Location: East Midlands
The Company: Specialist service providers to the crop protection industry.
The Industry: Agriculture, Agrochemicals, Technical, Management, GLP
Purpose of the Job: A fantastic opportunity has become available for aTeam Co-ordinator. The successful candidate will need to provide leadership, guidance, expertise to the UK GLP Study Management Team to achieve the business’s agreed strategic, financial and quality objectives.
Provide technical leadership, guidance and expertise and support to the UK GLP Study Management team.
Maintain close liaison with business/GLP management and study management team members and quality assurance to ensure studies are conducted, recorded, reported and archived with appropriate accuracy and timeliness.
Ensure KPI’s are met.
Fulfil the role of Study Director and/or Principal Investigator as indicated in relevant study/field plans in accordance with the appropriate regulatory standards (GLP).
Monitor, forecast and control the volumes of work within the UK GLP study management team to achieve pre-agreed financial objectives and targets. Ensure that pre-agreed levels of technical consistency are achieved.
Attend/contribute to various study management meetings as required.
Ensure all critical phases of allocated studies/trials are carried out in accordance with the requirements of the study plan, test guidelines and appropriate regulatory standards (GLP), relevant SOP’s and the business’s policy.
With reference to the designated Supervisor, make recommendations on the team’s resource requirements and assist with cost control.
Hire, motivate, develop and retain relevant technical employees.
Supervise the preparation/control of quotations and contracts within the allocated teams/units using the appropriate business systems. Provide the business with periodic status reports.
Oversee the checking of raw data and production of reports within agreed schedules. Ensure that pre-agreed levels of technical consistency are achieved.
Assume overall responsibility for writing study/field plans, checking raw data, results of statistical analysis and final reports for allocated studies.
Make recommendations on/assist in furthering levels of standardisation and internal consistency within designated area of responsibility.Liaise with members of the Quality Unit to achieve/maintain appropriate regulatory compliance (GLP) with designated studies.
Ideal Person Skills and Qualifications:
Relevant degree in a Life Sciences subject with at least 5 years’ experience in the crop protection industry/2 years man management experience.
Knowledge of global processes and regulatory requirements, including experience in the development and production of agrochemical products and agricultural practice.
Be customer focussed and concern for quality.
Demonstrate a strong drive for high quality output and be clear on expectations, direction and requirements.
Ability to achieve excellent performance and have a positive attitude.
Excellent communication skills and interpersonal understanding in a multi-cultural business.
Empathy and cultural sensitivity.
A high level of initiative and motivation as well as being an enthusiastic team player.
Ability to travel as and when required.
IT literate in Microsoft packages.
Competitive salary package plus the opportunity to work in an ambitious and thriving business.
How to apply: Please send your CV and cover letter to; Emma@agriFJ.co.uk
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