Biotech Regulatory Scientist

J.R. Simplot Company
Boise, Idaho
April 09 2018
Life Sciences
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

Biotech Regulatory Scientist, J.R. Simplot Company (Boise, ID). Seek approval of biotech products in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Japan & other countries as needed for export & trade protection. Interface & communicate with U.S. & International Governmental Regulatory agencies to ensure the smoothest path through regulatory for company & partner biotechnology products. Work w/ the Director Regulatory Affairs, Regulatory Managers, & other Research Scientists to plan & execute studies needed for regulatory approval. Dvlp & monitor quality systems for managing successful market launches of biotech potatoes both domestically & internationally. Collaborate w/ biotech researchers to influence regulatory agencies regarding the product safety w/ the goal of minimizing time & resources needed for approval. Reqmts: Bachelor's Deg or equiv in Biological Sciences, Agronomy, Statistical Sciences, or related scientific field. 3 yrs exp in job or related biotechnology exp. In lieu of exp, a Master's Deg in Agronomy w/ related research activities is acceptable. Must be able to dsgn & interpret data from regulatory experiments used to assess & select improved crop products. Have the ability to process & present information w/ high levels of accuracy for regulatory submissions; Knowl of crop field testing based on agronomics & statistics; Ability to dsgn proper field trials including dsgn, measurement, & analysis of results, for regulatory compliance; Scientific Report Writing: Ability to create clear, succinct, & organized scientific reports that communicate research, ideas, & recommendations; Execute & document every aspect of a research plan. Excellent oral communication skills & ability to express oneself & communicate w/ others appropriately. Ability to travel internationally for up to 5 weeks yearly. Qualified candidate please send resume by Mail to Ryan Kuhn, Global Mobility & International Project Specialist, J.R. Simplot Company, 1099 W Front St, Boise ID 83702.