Career Opportunities

Available Positions

Title: Chemist - Food and Drug

Date Posted: 7/11/2018

Description:

We are seeking a Chemist for a non-laboratory position to work in our Washington, D.C. Office. This individual will work closely with our attorneys and other staff scientists to help clients determine the regulatory status of their products in accordance with applicable food, drug, and medical device regulations. This individual also will work as a team with our attorneys to file petitions with regulatory agencies in the United States (FDA/EPA) and their sister agencies throughout the world. This is not an intellectual property position.

The ideal candidate will be able to interpret complex analytical data and should have a strong proficiency in mathematics. Expertise in any area of non-theoretical chemistry will be considered, though familiarity with polymer chemistry and 5+ years of experience is highly desired. A background in chemicals or the packaging industry, and experience with FDA regulations would be a plus. Must be able to multi-task, work effectively with others, and write clearly. Graduate Degree in Chemistry is required; Ph.D. preferred but not required.

We offer an excellent benefit package, bonus plan, and salary commensurate with experience.

Send resume and cover letter to Jennifer Ireland, Human Resources and Recruitment Manager, Keller and Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street, NW, Suite 500 West, Washington, D.C. 20001 or to careers@khlaw.com E.O.E.




Title: Food and Drug Associate

Date Posted: 6/1/2018

Description:

We are seeking an Associate with 2-4 years of experience to work in our Washington, D.C. Office on food, food additive, food packaging, and other FDA regulatory matters.  Experience with FDA rulemaking and regulatory proceedings or those of other federal agencies (such as EPA, USDA, CPSC, FTC or TTB) strongly preferred. Strong academic credentials, excellent analytical, writing, and interpersonal skills, and the ability to assume immediate responsibility are required. We place a high emphasis on teamwork and collaboration with colleagues.

We offer an excellent benefits package, bonus plan, and salary commensurate with experience.

Send resume, cover letter, transcript and writing sample to Jennifer Ireland, Human Resources and Recruitment Manager, Keller and Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street, NW, Suite 500 West, Washington, D.C. 20001 or to careers@khlaw.com.  E.O.E.