Application Open Date:
20/12/2018 - 01:00
28/01/2019 - 22:59
Helsinki (Finland) or Parma (Italy)
Type of Contract:
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) and the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) are launching a joint call for expressions of interest for a scientific officer toxicology profile with the aim of establishing a common talent pool/reserve list that may be used for the recruitment of staff when a position becomes available in either recruiting agency. Key responsibilities: • Search/ obtain data and information, collect and collate them for preparing scientific materials. • Analyse and evaluate data for preparing working documents related to the scientific assessment. • Draft and review scientific outputs through the provision of evidence-based risk assessment. • Provide administrative and scientific support and input (i.e. preparation of working documents, scientific opinions, etc.) to the activities you are assigned to. • Participate in the development of guidance and methodology documents. • Provide technical support to manage contracts and procurements, including monitoring procedures. • Keep abreast of scientific and regulatory developments and provide information on legislative, policy and scientific aspects in the respective field. • Ensure coordination with European, national and international stakeholders within the scientific activities of the organisation. • Communicate and present scientific outputs by conveying the right messages and by making scientific concepts understandable to the public. • Provide advice and act as focal point for matters in the relevant field. • Ensure to the revision of existing policies, processes and procedures.