Jurox is a 100% Australian owned Animal Health Company. Our products are sold to veterinarians, consumers and rural merchandise outlets in Australia, New Zealand, Asia, Africa, Europe and Canada. The Company spends approximately 15% of its revenue on research in any given year.
A permanent fulltime position has become available for a Senior Research Scientist or Research Veterinarian at our Rutherford facility in the Hunter Valley of NSW, Australia. This position will report to the Head of Product Development. In this role, the main responsibilities will include designing, collaborating, executing, managing and writing reports on studies required for:
- Testing of product concepts
- Pharmaceutical product development suitable for registration dossiers
There would also be an opportunity to fulfil the role as Monitor for field studies, to work with veterinarians, farmers, co-operators, contract research organisations, chemists and regulatory affairs personnel, as well as to become an integral part of the Jurox R&D Quality System.
If the applicant has a veterinary degree which can be registered in New South Wales, the role will include participating as an Emergency Veterinarian in studies.
In addition, the role will require participation in commercial product development such as suggesting and researching commercially-viable novel product ideas and new methodologies for testing product concepts, participating in knowledge sharing, giving advice to sales and marketing where appropriate, and project management.
Ideally the candidate will have:
- A degree in veterinary science with further research experience or post graduate qualifications (for example in the areas of parasitology or reproduction); OR a degree in life sciences and further research experience and post-graduate qualifications in parasitology.
- Knowledge of GLP and GCP, experimental design and statistics particularly related to product registration, and demonstrated skills in scientific writing would be an advantage.
To enjoy and succeed in this role the candidate would have to be meticulous with recording data, very organised, approachable, a team player and adaptable. The position involves travel to Jurox research facilities, contract research organisations and to investigator sites throughout Australia and New Zealand. It may be necessary to travel abroad occasionally.
The remuneration package will be negotiated based on the training and experience of the candidate. Relocation and Visa application assistance may be available for the successful candidate.
Further information about Jurox is available at www.jurox.com.au .
Applications or requests for further information should be sent to Head of Product Development, 85 Gardiner Road, Rutherford 2320, NSW, Australia or email firstname.lastname@example.org .