Report Finalization Scientist - Toxicology Reporting

Req ID #:  102771

Senneville, Quebec, CA, H9X 3R3

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.


IMPORTANT:   In order to be considered for this position, a resume/CV must be uploaded and submitted during the application process.  Please make sure work history and education are added correctly.   


Job Summary


We are looking for a Report Finalization Scientist to assist the Study Directors with the tasks involved with the finalization of reports for our location in Senneville.


The responsibilities are the following: 
•    Lead the finalization process for a number of reports by providing support to the assigned Study Director(s)
•    Autonomously (until the Study Director’s involvement is required) manages the receipt, distribution, pursue of, and/or address of report comments with scientific judgment and accuracy
•    Coordinate and collaborate with involved departments, external contributors, and/or Sponsor (on Study Director’s behalf) to produce quality, on-time final reports 
•    Ensure completion/availability of all required documents and notifications in support of report finalizations
•    Prioritize his/her workload to manage the concomitant finalization process of multiple reports
•    Communicate effectively and own the ability to adhere to timelines for successful finalization of studies 
•    Assists with management of Quality Assurance (QA) audits, answers QA audit findings and assures necessary corrections

Job Qualifications


The minimum requirements are:

•    Bachelor’s (BA/BSc) degree or equivalent in Toxicology with experience in different areas/specialties beneficial/preferred. Experience: 4 to 6 years in a Study Director/Scientific/Regulatory role or related industry experience considered an asset
•    An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted as a satisfactory substitute for the specific education and experience listed above
•    Experience in scientific data presentation, writing, editing, and proofreading preferred
•    Functions as an independent scientific support to the Study Director in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures and Good Laboratory Practice regulations and is aware of appropriate regulations, guidelines and guidance of the applicable Good Laboratory Practices (GLPs) 
•    Understands the reporting process
•    Knowledge of Quality Assurance (QA)/Quality Control (QC) process
•    Prompt and effective verbal or written communication with internal and external clients on study-related items in a manner that generates confidence and builds trust
•    Proven experience of working within given timescales with excellent attention to detail and demonstrated organizational skills
•    Demonstrates ability to prioritize daily tasks
•    Demonstrates ability to use critical thinking to anticipate and resolve study-related issues.
•    Ability to provide a support network
•    Familiarity and ease of use with Microsoft Office Suite



IMPORTANT: A resume is required to be considered for this position. If you have not uploaded your resume in your candidate profile, please return to upload field and attach your resume/CV. 

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.


Equal Employment Opportunity
Charles River Laboratories is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Disabled/Vet.

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