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Global Human Health Risk Assessor


Copenhagen, Denmark



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Industry Type:

Plant & Soil Sciences, Seed & Biotechnology

Career Type:

Researcher/Research & Development

Job Type:

Full Time

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Corteva AgriScienceTM has an exciting opportunity for a Human Health Risk Assessor within the Human Safety function. In this role, you will be part of a growing and a highly dynamicglobal team thatis responsible forproviding technical expertise for the registration of a diverse range of crop protection products, including foliar applied products, seed treatment and biologicals.The role further offers the opportunity to gain technical breadth through responsibility for both dietary and non-dietary risk assessment on a global level. Working in multidisciplinaryteams, solving techno-regulatory problems in a collaborative environment, and interacting with internal and external stakeholders are important aspects of this role.  

The position is in Europe, preferably in Oxfordshire in United Kingdom, but is also open to other locations, including remote working possibility. 

Key Responsibilities 

  • Serves as a Subject Matter Expert in Human Health Risk within global multi-disciplinary project regulatory teams to support the registration of active ingredients and formulated products.  
  • Conducts dietary and non-dietary risk assessments and develops robust technical positions in alignment with regulatory requirements across the globe. 
  • Participates in developing and maintaining global regulatory strategy for active ingredients, identifies techno-regulatory issues and data gaps, and makes recommendations for mitigating risk and higher tier data generation. 
  • Maintains awareness of changing Guidance and regulatory requirements that may impact registrations.  
  • Determines higher tier data needs and provides appropriate technical input for study design, interpretation of data and incorporation of results into risk assessment.  
  • Ensures timely delivery of high-quality submission documents and provides post submission support to address questions raised by regulators. 
  • Communicates information in a timely manner to relevant stakeholders, including other experts in Regulatory Sciences, functional groups and leaders, and project regulatory leader. 
  • Leads or contributes to advocacy efforts with regulatory agencies, decision makers and policy influencers. 



Required Qualifications:  

  • Ph.D. (desired) or a Masters degree in Exposure Science, Risk Assessment, Toxicology, Chemistry or another relevant scientific discipline. 
  • Two or more years of experience in preparing expert reviews and Human Safety Risk Assessments within the Crop Protection Industry is highly desirable along with knowledge of regulations for pesticide registrations. Individuals with similar experience in other chemical industry may also be considered. 
  • Ability to interpret complex technical data and provide recommendations and implications.  
  • Experience in field study monitoring will be advantageous. 
  • Demonstrated track record of initiative, attention to detail and creative thinking. 
  • Project leadership skills to coordinate multiple projects in a timely and effective manner. 
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to create and maintain collaborative and inclusive relationships and positively influence decision-making processes. 
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills that allow dissemination of complex technical information in a clear and concise manner, along with the ability to adapt to a variety of scientific and non-scientific audiences, internally and externally  
  • Experience of working in industry associations and interactions with national or international regulatory authorities is desirable. 

Location and Travel Requirements: 

This position can be based in any of our main European sites (e.g. Oxfordshire- UK, Cremona - Italy, Paris- France, Munich - Germany, Sevilla -Spain.); remote work can also be considered. 


Who Are We Looking For? 

Curious, bold thinkers who want to grow their careers and be part of a highly motivated group of global experts. 

Market shaping individuals who want to transform the agriculture industry to meet the worlds growing need for food. 

Collaborators who thrive in a diverse, inclusive work environment. 

Innovators who bring initiative and fresh ideas that drive our business into the future and make us an industry leader 

Growing What Matters Starts With You What We Can Offer To Help You Grow? 

This is a great growth opportunity for those already possessing experience in one area of Human Health Risk Assessment (dietary or non-dietary) and wish to gain technical breadth in both areas in a truly global role.  

Opportunity to be part of a global industry working to discover solutions to the most pressing agricultural challenges of our time. 

Diverse, inclusive work environment where employees bring their whole selves to work and feel heard, valued and empowered. 

Dedicated and customized resources to help grow your professional skills, industry expertise and personal perspectives. 

Joining us is a natural opportunity to strengthen your professional network through valuable relationships. 

Support the health and well-being of every employee by offering world-class benefits, meaningful work and competitive salary. 

Performance driven culture with a strong focus on speed, efficiency and agility.


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Job Post Date: 06/01/22
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