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Job ref: JO0732 Salary: £16.92 per hour Location: Addlestone, Surrey

Temporary / Full time

Job Title: Higher Scientific Officer
Location: Addlestone
Hours: 37 hours per week, Monday to Friday. (Temporary, full time, 6 month assignment)


We are looking for a Higher Scientific Officer on a temporary basis for a 6 month period.  This role will be responsible for producing publicly available scientific summaries of the assessment report for each new Marketing Authorisation for publication on GOV.UK.

The role
This is a temporary, full-time position working Monday to Friday, 37 hours per week for a 6 month period.

Your duties and responsibilities:

  • Using scientific knowledge to make decisions about what information to include in reports of scientific tests and clinical studies for the lay public audience.
  • Summarise scientific data and draw together all sections of the assessment reports.
  • Assessing and approving veterinary medicine product literature and applications made under the Special Import Scheme.
  • Collaborating closely with both administrative staff and specialist assessors.

What you need to succeed:
Only applications with a Science-based degree will be considered, preferably within Veterinary Science or other related fields. For this role you must also have excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite, with a particular emphasis on Excel, and the ability to manipulate data within it. You need to be highly organised, able to prioritise workload and have excellent communication skills.

What you need to do now:
To talk to us about the role or to make an application, please contact Amber Employment Services.

All applications will be responded to.

Amber Employment Services Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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