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Product Chemistry Leader

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Company :
Corteva Agriscience

Location :
Indianapolis, Indiana

Expiry Date :
Sun, 13 Dec 2020 23:59:59 GMT

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Description Corteva Agriscience is seeking a highly motivated candidate for the position of Product Chemistry Leader within Analytical Sciences, Product & Process Technology R & D, located in Indianapolis, IN, USA. You will be responsible for leading talented product chemistry subject matter experts (SMEs) and scientists through the development, registration, and launch of new crop protection products. This position is ideally suited to individuals with prior people leadership, as well as analytical, product chemistry or relevant scientific and/or regulatory experience. You should have a proven track record of developing talent and high performing teams from scientific backgrounds. This role includes partnering directly with key stakeholders in discovery, regulatory, supply, quality, and manufacturing. You will also have an opportunity to advance Corteva’s commitment to a diverse and inclusive work environment. Responsibilities: How will you help us grow? It matters to us, and it matters to you! + Recruit, select, lead and develop talent. + Demonstrate understanding of analytical and regulatory requirements to achieve and maintain registrations of new and existing crop protection products. + Develop strategies to enhance organizational effectiveness and build relationships with internal and external partners, including CROs. + Advise and guide scientific staff through analytical and regulatory topics. + Collaborate with organizational partners to sustain and foster a culture of integration, team work, and joint problem solving. + Budget planning, establishing organizational strategies, and strategic workforce planning. + Cross functional collaboration to deliver and maintain product registrations. + Strong collaboration with internal and external stakeholders. + Ensure regulatory and scientific excellence across team. + Lead cross-functional projects and represent Product Chemistry on cross-functional project teams. + Engage with industry associations and networks. + Advocate for excellence in analytical sciences and product chemistry with scientists throughout the company. Qualifications Requirements: What expertise have you grown? What do you bring to the table? + PhD with a minimum of 5 years of experience, or BS/MS with a minimum of 8 years of experience in chemistry, biology, engineering or relevant scientific or regulatory field. + Proven previous leadership, ability to align, motivate, and empower team members. + Excellent understanding of analytical methodologies and study conduct. + Knowledge of GLP study management and quality systems. + Budget planning, establishing organizational strategies, and managing scientific staff. + Effective communication, collaboration and negotiation. + Demonstrated ability for critical thinking and innovation. + Ability to engage and align with key stakeholders. + Ability to communicate challenges as well as developing and executing contingency plans. + Demonstrate an ability to apply and promote a growth and continuous improvement mindset with the teams. Community : We care about you and we care that you’re comfortable. While there’s no place like home, Corteva comes close. Our Campus: Our Indianapolis, Indiana campus is home to more than 1,000 employees whose mission is simple – to feed the world. While our employees are busy working to solve world hunger and ensure environmental sustainability, we’re taking care of them by offering convenience and comfort during the workday with an onsite fitness center, coffee shop, credit union and top-notch cafeteria touting a grill, wok, deli, fresh salad bar, and a variety of ethnic and healthy menu options. Need some fresh air during your work day? Take advantage of our beautiful tree-lined walking trails or relax by the pond. We also offer countless opportunities to connect with your colleagues through community volunteerism, sports teams and parties, and festive holiday events. Join a volleyball or ping pong league or take part in supporting the Indianapolis Colts during Blue Fridays! Did we mention you’ll be working in state-of-the art buildings with the latest technology and colleagues from all over the world? Join us in bringing food into homes around the world, while we make you feel at home while you’re at work. Our Community: If you’re looking to move to a big city with a small-town feel then Indianapolis, Indiana is the place for you. This dynamic, multifaceted city has a robust sports scene, urban nightlife, and top-tier entertainment. Indianapolis is quickly making its name as one of the best sustainable food and agriculture scenes in the country. Located in the heart of the Midwest, Indianapolis is a welcoming city ripe with culture and a thriving economy. Indianapolis is Indiana’s capital with more than two million residents in the greater metropolitan area. It’s the economic and cultural center of Indiana and offers something for everyone. There’s plenty to do, see, learn and experience in Indianapolis. Benefits: Let’s peek at how you can grow your wellbeing, health, and future at Corteva! Strike a better work-life balance with robust time off benefits including paid maternity, paternal and family illness leave Prepare for your future with our competitive retirement savings plan, tuition reimbursement program, and more Enjoy access to health benefits for you and your family on your first day of employment And much, much more! Ready to grow your perspectives, impact and career? Start by applying to this opportunity today! #LI-BB1 Corteva Agriscience , the world’s first dedicated agriculture start-up, serves to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume, ensuring progress for generations to come. Our employees fulfill this purpose everyday by building/participating in an inclusive culture where we encourage each other to stay curious, think differently, act boldly and do what’s right for our customers, our co-workers, our partners and our planet. With over 20,000 team members from 130 countries, innovating in 140 world class R & D facilities, we have the resources, leadership heritage and partner ecosystem to make a meaningful impact now and into the future. #GrowWhatMatters Corteva Agriscience, the agriculture division of DowDuPont, is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability or any other protected class. If you need a reasonable accommodation to search or apply for a position, please visit: Accessibility Page for Contact Information For US Applicants: See the ‘Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law’ poster For our U.S. Affirmative Action Policy, click here