Charles River Laboratories Associate Director, Analytical Chemistry (Lab Sciences) in Reno, Nevada
Associate Director, Analytical Chemistry (Lab Sciences)
Req ID #: 81551
Reno, NV, US, 89511
For 70 years, Charles River employees have worked together to assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture of new drug therapies. When you join our family, you will have a significant impact on the health and well-being of people across the globe. Whether your background is in life sciences, finance, IT, sales or another area, your skills will play an important role in the work we perform. In return, we’ll help you build a career that you can feel passionate about.
We are seeking an Associate Director, Analytical Chemistry (Lab Sciences)for our Safety Assessment site locatedReno, Nevada.
The following are responsibilities related to theAssociate Director, Analytical Chemistry (Lab Sciences):
Designs and/or executes scientific testing strategies and studies. Leads assay development, assay validation or study conduct, or is involved in preparation of material [e.g. HPLC, UV/VIS, SEC, etc. ]. Reviews and interprets study data, communicates results to clients and reviews final reports. Serves as Project Scientist, as applicable. Ensures compliance with protocols and all applicable SOPs. Troubleshoots and resolves assay or technical issues in the laboratory when scientific expertise is needed. May introduce new technologies or introduce improvements in existing technologies. Provides advisory functions to clients designing a program or experiment, dealing with specific dataset interpretation, or when appropriate answering questions from regulatory authorities.
Manage activities of assigned group(s) to ensure effective performance of function.
The following are minimum qualifications related to the Associate Director, Analytical Chemistry (Lab Sciences) position:
PhD and 5 years of experience in Analytical Chemistry OR
Master’s degree and 6 years of experience in Analytical Chemistry OR
Bachelor’s degree and 8 years of experience in Analytical Chemistry
Managerial experience directly managing people and/or leadership experience leading teams, projects, programs or directing the allocation of resources
Experience in the contract research or pharmaceutical industry conducting scientific research.
Experience in a GLP environment required. Management experience required. Experience with financial business planning and project management experience preferred.
About Safety Assessment
Charles River is committed to helping our partners expedite their preclinical drug development with exceptional safety assessment services, state-of-the-art facilities and expert regulatory guidance. From individual specialty toxicology and IND enabling studies to tailored packages and total laboratory support, our deeply experienced team can design and execute programs that anticipate challenges and avoid roadblocks for a smooth, efficient journey to market. Each year approximately 120 investigational new drug (IND) programs are conducted in our Safety Assessment facilities.
About Charles River
Charles River is an early-stage contract research organization (CRO). We have built upon our foundation of laboratory animal medicine and science to develop a diverse portfolio of discovery and safety assessment services, both Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and non-GLP, to support clients from target identification through preclinical development. Charles River also provides a suite of products and services to support our clients’ clinical laboratory testing needs and manufacturing activities. Utilizing this broad portfolio of products and services enables our clients to create a more flexible drug development model, which reduces their costs, enhances their productivity and effectiveness to increase speed to market.
With over 17,000 employees within 90 facilities in 20 countries around the globe, we are strategically positioned to coordinate worldwide resources and apply multidisciplinary perspectives in resolving our client’s unique challenges. Our client base includes global pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology companies, government agencies and hospitals and academic institutions around the world. And in 2019, revenue increased to $2.62 billion.
At Charles River, we are passionate about our role in improving the quality of people’s lives. Our mission, our excellent science and our strong sense of purpose guide us in all that we do, and we approach each day with the knowledge that our work helps to improve the health and well-being of many across the globe. We have proudly supported the development of 85% of the drugs approved by the FDA in 2019.
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Charles River Laboratories is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Disabled/Vet
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