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Established in 2008, the group BIORIUS is mainly active in the cosmetic industry and is reputed for its fine scientific and regulatory affairs services. Operating on a global scale, BIORIUS works with hundreds of cosmetic companies, including many larger corporations and iconic brands. As a consequence of its quest for excellence, BIORIUS grows fast and always needs more gifted toxicologists, regulatory experts, projects manager & account manager, sales representatives, ecotoxicologists, chemists, IT specialists, … to tackle new and stimulating challenges!

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SENIOR COSMETIC PRODUCTS SAFETY ASSESSOR – Full-time Belgium/France/UK

About the position (Manage – Belgium, St Malo – France, Toulouse – France)

In the EU, the UK, and other regions, the cosmetic legislation imposes very strict requirements in terms of safety assessment. Safety assessors carry responsibilities that demand a high level of professional conduct and sufficient seniority. BIORIUS is looking for a senior cosmetic products safety assessor.

The selected candidate would be in charge of evaluating clients’ cosmetic products and, based on many sources of information, review the product formulae, prepare Cosmetic Product Safety Reports, draw conclusions on the safety and the regulatory compliance of products, and issue recommendations with regard to claims substantiation and possible reformulations.

Safety assessment and regulatory evaluation are complicated tasks, requiring a special ability to integrate complex scientific findings and legal aspects.
A consultant specialized in that field can summarize them in clear and well-thought conclusions which implies a great sense of analysis, expert judgment, and a real taste for perfectionism. Beyond this important role, BIORIUS’ safety assessors are encouraged to take further responsibilities in other sectors and learn new pieces of regulations, scientific methodologies, and working methods. This specificity makes BIORIUS attractive for bright and enthusiastic minds but requires grit, talent, and adaptability.

About the profile

  • Based in Manage (Belgium), Saint-Malo (France), Toulouse (France) or London (Great Britain), the selected candidate would interact remotely with a team of about 50 people. More specifically, the selected candidate would work in the scientific and regulatory department and report to the Scientific and Regulatory Affairs Director.
  • The selected candidate would be accountable for collecting safety and regulatory data, evaluating them, and processing them according to well-defined scientific methods and procedures, and using sophisticated IT tools.
  • Beyond the teamwork necessary within the scientific and regulatory department, the selected candidate would build effective relationships with the Account Managers and the commercial department to address clients’ questions and expectations.

About the candidate

  • The successful applicant will hold a master in toxicology, biomedical sciences, pharmacy or any master degrees partly or entirely dedicated to human health (this is a must). All these degrees must be valid in Belgium, France, or in the UK.
  • Two to six years of professional experience in the safety assessment of cosmetics, preferably for a reputed cosmetic brand, is a must.
  • Skills in regulatory affairs are definitely a plus.
  • A collaborative working style, and an ability to build effective working relationships is necessary which includes the ability to convey complex situations in an easily understood manner. The applicant should also have an analytical mind and be very detail-oriented.
  • Good communication skills in English is required. Communication skills in French (or in another language) are a plus.
  • A personal interest for cosmetic products is not mandatory but can be a plus.

About the offer

  • A competitive salary to be negotiated depending on your experience.
  • An attractive extra-legal package in line with the practices of the country

Interested candidates should send their CV and application letter by email to job@biorius.com. Candidatures will be examined as they are received.

ACCOUNT MANAGERFull-time, Belgium/France/UK

About the position (Manage – Belgium, St Malo – France, Toulouse – France)

The Account Manager handles a portfolio of customer’s accounts and is responsible for the overall project management hand in hand with the Scientific and Regulatory Departments. Beyond the pure project management aspects of the position, the Account Manager also has to work as an interface between clients and experts and plays an important commercial role with the clients of its portfolio.  

This function requires a very good sense of organization (project management skills), a great flexibility, the ability to handle pressure and the capacity to react promptly when necessary (although nothing can replace proactivity). Therefore, fast learning skills and independence are also strategic skills to hold this position. Simple technical assets are not enough to do this job properly as this position in the company also requires a great sense of empathy, patience, and dedication to the client. 

An Account Manager is before everything a communicator with an excellent command of English and, ideally, of other languages, who never hesitates to call its clients (with whom he/she maintains a personal and friendly relationship)

About the profile

  • The successful candidate will be accountable for managing a client portfolio and related projects according to well-defined methods / procedures and via the use of specific IT tools. 
  • Beyond projects management, the successful candidate will also be involved in commercial operations, which includes sales prospecting in his/her client portfolio and participation in international trade fairs and exhibitions. 
  • Beyond the teamwork necessary within the Account Management department, the successful candidate will build effective relationships with the Scientific, Regulatory and Sales Departments to address clients’ questions and expectations. The Account Manager is, before everything else, client’s advocate. 
  • The successful candidate is capable of empathy and will always look for solutions to assist the clients under his/her responsibility. 
  • The successful candidate has a good understanding of regulatory affairs or are willing to learn. A senior Account Manager is able to answer a good fraction of questions asked by his/her clients. 

About the candidate

  • The successful candidate will have an excellent command (written and spoken) of English and French. Skills in another language is definitely a plus.
  • Ideally, the successful applicant will hold a degree in science of management, or any other discipline related to project management, communication, or sales. 
  • 2-6 years of relevant professional experience is required. 
  • The successful applicant will work and learn fast, have a good sense of priorities and organization, be flexible to react promptly in all situations, be able to work in team or independently. 

About the offer

  • A competitive salary to be negotiated depending on your experience.
  • An attractive extra-legal package in line with the practices of the country

Interested candidates should send their CV and application letter by email to job@biorius.com. Candidatures will be examined as they are received.

PRINCIPAL TOXICOLOGIST – Full-time, Belgium/France

About the position (Manage – Belgium, St Malo – France, Toulouse – France)

Safety is key and the Principal Toxicologist carries responsibilities that demand a high level of professional conduct. The Principal Toxicologist supervises the scientific developments of the company and, amongst other tasks, signs the most challenging Cosmetic Product Safety Reports (CPSR Part B), work on toxicology-related issues, and evaluates the safety of ingredients according to robust and modern scientific methodologies. This highly skilled profile has the authority on every safety question and coaches the team of Safety Assessors in partnership with his direct boss, the Scientific & Regulatory Affairs Director.

Safety assessment is a complicated thing that requires a special ability to integrate a lot of complex scientific findings and summarize them in clear and well-thought conclusions. Beyond scientific excellence, doing this with talent requires a great sense of analysis, expert judgment and, a real taste for perfectionism. Not only the Principal Toxicologist is skilled but he/she also has the ability to manage a team and effectively transfer knowledge. Furthermore, he/she has strong visibility outside the company and, therefore, has good communication skills. The position requires to travel from time to time to visit clients or to give lectures.

Grit is valued at BIORIUS and the Principal Toxicologist is encouraged to take further responsibilities and develop his/her own projects (structure-activity modeling, prospective analysis, consolidation of the internal toxicology database, etc.). These activities require talent, curiosity, dedication, and a special ability to learn quickly. This freedom makes the company attractive for bright and enthusiastic minds.

BIORIUS is a company and not a univeristy department: the Principal Toxicologist also has to be pragmatic and keep the clients and their satisfaction as the main target. Conference calls with the clients to explain issues in a non-conflicting way are sometimes necessary. Finding workarounds and solutions to challenging issues is part of the key responsibilities of the Principal Toxicologist.

About the profile

  • The successful candidate will be accountable for managing everything related to safety and ensuring that the safety assessors work according to the best practices.
  • Beyond the teamwork necessary within the Scientific department, the successful candidate will build effective relationships with the Regulatory, Account Management and Sales departments to address clients’ questions and expectations.
  • The successful candidate is solution-oriented and represents the perfect blend between a rigorous scientist and a consultant.
  • The successful candidate is a talented speaker, able to report scientific findings in front of a large audiences.
  • A good understanding of regulatory affairs (in the field of cosmetic regulation) is a plus and you are willing to learn.

About the candidate

  • The successful applicant will hold a Ph.D. in toxicology, pharmacy, biomedical science, biochemistry, or histology. Related specializations giving access to the profession of toxicologist may also be accepted (e.g. Ph.D. in ecotoxicology, organic chemistry, medicinal chemistry).
  • 5-10 years of experience in the practice of regulatory toxicology, preferably in the cosmetic industry, is a must.
  • The successful applicant has an excellent command (written and spoken) of English. Skills in another language are regarded as a precious asset.
  • The successful applicant will work and learn fast, have a good sense of priorities and organization, be flexible to react promptly in all situations.

About the offer

  • A competitive salary to be negotiated depending on your experience.
  • An attractive extra-legal package in line with the practices of the country

Interested candidates should send their CV and application letter by email to job@biorius.com. Candidatures will be examined as they are received.

INTERNATIONAL SALES REPRESENTATIVE – Full-time Belgium/France/UK

About the position (Manage – Belgium, St Malo – France, Toulouse – France)

The group BIORIUS develops fast since its creation and is proud of its annual two-digit growth. An initial expansion targeted the USA and was progressively followed by other markets. After important investments in the development of its activities in Korea, Biorius investigated in 2020 the Japanese Market and strengthened its expertise in the field of Medical Devices and Chemical Legislations. In order to reinforce its Sales team, Biorius is looking for a new International Sales Representative. 

The International Sales Representative is a multilingual person in charge of the management of sales, commercial negotiations, prospection actions and the follow-up of commercial enquiries. This is a challenging and exciting position in a fast-growing company in direct contact with international prospects of various cultures. The International Sales Representative is responsible for acquiring new customers, by defining their needs and drafting the adequate service offer to meet them.  

This role requires excellent spoken and written English, a very good sense of organization and time management, flexibility and the ability to handle pressure. Therefore, fast learning aptitudes and self-motivation are also key to hold this position. A sense of empathy and understanding is also a must for this position. 

The position implies planning and attendance of various commercial events.  

About the profile 

  • The successful candidate has skills in active prospection and contributes to developing further the customer accounts through the internet, the phone, and networking at various events.
  • The successful candidate handles prospect’s requests with ease and confidence. He/she is used to using ERP and CRM. 
  • The successful candidate negotiates contracts with companies all over the world and constantly explores new potential markets.
  • The successful candidate evaluates customer needs and is able to make sound recommendations.
  • The successful candidate can properly represent the company in events and trade shows all around the world. His / her communication skills are excellent, preferably in several languages. He/she can effectively network with identified prospects.
  • The successful candidate builds effective relationships with the Regulatory and Account Management Departments to address potential prospect’s questions and expectations and to help better understand unanswered customer needs. 

About the candidate

  • The successful candidate is preferably graduated in commerce, marketing or economy (University Master degree preferred). Though, a background in science may be a rare and valuable asset.
  • 2-6 years of experience in the sales of B2B (premium) services is a must. An experience in regulatory consulting services in the cosmetic sector is a remarkable asset.
  • The successful candidate is result-driven, client-oriented, and a strong & persuasive communicator with good negotiation skills. 
  • The successful candidate is autonomous and, nevertheless, an excellent team-player. A good sense of organization is needed. 
  • The successful candidate has grit, is truly stress-resistant, flexible, extremely enthusiastic and can easily adapt to change. He/she is a fast learner and like challenges 
  • The successful candidate must be able to speak and write in English and, French. Another language would be a plus.
  • The successful candidate is willing to travel and represent BIORIUS in trade shows (about 15% of working time… in normal years).
  • The successful candidate can effectively use the Microsoft Office Suite. Knowing the use of an ERP/CRM software is an important asset.

About the offer

  • A competitive salary to be negotiated depending on your experience.
  • An attractive extra-legal package in line with the practices of the country

Interested candidates should send their CV and application letter by email to job@biorius.com. Candidatures will be examined as they are received.

SALES REPRESENTATIVE DEDICATED TO FRENCH-SPEAKING MARKETS – Full-time Belgium/France/UK

About the position (Preferably St Malo – France, Toulouse – France or Manage – Belgium)

The group BIORIUS develops fast since its creation and is proud of its annual two-digit growth. An initial expansion targeted the USA and was progressively followed by other markets. After important investments in the development of its activities in Korea, Biorius investigated in 2020 the Japanese Market and strengthened its expertise in the field of Medical Devices and Chemical Legislations. In order to reinforce its Sales team, Biorius is looking for a new Sales Representative who would focus on French-speaking markets. 

The Sales Representative is, in this case, a French-speaking person in charge of the management of sales, commercial negotiations, prospection actions and the follow-up of commercial enquiries. This is a challenging and exciting position in a fast-growing company in direct contact with all types of prospects in Belgium, Canada, France, Luxemburg, Switzerland and other French-speaking countries. The Sales Representative is responsible for acquiring new customers, by defining their needs and drafting the adequate service offer to meet them.  

This role requires excellent spoken and written French, a very good sense of organization and time management, flexibility, and the ability to handle pressure. Therefore, fast learning aptitudes and self-motivation are also key to hold this position. A sense of empathy and understanding is also a must for this position. 

The position implies planning and attendance of various commercial events.  

About the profile 

  • The successful candidate has skills in active prospection and contributes to developing further the customer accounts through the internet, the phone, and networking at various events.
  • The successful candidate handles prospect’s requests with ease and confidence. He/she is used to using ERP and CRM. 
  • The successful candidate negotiates contracts with companies all over the world and constantly explores new potential markets.
  • The successful candidate evaluates customer needs and is able to make sound recommendations.
  • The successful candidate can properly represent the company in events, trade shows, and prospection meetings. His / her communication skills are excellent and he/she can effectively network with identified prospects.
  • The successful candidate builds effective relationships with the Regulatory and Account Management Departments to address potential prospect’s questions and expectations and to help better understand unanswered customer needs. 

About the candidate

  • The successful candidate is preferably graduated in commerce, marketing or economy (University Master degree preferred). Though, a background in science may be a rare and valuable asset.
  • 2-6 years of experience in the sales of B2B (premium) services is a must. An experience in regulatory consulting services in the cosmetic sector is a remarkable asset.
  • The successful candidate is result-driven, client-oriented, and a strong & persuasive communicator with good negotiation skills. 
  • The successful candidate is autonomous and, nevertheless, an excellent team-player. A good sense of organization is needed. 
  • The successful candidate has grit, is truly stress-resistant, flexible, extremely enthusiastic and can easily adapt to change. He/she is a fast learner and like challenges 
  • The successful candidate must be able to speak and write in French. Proficiency in English and/or another language may be a plus.
  • The successful candidate is willing to travel and represent BIORIUS in trade shows (about 15% of working time… in normal years).
  • The successful candidate can effectively use the Microsoft Office Suite. Knowing the use of an ERP/CRM software is an important asset.

About the offer

  • A competitive salary to be negotiated depending on your experience.
  • An attractive extra-legal package in line with the practices of the country

Interested candidates should send their CV and application letter by email to job@biorius.com. Candidatures will be examined as they are received.

REGULATORY TOXICOLOGIST (Chemical Legislation department) – Full-time, France/Belgium

About the profile (Preferably Toulouse – France or Manage – Belgium, St Malo – France)

The selected candidate will be part of the Chemical Legislation, scientific and regulatory department, and report to its Director.

Main responsibilities include customer interactions in the area of EU chemical regulations, mainly REACH but also CLP, BPR and detergent regulations. Chemical Legislation services operate on a start-up mode and the candidate will be required to perform varied tasks and need to be highly reactive, versatile, and with excellent adaptation capacity. Sense of initiative and entrepreneurial mindset will be key to succeed in this position where new procedures and services are still to be developed.

Beyond the teamwork necessary within the department, the selected candidate will build effective relationships with the Account Managers and the commercial department to address clients’ questions and expectations.

About the candidate

  • The successful applicant holds a master in toxicology, ecotoxicology, biomedical sciences, pharmacy, or any master’s degree partly or entirely dedicated to human health and/or environmental health. All these degrees must be valid in Belgium, France, or in the UK.
  • Three to six years of professional experience in the field of regulatory toxicology is a must. The successful candidate must have a solid background in ecotoxicology and/or human toxicology and experience in regulatory affairs.
  • The successful candidate will need to be familiar with CLP at minima but practical knowledge in some of the following European regulatory processes REACH registrations, OECD toxicological studies, MSDS, labelling review, biocide registration, or detergence compliance is required. Experience with regulations in other zones (USA, Canada, Korea, China, Japan, etc…) is a plus.
  • A collaborative working style and an ability to quickly adapt to / tackle new subjects is necessary. The successful applicant will bring his/her dynamism and initiative to help build a new range of services.
  • Good communication skills in English (oral and written) are required. Communication skills in French (or in another language) are a plus.

About the offer

A competitive compensation and benefits package will be offered based on the candidate experience.

The preferred localization is Toulouse (France). Manage (Belgium) or Saint-Malo (France) are possible alternatives.

Interested candidates should send their CV and application letter by email to job@biorius.com. Candidatures will be examined as they are received.

TECHNICAL DATA OFFICER (Scientific & Regulatory department)- Full-time, Belgium/France

About the position (Manage – Belgium, St Malo – France, Toulouse – France)

The Technical Data Officer assists the Scientific and Regulatory Department in technical and administrative tasks related to its activities. In addition to the administrative aspects, the Technical Data Officer organizes, structures and coordinates the retrieval of information for the Experts, as well as making it available in the Business IT tool. He/she ensures the optimal monitoring of the completeness of expert reports within the given deadlines and guarantees that the quality of the documents is complying with the regulations in force.


This position requires a very good sense of organization, flexibility and a great sense of service.


The Technical Data Officer is the guarantor of the integrity and relevance of the information in the business database.

About the profile

  • The successful candidate will be responsible for:
    • Updating the business database
    • Contacting customers for technical data collection
    • Analyzing the quality of documents received
  • The successful candidate will manage a variety of tasks on a daily basis requiring excellent organizational skills in order to follow up on files with rigor and precision while respecting the expected quality and deadlines.
  • The successful candidate will be the primary contact person for internal customers (Account Managers, Regulatory Experts and Toxicologists) and external customers for all questions/requests related to the product documentation.
  • The successful candidate is able to empathize and will always look for solutions to help and support colleagues in the completion of their projects.
  • The successful candidate has a good knowledge of cosmetic regulatory affairs.

About the candidate

  • The successful candidate has an excellent command (written and spoken) of English and French. Knowledge of another language is a plus.
  • The successful candidate must be proficient in Office applications and programs. Ability to quickly learn new computer systems.
  • The successful candidate may hold a Bachelor’s degree in sciences or in administrative studies.
  • Previous work experience in a similar role is desirable.
  • The successful candidate must have excellent prioritization and organization skills, flexibility and versatility to adapt to all situations while remaining accurate and thorough.
  • The successful candidate is able to work in a team environment or independently.

About the offer

  • A competitive salary to be negotiated depending on your experience.

Interested candidates should send their CV and application letter by email to job@biorius.com. Candidatures will be examined as they are received.

PRINCIPAL ECOTOXICOLOGIST (Scientific & Regulatory department)- Full-time, Belgium/France/UK

About the position (Manage – Belgium, St Malo – France, Toulouse – France, London-UK)

Historically focused on human health, BIORIUS is adapting to the new constraints and opportunities suggested by its market. The Cosmetics and Chemical Legislation business units associate to recruit the first BIORIUS ecotoxicologist. Since many developments are expected and capacity building needed, this position requires a senior profile, who will be able to work effectively with a high level of autonomy and dedication. Depending on the topic, the Principal Ecotoxicologist would report either to the Scientific & Regulatory Affairs Director, Cosmetics business unit or to the Scientific & Regulatory Affairs Director, Chemical Legislation business unit.

This function requires a very good sense of organization, great flexibility, excellent oral and written communication skills, and a true taste for perfectionism. The ideal Principal Ecotoxicologist has a scientifically-sound profile, a meaningful professional experience, and a business mindset.

About the position

The primary responsibilities of the Principal Ecotoxicologist are:

  • Strong technical knowledge and communication skills with the ability to effectively engage both internal and external stakeholders on ecotoxicological issues and build teams.
  • Evaluate existing and emerging corporate-wide ecotoxicological and environmental concerns affecting chemicals and health management, including endocrine disruption.
  • Understand global chemical regulatory requirements (i.e., EU REACH, USEPA TSCA, Canadian DSL, recent China and Korea programs) for purposes of product testing and registration.
  • Develop an ecotoxicological program dedicated to the cosmetics industry, which would be focused on specific product certifications and marketing claims substantiation.

About the candidate

  • A minimum of a Master’s degree in Ecotoxicology or in a related discipline (i.e., Environmental Science, Environmental Chemistry, etc.) is required; Ph.D. preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience practicing ecotoxicology within a product safety framework is preferred.
  • A broad knowledge base in ecotoxicology is required.
  • Experience in environmental science (i.e., bioaccumulation) is advantageous.
  • Experience in the European REACH Regulation (EC No 1907/2006), the European Cosmetics Regulation (EC No 1223/2009), the Biocidal Products Regulation (BPR EU No 528/2012) and/or the European Detergents Regulation (EC No 648/2004) is advantageous.
  • Experience in the USEtox model and similar modern IT tools is advantageous.

About the Salary Package

  • A competitive salary and an extra-legal package in line with country practices.

Interested candidates should send their CV and application letter to job@biorius.com. Candidatures will be examined as they are received.

Contact

Rue Joseph Wauters, 113
7170 Manage, Belgium

+32 2 888 40 10
+44 20 3866 1208

info@biorius.com

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