Our client company is a large, US based producer of packaged food across broad categories. Within their Global Food Safety and Quality organization, the company seeks the person who will direct toxicology and related safety/risk assessment programs.

The person hired for this role will be responsible for risk assessment of impurities, contaminants, allergens, packaging materials etc. He/She will also be knowledgeable in and responsible for compliance with regulations that pertain to toxicology and food safety. This person will also represent the company’s interests on trade association panels and committees. The position reports to the company’s Senior Director of Food Safety.

My client seeks a person with a PhD in Toxicology or a related discipline and several years of experience in food, food ingredients or other consumer packaged goods. An ability to interact with a diverse range of internal and external colleagues is an important personal requirement. The position requires relocation to one of two offices, both in the Midwest and is not viable for a remote work arrangement.

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