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Global Regulatory Manager-Chemicals-REACH-Permanent-Essex-£50k

Essex   •  Bonus + Excellent Company Benefits   •  Permanent, Full time

Regulatory Manager - Chemicals - REACH - Permanent - Essex - £50K + Company Benefits

Due to continued growth an experienced regulatory affairs manager is required to join a leading global chemical company at the Essex based HQ. This is an excellent opportunity for a proven Regulatory Affairs professional with excellent working knowledge of the chemicals sector to take on a pivotal leadership function.

Regulatory Manager - Purpose of the Job:

You will ensure and maintain product compliance and provide Regulatory knowledge, leadership and support to the strategic business units This is a senior level role with the responsibility of managing 3-4 direct reports and act as a focal point for escalation. Responsibility for the creation of a high compliance culture within the organisation.

Main Accountabilities:

Ensure the function is providing superior Regulatory support to the SBU's such as Operations, Purchasing, Technical Services, Sales and R&D.
Respond to regulatory enquiries from customers both internal and external on company products in a timely manner whilst building and maintaining key relationships and networks.
Provide superior leadership as well as manage, motivate & monitor performance of Regulatory Specialists and their work.
Submit any necessary registration / data to authorities to ensure freedom of movement of Company products within the regions and compliance with local chemical Regulations Develop, manage, maintain appropriate processes, systems and information for the company's products including raw materials. Work closely with the Global team within the department
Maintain and keep on top of regulatory changes and communicate this to the rest of the Global Regulatory Function as well as to the business. Use this knowledge to provide guidance and support to the business as well as R&D function to ensure robust strategies are developed.
Contribute to the creation and delivery of compliance based solutions and procedures and manage information flow and control of change.
Become a leading member of relevant industry associations to help shape and influence regulatory policy at a local level as well as raise awareness. Manage external third party external collaborations / regulatory service providers.
Assist in the formulation of company policy to ensure its products and product documentation comply with all current legislation.

Minimum Requirements:

The ideal candidate will possess both technical and business skills. As a minimum, a degree in a science related subject, preferably Chemistry, with a strong background in polymer Chemistry would be preferable.
A postgraduate scientific qualification is desirable.
A minimum of 5 years of significant regulatory experience with a proven track record of leading and motivating teams within the chemical industry, or other similar related industry, is required.
Salary - £50k + Company Benefits

You must be eligible to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: Cranleigh Scientific
  • Posted: 12th February 2018
  • Expires: 12th March 2018
  • Reference: BBBH5233