Neuchatel, Switzerland


Life Sciences



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Senior Toxicologist -Neuchâtel, Switzerland Be a part of a revolutionary change! At PMI, we’ve chosen to do something incredible. We’re totally transforming our business, and building our future on smoke-free products with the power to improve the lives of a billion smokers worldwide. We’re also exploring new categories, looking beyond nicotine to develop a new portfolio of innovative products. With huge change, comes huge opportunity. So, wherever you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom to dream up and deliver better, brighter solutions and the space to move your career forward in endlessly different directions. It’s so rare in R&D that everything aligns to create the ideal conditions for outstanding work. Right now, at PMI, that’s exactly what’s happening. R&D is the driving force for our bold new vision: to replace cigarettes with a revolutionary portfolio of alternative products. Join us and you’ll have the resources, support and technology you need to break new ground and see ideas come to life. You’ll be surrounded by some of the brightest scientists in their fields, with fast access to subject experts and commercial decision-makers. If you’re creative, courageous and ready to take risks, you can make a huge impact and propel your career in an endless number of directions. Ultimately, by delivering our smoke-free and beyond nicotine future, your work could change the lives of millions. Your day-to-day As a Senior Toxicologist, you will work in the Preclinical Toxicological Evaluation Team and be responsible for the nonclinical toxicological evaluation of PMI LS portfolio. You will provide scientific expertise in general and regulatory toxicology, risk assessment, drug metabolism, toxicokinetics, and molecular and cellular toxicology. More specifically, you will • Act as a Subject Matter Expert for the conduct of nonclinical toxicological evaluation • Work proactively with cross-functional teams to develop nonclinical assessment plans • Critically analyze and evaluate toxicological studies • Perform risk assessment and prepare toxicological assessment narratives • Contribute to advance the 21st-century toxicology initiative to support PMI’s product assessment Who we are looking for • PhD degree in Toxicology (or related field) • Substantial experience in nonclinical toxicology (in industry is preferred) and risk assessment • Strong written and spoken English is a must • Excellent communication and organizational skills • Ability to work under strict deadlines in a fast-paced environment • A team player while still having a strong drive to push forward • Working knowledge of Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) regulations • Experience with addressing Adverse Outcome Pathways using in vitro techniques would be considered an advantage What we offer Our success depends on the men and women who come to work every single day with a sense of purpose and an appetite for progress. Join PMI and you too can: • Seize the freedom to define your future and ours. We’ll empower you to take risks, experiment and explore. • Be part of an inclusive, diverse culture, where everyone’s contribution is respected; collaborate with some of the world’s best people and feel like you belong. • Pursue your ambitions and develop your skills with a global business – our staggering size and scale provides endless opportunities to progress. • Take pride in delivering our promise to society: to improve the lives of a billion smokers. For the application CV is a must and the motivation letter would be appreciated. #LIJobs