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Research Scientist II, Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology

Kelly Services
Mattawan, MI 49071
**Research Scientist 2 (DART)**

Direct hire/salaried

**Job Summary**

We are seeking an experienced Research Scientist 2 for the Study Directors - Drug Safety Evaluation (DSE) Team working in Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology.

A Research Scientist 2 - Safety Assessment serving as a study director (SD) is responsible for overseeing study conduct of preclinical efficacy and/or toxicology studies assigned by test facility management (TFM) within safety assessment; overseeing protocols/study plans; coordinating with technical teams for execution of studies, including establishing study schedules, verifying that standard operating procedures (SOPs) are available and adhered to, overseeing data recording and reporting, and verifying that regulatory requirements/expectations are met. The individual in this role interprets preclinical toxicity studies, evaluates and prepares reports from the data collected during these studies, communicates with sponsor representatives, and initiates contact with potential clients. May be involved with development of new technologies/procedures and may be required to manage departmental and procedural projects.

**Qualifications** (Knowledge, Experience, Skills and Abilities required to accomplish the essential functions) include but are not limited to:

+ Bachelors/Masters/PhD/PharmD/DVM/MD degree or equivalent in Toxicology, Pharmacology or a related discipline; with 5 or more years of related industry experience.

+ Meets expectations related to essential duties and responsibilities of Research Scientist 1. May represent an entry level for individual with relevant PharmD/DVM/MD degree or equivalent in Toxicology, Pharmacology or a related discipline

+ An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted as a satisfactory substitute for the specific education and experience listed above.

+ Success in this role requires familiarity with: study/project costs and impact of changes, local and international regulations and GLPs as they relate to primary area of focus, study process from proposal to report, quality assurance (QA)/quality control (QC) processes, IACUC process, the SD role in animal welfare, effective communication with veterinary staff and internal/external clients in a manner that generates confidence and builds trust, and communication with technical supervisor and Scientific Manager on issues of overall project costs and its importance related to staffing and equipment issues.

+ Demonstrated ability to anticipate and recognize potential problems within programs and effectively communicate alternatives to clients and a meaningful fashion.

+ Strong communications skills, verbally and in writing at all levels inside and outside the organization.

+ Basic familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite.

+ Computer skills, commensurate with Essential Functions, including the ability to learn a validated system.

+ Ability to work extended hours beyond normal work schedule to include, but not limited to evenings, weekends, extended shifts, and/or extra shifts; sometimes on short notice.

+ Ability to work under specific time constraints.

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (


Posted: 2022-01-14 Expires: 2022-02-14

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