Explore exciting career opportunities in Biopesticides

At Bionema, we discover, develop and commercialise biological control solutions for effective control of insect pests and diseases in the horticulture, turf and amenity and forestry sectors.

We are building a strong business and R&D culture that is both fast-moving and innovative, as you would expect from a start-up company that benefits from the structure and discipline of a major agricultural research company.

We are currently seeking talented, innovative and enthusiastic individuals to join the Bionema team and help us to advance our work into biopesticide products and formulations.

Current vacancies are listed below.

Field Trials Officer ( Biopesticides / Agrochemicals )

Field Trials Officer to gather, process, and analyse information vital to the safe and efficacious development of various products for registration.

You will be involved in conducting efficacy trials of the developing new biological products for pest and disease management in agriculture, horticultural, turf amenity and forestry, following GEP/EPPO guidelines.

Formulation Scientist/Chemist: Agrochemicals/Biocontrol

The successful candidate will be involved in developing new product formulations for pest and disease management with a focus on the development of microbial-based formulations involving specialist biopolymers and developing new coatings and formulations. Based at Swansea University, the Formulation Scientist role is ideal for an accomplished formulation chemist with a background in new product development.

Research Scientist (entomopathogenic nematodes/biological control)

The successful candidate will support the delivery of multiple projects including the development, formulation, optimization and validation of entomopathogenic nematodes and test under laboratory, glasshouse and field conditions – against major horticultural, sports turf and forestry sector pests.

Formulation Scientist (biopesticides/crop protection/agrochemicals)

The successful candidate will be involved in developing new product formulations for crop pest control with a focus on microbial microencapsulation technology – involving specialist polymers, and developing new coatings and formulations.

Regulatory Affairs Advisor

We are looking for an experienced Regulatory Affairs Advisor to undertake responsibility for the Plant Protection Products (PPPs) registration in the EU and the USA and associated safety documentation including Safety Data Sheets (SDS), product labelling, technical leaflets, packaging and manufacturing.