The primary purpose of this position is to lead the FDA regulatory approval process for Cambridge Glycoscience’s core plant-based low sugar ingredients. The successful candidate will work with regulatory and scientific experts, and as such prior experience with regulatory procedures is advantageous but by no means required. Core responsibilities include formulating strategy, planning clinical trials, writing scientific articles and assembling dossiers for publication.
Additionally, this role will lead our applications for a range of different certification schemes.
Owing to the impact of regulation on all parts of the business, the candidate will play an important role in developing the strategy and execution of each of these parts. Crucially, the candidate must be able to communicate coherently with members of the team working in these different areas to develop novel insights and guide productive work.
This is a great opportunity to join a groundbreaking company at the start of a growth period. It is also a great opportunity to lead the development of a core part of the business’ function. Candidates should also expect to experience and contribute to a range of wider functions across the company.
Competitive compensation commensurate with experience will be offered, including equity-based remuneration.
The role is based in central Cambridge, UK. Prefered start ASAP.
Candidates should have:
Excellent written and oral communication skills – evidence of technical writing and presentation
Excellent project management skills – evidence of successfully managing multiple technical and time-constrained projects.
Excellent critical thinking skills – evidence of leading and intellectually defining the path of technical projects.
Strong life science fundamentals, ideally with a bachelor’s degree in a life science field. Advanced degrees are preferred.
Excellent team skills and temperament.
Strong work ethic – prepared to put in extra hours when then are really needed.