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Senior Expert Product Stewardship - Hazard & Risk Management (m/f/d)


Location: Darmstadt, Germany (DE)
Job Function: Environment, Safety, Health & Quality
Career Level: Professionals
Company: Röhm GmbH



We are a leading supplier of methacrylate chemistry. As a global company with around 2,900 employees, we are represented on four continents. We serve a global market with our MERACRYL® methacrylates and PMMA molding compounds under the PLEXIGLAS® brand (in the Americas registered under the trademark ACRYLITE®), which we manufacture in our worldwide production network. Our products supply growth markets including the automotive, construction, and medical technology industries.


This is what Röhm stands for: We assume social responsibility, and sustainability is an integral part of our business strategy. Diversity and inclusion are part of us as a matter of course.



  • Assessment of toxicological, ecotoxicological and physicochemical data, including non-animal approaches like QSAR and read-across; data gap analyses and development of testing strategies; commissioning and monitoring of experimental studies when needed.
  • Implementation of hazard assessment according to new environmental CLP hazard classes as well as follow-up with and, where required, implementation of testing strategy according to data requirements under EU REACH for respective endpoints.
  • Determine the hazard of chemicals and products and develop risk assessment strategies for the safety of workers, consumers, customers and the environment.
  • Preparation of registration dossiers according to international legislation like e.g. REACH.
  • Classification and labelling of substances and mixtures according to regulatory requirements (e.g. EU CLP / UN GHS).
  • Communication of hazard and risk information with stakeholders internally and externally (e.g. coordination of relevant topics for business units with Product Stewardship).
  • Representation of the company towards authorities and national and international committees, consortia and associations.



  • PhD in (eco)toxicology and/or postgraduate education in toxicology/ecotoxicology (e.g., Fachtoxikologe/Fachtoxikologin DGPT, ERT, DABT, SETAC GLB or comparable).
  • Profound knowledge of eco-/toxicological studies, assessment of the results and application in regulatory processes and for risk assessments; knowledge in polymer chemistry / toxicology is a plus.
  • Proficient in the identification of toxicological, ecotoxicological and physicochemical information and literature searches.
  • More than 5 years of profound professional experience in the area of interest including experience in industry.
  • Self-motivated, reliable team player with a proactive mindset and very good communication skills.
  • Fluent in both German and English and used to work in an international setting.
  • Very good knowledge of MS office applications and IUCLID; additional knowledge of SAP EHS or software for exposure assessment is a plus.



We listen: Your ideas along our corporate values of creativity, openness, responsibility and entrepreneurial spirit are important to us.

  • Remuneration: Attractive salary in the chemical tariff, special payments, participation in the company's success
  • Coverage: Company subsidized pension scheme and long-term account, group accident insurance, support for caring for relatives, sickness benefit subsidy
  • Work-life-balance: Flexible working, possibility of mobile working, 30 days of vacation per year, free parking
  • Health and social affairs: Prevention programs, social and employee counseling, company sports & discounts in various fitness studios, meal allowance

...and much more. You can find an overview of our benefits on our careers page.



Sounds interesting? Learn more about us and apply here: Realize your dreams at Röhm!


You don't meet all the requirements? No problem - for us, it's not just about certificates, professional qualifications and previous experience, but also about personal development potential.


Röhm seeks the best candidates, and as a result is an equal opportunity employer that is proud to provide equal access to jobs regardless of protected status.


Requisition ID:  2970