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Corporate Function Human Safety Toxicologist, PhD

Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

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Are you interested in innovating and making a difference while working for a global company? As an engineer in R&D, you will be involved in all stages of the design process, from conception to presentation of the finished plans. You will constantly be learning, growing, and improving as you find new ways to innovate and develop within your area.

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Are you interested in innovating and making a difference while working for a global company? Are you excited to learn and apply contemporary safety assessment processes?

We have an immediate opening for a Toxicologist in the Human Safety group! In this role, you will understand and utilize current toxicological evaluation and product stewardship approaches to ensure that products are acceptable for their intended use and meet regulatory requirements. You will be an integral member of P&G’s Corporate Functions Global Product Stewardship, Human Safety organization and will be responsible for:

Applying safety science principles to develop chemical hazard assessments to ensure the safety of P&G ingredients and products. Responsibilities include determining strategy for assessment approach and developing, refining, and peer reviewing assessments. This role requires in-depth toxicological endpoint expertise.

Providing regulatory toxicology support for global chemical compliance programs (e.g., REACH, etc.) including the in-depth safety data review, risk assessment, and preparation of robust safety assessments for P&G critical ingredients across a diverse portfolio. Work includes assisting in the preparation of and the assessment/updating of registration dossiers in accordance with pertinent regulatory requirements and providing in-depth systemic toxicity data review and read-across.


Requirements (skills / experiences) for the role:

Ph.D. or related experience in Toxicology or Pharmacology or related field.

Background/experience in risk assessment, systemic endpoints, and read- across is preferred.

Effective application of basic scientific skills in a business environment, as well as the ability and capacity to learn contemporary risk assessment processes and related disciplines critical to providing assurance of safety for consumer products.

Excel at in-depth technical data review, interpretation, and communication of data and have strong attention to detail.

Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Capable of operating inclusively and effectively in a diverse environment across levels, cultures, regions/geographies, backgrounds, and disciplines.

Convey positions clearly and explain complex technical issues in a manner suitable to customers.

Excellent problem-solving skills and have the confidence to both understand the business and make critical decisions in a scientifically robust manner.

Strong collaboration skills. Collaborate and build strong relationships with partners, both internal and external.

A self-starter and able to work independently, yet also effectively collaborate and work with teams and colleagues.

Strong priority setting and ability to manage multiple competing and or shifting business priorities. Ability to adapt to changing priorities, while continuing to manage projects according to business needs.

What we offer you:

  • Meaningful work - you will engage in real work, putting your skills and knowledge to play in an impactful way. You'll have an impact on the business throughout your time with us!
  • Continuous mentorship – you will work with passionate people and receive both formal training as well as day-to-day mentoring from your coaches and manager.
  • Inclusive and respectful work environment – employees are at the core, we value every individual and support initiatives, promoting agility and work/life balance.

About us

We produce globally recognized brands and we grow the best business leaders in the industry. With a portfolio of trusted brands as diverse as ours, it is paramount our leaders are able to lead with courage the vast array of brands, categories and functions. We serve consumers around the world with one of the strongest portfolios of trusted, quality, leadership brands, including Always®, Ariel®, Gillette®, Head & Shoulders®, Herbal Essences®, Oral-B®, Pampers®, Pantene®, Tampax® and more. Our community includes operations in approximately 70 countries worldwide.

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Our consumers are diverse and our talents - internally - mirror this diversity to best serve it. That is why we’re committed to building a winning culture based on Inclusion and our ideal candidate is passionate about the same principle: you will join our daily effort of being “in touch” so we craft brands and products to improve the lives of the world’s consumers now and in the future. We want you to inspire us with your unrivaled ideas.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, citizenship, HIV/AIDS status or any other legally protected factor.
Immigration sponsorship is not available for this role. As a general matter, Procter & Gamble does not sponsor candidates for nonimmigrant visas or permanent residency. However, Procter & Gamble may make exceptions on a discretionary basis. Any exceptions would be based on the Company's specific business needs at the time and place of recruitment as well as the particular qualifications of the individual.

Procter & Gamble participates in e-verify as required by law.

Qualified individuals will not be disadvantaged based on being unemployed.

Location: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

Job Id: RND00004386

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