Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

Head of Toxicology and Pharmacokinetics (m/f/d)

Your tasks and responsibilities

  • Overall responsibility for establishing, compiling and submission of part III/safety and residue documentation for European Dossier of
    Veterinary Medicinal products and respective documentation for other agencies e.g. FDA, EPA, WHO, Codex
  • In this context supervise a team of managers and technical employees in charge for patient user and environmental safety and drug
    metabolism and kinetic
  • Coordinate a close cooperation network with Bayer Pharma, Bayer Crop Science and KOLs/Contract Research Organizations to ensure
    access to expertise and adequate execution of studies needed for Bayer Animal Health (BAH)
  • Coordinate environmental studies with Bayer Crop Science (BCS) and manage BAH dedicated resources at Bayer Pharma and Bayer
    Crop Science
  • Accountable for the design, implementation and reporting of toxicological and pharmacological studies as required for submission of any
    Veterinary Medicinal product or other regulatory pathways as well as for the early risk assessment of research projects within BAH
  • Functional guidance for all global activities in context of toxicological studies for new molecular entities as well as for marketed global
    active ingredients
  • Ensure fast approvals by guiding development of new molecular entities and new formulations from a toxicological perspective until
    submission and product launch
  • Represent BAH at scientific institutions, universities and regulatory bodies as well as relevant expert departments within Bayer



Who you are

  • Study of Veterinary Medicine (DVM, Dr. med. vet., PhD) or equivalent Biosciences (e.g. Biology, Biochemistry)
  • Expert (m/f) in toxicology or pharmacokinetics; a background in animal, user, consumer or environmental safety requirements is beneficial
  • Longterm experience as e.g. (Senior) Toxicologist (m/f) or as (Senior) Pharmacokinetic Specialist (m/f) in pharmaceutical or veterinary industry
  • Profound knowledge of regulatory toxicology and/or pharmacokinetics (e.g. Part III requirements of EU dossiers)
  • Strong leadership and decision-making skills
  • Very good interpersonal, communication and networking skills
  • Strategic thinker (m/f) with high ability to solve problems and to structure and simplify complex tasks
  • Fluent in English, both verbal and written




Your application

Are you looking for a new challenge where you can show your passion for innovation? Are you interested in working as part of a global team to improve people’s lives? Then send us your online application including cover letter, CV and references.




Bayer welcomes applications from all individuals, regardless of race, national origin, gender, age, physical characteristics, social origin, disability, union membership, religion, family status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression or any unlawful criterion under applicable law. We are committed to treating all applicants fairly and avoiding discrimination. 

Country: Germany
Location: Monheim
Reference Code: 20611