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RIFCON is a leading independent contract research institution which specialises in risk assessment and the registration of plant protection products. We are a highly motivated team of competent scientists, working in areas ranging from exposure assessments to standard and higher-tier risk assessments or field studies. As a constantly growing enterprise, we are always looking for motivated scientists to join our team.

Currently open positions

Please note

Please send applications only to jobs@rifcon.de, NOT to the general contact address (info@rifcon.de), since your application can not be considered in the latter case.

Contact

Please apply in English or German and arrange your application in one PDF document which includes a cover letter, your CV, letter of reference and your salary expectation. Please specify the Ref. No. in your email subject.

Overview

Ecological modellers, risk assessors for wild birds and mammals, field biologists, ecotoxicologists, chemists, agricultural engineers …

… We are constantly looking for motivated and competent personnel. Therefore, your unsolicited application is always appreciated. We are looking forward to hearing from you soon.

Expert for Analytical Methods / Physical Chemical Properties - (m/f/d) Ref. No 04-03.2021

Short description

For our Chemistry team located in Hirschberg / Germany we are looking for a chemist for becoming an expert in analytical methods and physical-chemical properties of plant protection products.

Your Tasks and responsibilities

The candidate will be involved in various aspects of registration activities for active ingredients and plant protection products under Regulation (EC) 1107/2009 including:

  • Data gap analysis
  • Processing and evaluating scientific data according to registration requirements
  • Preparing expert statements
  • Monitoring of lab studies on analytical methods and physical-chemical properties
  • Giving scientific input to our regulatory teams on ecotox, efate, toxicology and consumer safety regarding analytical methods
  • Supporting our field study department in questions related to analytical methods
  • Preparing EU dossiers according to current EU regulations and national requirements
  • Communicating with clients, laboratories and authorities
  • Evaluating authority requests and commenting
  • Strategic consultancy / project management

Your Qualification

  • Scientific background (chemist or equivalent discipline)
  • Practical experience in analytical methods (e.g. GC-MS, HPLC-MS/MS, IC-MS)
  • Experience in scientific reporting of analytical methods and EU related guidelines (SANCO/3029, /3030 and /825) is desirable
  • Experience in GLP & technical understanding is advantageous
  • Very good level of written and spoken English, other language skills are advantageous
  • Self-motivated
  • Excellent communication and team player skills

Our Offer

  • Attractive working environment including indefinite contract and multifaceted tasks
  • To work as part of a dedicated international team of scientists and staff
  • Possibility of professional development and occupational education
  • An option to widen your personal network in the area of industry, science and regulatory authorities
  • High degree of project and self-responsibility
  • Employer-funded pension
  • Friendly and family working atmosphere
  • Home office opportunities
  • Flexible working hours and part time models
  • Job ticket, employee parking spaces
  • Allowance regarding child care
  • Individual ergonomic advices, Yoga
  • Team events
  • Free coffee, tea and water

Contact

If you meet our requirements please apply in English or German and send us your application to jobs@rifcon.de with the Ref. No.: 04-03.2021. Please include a covering letter, your CV, a reference letter and your salary expectation.

RIFCON GmbH – Niederlassung Hirschberg – Goldbeckstr. 13 – 69493 Hirschberg

Phone: +49 6201 84528 00 – Mail: jobs@rifcon.de – Homepage: www.rifcon.de

Registration Manager for Plant Protection Products (m/f/d) (Ref. No 04-03.2021)

Short description

Our registration management team located in Hirschberg / Germany is looking for an experienced registration manager for plant protection products and biopesticides.

Your Tasks and responsibilities

The candidate will be involved in various aspects of registration activities for plant protection products and biopesticides under Regulation (EC) 1107/2009 including:

  • Development of registration strategies to support our clients in regulatory affairs
  • Management of AIR projects and zonal product submissions
  • Task Force management
  • Data gap analysis
  • Preparation of EU dossiers according to European and national requirements in close collaboration with the technical experts of the single sections
  • Close cooperation with our clients, external and internal stakeholders
  • Communication with European authorities

Your Qualification

  • At least 3 years of professional experience in regulatory affairs (plant protection or biocides preferred, cosmetics or pharma also of advantage)
  • Professional experience (industry, consultancy, or authority) in one of the relevant technical areas of plant protection product registration is of advantage
  • Scientific background (Biologist / Chemist / Agriculturist or equivalent discipline)
  • Experience in project management
  • Very good level of written and spoken English, other language skills are advantageous
  • Self-motivated
  • Excellent communication and team player skills

Our Offer

  • Attractive working environment including indefinite contract and multifaceted tasks
  • To work as part of a dedicated international team of scientists and staff
  • Possibility of professional development and occupational education
  • An option to widen your personal network in the area of industry, science and regulatory authorities
  • High degree of project and self-responsibility
  • Employer-funded pension
  • Friendly and family working atmosphere
  • Home office opportunities
  • Flexible working hours and part time models
  • Job ticket, employee parking spaces
  • Allowance regarding child care
  • Individual ergonomic advices, Yoga
  • Team events

Contact

If you meet our requirements, please apply in English or German and send your application to jobs@rifcon.de with the Ref. No.: 04-03.2021. Please include a covering letter, your CV, a Letter of Reference and your salary expectation.

RIFCON GmbH – Niederlassung Hirschberg – Goldbeckstr. 13 – 69493 Hirschberg

Phone: +49 6201 84528 00 – Mail: jobs@rifcon.de – Homepage: www.rifcon.de