Battelle UK limited

Environmental fate and metabolism study directors

Full-Time in Chelmsford, GB - Associate - Environmental Fate

Study Directors - Environmental Fate and Metabolism, Battelle UK.

Are you a Study Director looking for a new opportunity or do you hold a senior technical role in Environmental-Fate & Metabolism and are ready to make the next step up? If so we would love to hear from you.

As part of our current programme exciting opportunities exist for Study Directors in our Environmental Fate and Metabolism team in Chelmsford, Essex. Our talented and highly regarded team work in modern, well equipped laboratories on multiple environmental fate and plant & animal metabolism studies.

You should have several years’ experience in an environmental fate and metabolism environment and the ability to train, mentor, develop and manage a team of scientists and technical staff.

You will ideally be qualified to BSc level or higher in Chemistry, Environmental Science, Forensic and Analytical Science, or a similar scientific subject, but all candidates with sufficient relevant experience will be considered.

We offer purpose-built state of the art facilities, modern equipment and IT-solutions and the support of an experienced and motivated team. We are committed to providing a developmental progression path for all employees within a flexible, results-orientated workplace.

Salary will be commensurate with experience. We offer an attractive package which includes flexible working hours a generous and well managed private pension scheme, private medical insurance and further insurance-related benefits.

Candidates wishing to apply should submit a detailed CV and cover letter.

Battelle UK Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of Battelle Memorial Institute and is comprised of approximately 100 scientists. From our modern state of the art laboratory facilities in Chelmsford, Essex and Havant, Hampshire we offer customers in the agrochemical and associated industries the opportunity to outsource the conduct of studies required to optimise the development and regulatory approval of their products

Battelle Values

  • Unity: We do what’s right for our customers, employees, our communities and Battelle’s future - always with safety and integrity at the forefront of everything that we do.
  • Creativity: We use our diversity and curiosity to rapidly deploy science and technology solutions for the world.
  • Collaboration: We work together and are accountable to each other, taking personal responsibility for our customers’ and Battelle’s success.
  • Excellence: We are defined by a winning spirit. Coaching each other to be at our best and acting with urgency to create a thriving organisation.
  • Appreciation: We value one another and recognise each other’s contributions.

Battelle is dedicated to education in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). We solve global challenges through contract research, lab management, STEM education, philanthropy and volunteerism.

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