Product and Health Scientists
Circa £35,000 + Excellent benefits | Bristol
This is an exciting opportunity to join Imperial Tobacco, the UK’s undisputed market leader with a portfolio of brands and products available in over 160 countries worldwide. Due to business growth our close knit science team has expanded, proof that even in the current climate, we’re well placed to continue our success and yours. We have two openings within the team, one on a permanent basis and an additional one year fixed term contract.
As a responsible manufacturer it’s important that we understand the complex science relating to the health effects associated with our products and respond appropriately. Do you have what it takes to:
• Monitor and review scientific developments in diseases associated with tobacco products
• Keep up to date with advances in scientific methods and technology
• Communicate complex scientific information to senior management
• Evaluate research proposals
• Collaborate with both scientists and non-scientists
The knowledge you gain will also inform and support future product modifications and innovations.
We’re interested in hearing from scientists with an MSc / equivalent postgraduate experience or PhD, with an emphasis on biological sciences, biochemistry or neurobiology. You should possess strong skills of abstracting and reviewing scientific literature. Some UK and international travel would be expected. Language skills, particularly German, French or Spanish would be an advantage.
Imperial Tobacco offers an excellent salary and benefits package that includes - Annual bonus scheme, share save plan, 29 days holiday (4 fixed for Christmas period), excellent pension scheme, free on site gym as well as state of the art offices with on-site parking.
Deadline: Wednesday, 19 June 2013