Careers

The Ricerca team derives great satisfaction working collaboratively with clients to solve complex problems. Having experienced an amazing year of growth, we are hiring in almost all functional areas and are proud to offer a stimulating environment and rewarding opportunities for suitably qualified scientists and other professionals. Ricerca’s new Senior Management Team is currently engaged in revitalizing our scientific platforms, and we have the capacity and integrated scientific capabilities on a single research site in Concord, Ohio to deliver projects of any size. Our experienced scientists deliver world-class expertise and services that shorten IND development times and hasten clinical entry.

We seek top performers in a variety of employment categories. Contact us if you are interested in joining a world-class organization with a collegial work environment and competitive compensation packages. Qualified applicants should send a resume to:

Human Resources Department,
Ricerca Biosciences
7528 Auburn Road, Concord
Ohio 44077
USA

Fax: 440.358.7003
E-mail: Human Resources


Current Opportunities

Director, Business Development - Drug Safety & Metabolism (DSM)
The qualified individual will be responsible for promoting and selling Ricerca Biosciences Drug Safety & Metabolism Toxicology services. This is a key role as liaison between internal and external clients and expanding client base while fostering extraordinary customer focus.

The ideal candidate will possess the ability to work independently and have a successful proven track record in sales; be a motivated team player with excellent written and oral communication skills; have strong presentation and problem solving capabilities; must be proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint and SalesForce.com.

Qualifications: B.S. / M.S. in a life science with 5-7 years related medical/pharmaceutical/CRO sales experience or equivalent combination of education and experience, is required.


Director/Senior Director Pathology - Drug Safety & Metabolism (DSM)
The qualified individual will be responsible for designing protocols for studies to evaluate the potential toxicity of chemicals and pharmaceuticals in the execution of study activities meeting client program milestones and timelines; initiating, monitoring and supervising studies/phases and interpreting results for study reports (anatomic and/or clinical pathology) adhering to GLP regulations and Standard Operating Procedures. Will consult and team-up with DVM.

The ideal candidate will possess the ability to work independently, and will also lead and mentor others in industry best practices in this scientific capacity by providing expertise to internal and external customers in the identification and development of new business ventures engaging in client visits to facilitate business opportunities. Candidate will possess excellent communication, interpersonal and technical writing skills.

Qualifications: MS or PhD in toxicology, or closely related discipline, or DABT, is highly desirable; a DACVP certification; DVM or VMD and a minimum of 8-10 years of relevant experience as a veterinary pathologist with direct supervisory experience in a nonclinical laboratory.


Associate Scientist I, Clinical Pathology Laboratory Animal Medicine - Drug Safety & Metabolism (DSM)
The qualified individual will possess the ability to provide routine clinical pathology animal sample analysis for nonclinical studies in a GLP compliant, AALAC registered facility; prepare and process samples for contract lab analysis; comply with document receipt, processing, storage, and transfer of specimens as specified in protocols, SOPs, and/or applicable regulations; facilitate study design and execution of study activities in order to meet client program milestones and timelines; work with technical staff, applying improvements needed to achieve industry best practices; insure activities in compliance with GLP regulations and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), as applicable; review, enter and verify data; maintain study records per regulations.

The ideal candidate must have ability to work independently with minimal supervision. Possess excellent communications both interpersonal and technical writing skills, and be comfortable with frequent management contact. Familiarity with Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) is highly desirable, as would be knowledge of Microsoft Work, Excel, and Data Management Systems.

Qualifications: ASCP certified Medical Technologist (MT) or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) with a minimum of 2 years of related experience.


Senior Process Development Chemical Engineer - Process Development and Engineering (PDE)
The qualified individual will be responsible for developing and implementing each processing strategy involving multi-step organic chemical processing. Possess expert knowledge in chemical batching with emphasis on reactions, solid and liquid separations and drying and associated equipment. Knowledgeable in ICH Q7 guidelines for the preparation of bulk API for clinical use; depth of understanding in analytical techniques used in characterizing pharmaceutical and specialty chemicals for safe and reproducible implementation at scale.

The ideal candidate will possess the ability to work independently, lead others, as well as working across departments to ensure project success. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite: Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Project; PCS, PDS, PLS, CMMS, POS, LIMS, MMP & API storage; and cGMP requirements.

Qualifications: B.S. / M.S. in Chemical Engineering with 6-10 years of experience in scale-up and preparation of pharmaceutical and specialty chemicals.


Pilot Plant Operators - Process Development and Engineering (PDE)
The ideal candidate will be involved in the operation of chemical process equipment in support of first time scale-ups, process optimization and small lot production of chemical based materials in compliance with FDA’s current Good Manufacturing Practice guidelines. Execute processing activities according to specific procedures, make observations, record data and maintain accurate documentation. The position is a salaried position eligible for overtime.

Qualifications include a high school diploma, basic knowledge of chemistry and math, mechanical aptitude, communication skills and teamwork skills. The position requires shift-work along with the ability to work with and move drum quantities of chemicals. Previous experience, as a chemical plant/pilot plant operator is desirable. Knowledge of chemical hazards, forklift operation and college courses in chemistry considered a plus.


Supervisor, Accounting - Financial Services
The qualified individual will be responsible for supervising the accounting staff in the areas of: Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable and Collections, Fixed Assets, Payroll, and General Accounting. In addition, the candidate will be responsible for monthly closings and related functions, preparation of monthly financial statements, forecasting and budgeting, annual audits and related tax preparations. The candidate should also have familiarity with Client Collections and Fixed Assets and Capital Reporting.

The ideal candidate will possess the ability to work independently, and will also supervise and mentor others. Be a motivated team player with excellent written and oral communication skills; have strong presentation and problem solving capabilities; must be proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint. Familiarity with Sage 100 Financial Systems a plus.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and a minimum of 5-7 years of relevant supervisory experience.


Director, Business Development - Agrochemical (AgChem)
The qualified individual will be responsible for promoting and selling Ricerca Biosciences Drug Safety & Metabolism Toxicology services. This is a key role as liaison between internal and external clients and expanding client base while fostering extraordinary customer focus.

The ideal candidate will possess the ability to work independently and have a successful proven track record in sales; be a motivated team player with excellent written and oral communication skills; have strong presentation and problem solving capabilities; must be proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint and SalesForce.com.

Qualifications: B.S. / M.S. in a life science with 5-7 years related agrochemical/CRO sales experience or equivalent combination of education and experience, is required.


Program Manager - Agrochemical (AgChem)
The qualified individual will be responsible for promoting and selling Ricerca Biosciences Drug Safety & Metabolism Toxicology services. This is a key role as liaison between internal and external clients and expanding client base while fostering extraordinary customer focus.

The ideal candidate will possess the ability to work independently and have a successful proven track record in sales; be a motivated team player with excellent written and oral communication skills; have strong presentation and problem solving capabilities; must be proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint and SalesForce.com.

Qualifications: B.S. / M.S. in biology or chemical science with 5-7 years related chemical/agrochemical/CRO knowledge.


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