Product Compliance Manager - consumer chemicals

Posted 22 September by VRS

An opportunity to join an established and well-known developer / manufacturer of consumer chemical products as Product Compliance Manager. Your role will be to lead and manage the product compliance team and be responsible for regulatory compliance of the products on a worldwide basis.

This is an exciting and diverse role with a highly successful organisation. Key duties will include ensuring the regulatory compliance of products across the EU and worldwide, chemical classification of product formulations to local regulations, determining the appropriate regulatory content for product labels, managing the label authoring team, authoring Safety Data Sheets (SDSs) and Ingredient Data Sheets, liaising with and preparing submissions for regulatory authorities e.g. Poison Centres, ensuring all relevant translations are conducted and validated to local requirements and providing regulatory support and guidance to the business.

Ideal candidates are likely to have a scientific degree (eg chemistry) along with a proven track record in managing the compliance / regulatory affairs of a portfolio of chemical products. You may already be a manager or, be looking to take the step from an officer or specialist role. A background with either another manufacturer or a chemical regulatory consultancy would be of great interest. Specific knowledge and experience will include GHS chemical classification, Detergent Regulations, determination of consumer label content, SDS authoring and REACH. Experience dealing with relevant regulatory bodies would also be highly beneficial. Previous knowledge of managing products to the legislative requirements in countries outside the EU, such as the USA, Canada, Australia, South Korea and Japan, would be an advantage.

For further information and an immediate confidential discussion, contact VRS Regulatory.

Key Skills: Regulatory Affairs, regulatory, regulations, compliance, hazard classifications, SDS authoring, safety data sheets, labels, detergent regulations, REACH, CLP, GHS, EU regulations, global regulations, regulatory management, team leading.

VRS Regulatory is the Regulatory Affairs and Risk Assessment division of specialist scientific recruiter VRS. We focus on recruitment in Regulatory Affairs, Registrations, REACH, CLP, SDS Authoring, Product Safety, Compliance, Risk Assessment, Regulatory Toxicology, Regulatory Ecotoxicology and Environmental Fate in the chemicals, agrochemicals and biocides sectors.

Required skills

  • Classifications
  • Safety Data Sheets
  • Regulatory affairs
  • SDS Authoring

Reference: 33381512

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