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Regulatory Affairs Manager

Kent   •  excellent company benefits  •  Permanent, Full time


An international chemical development business based in Kent is currently recruiting for a Regulatory Affairs Manager to join its team on a permanent basis. As Regulatory Affairs Manager, you will play a key role in ensuring the company complies with global legislation relating to the supply/distribution of chemical products.

This role will suit a degree qualified Regulatory/Compliance professional that possesses a strong understanding of market applications including REACH, CLP & GHS.

Regulatory Affairs Manager responsibilities

  • Management of Regulatory Affairs team across the group and sister companies.
  • Management of ongoing regulatory changes due to Brexit (UK REACH registrations, GB CLP).
  • Management of global regulation strategy (Europe, USA, Middle East, Asia - Pacific).
  • Management of compliance policies and procedures, hazard communication, risk assessment and chemical safety (REACH, TSCA, BPR, CLP, GHS, poison centre notifications (PCN), food contact compliance (IDFC), ) chemical weapons convention, drug precursors).
  • Management of the substance global registrations, IUCLID dossiers and scientific data.
  • Management of dangerous goods for transport (ADR, IMDG and IATA).
  • Maintenance of relationships with the UK and European Trade Associations working groups (British Coatings Federation (BCF), European Printing Ink Association (EuPIA), European council of the paint - an expectation of business travels.
  • Collaborate with different departments (product managers, production, R&D, commercial, finance, legal department) and customers (external entities and OEMs).
  • Interaction with professionals from a variety of regulatory backgrounds, attend global chemical conferences, engaging in significant travel in the UK and Europe to effectively deliver objectives.

Regulatory Affairs Manager requirements

  • A relevant degree (Chemistry, Toxicology) or professionally educated with work experience in product safety, regulatory affairs and/or stewardship.
  • Proficient expert in Globally Harmonized Systems of Classification and Labelling of chemicals
  • Experience with sensitive market application regulations - REACH regulations/registrations, CLP, GHS, BPR, global chemical legislations
  • Strong IT skills and experience establishing/manipulating databases and document management systems
  • Able to recognise regulatory changes and trends including market sectors

£55k + company benefits

Regulatory Affairs Manager/REACH/GHS/CLP/Registrations/Labelling


You must have the right to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: Cranleigh Scientific
  • Reference: 7447
  • Posted: 30th August 2022
  • Expires: 27th September 2022

Cranleigh Scientific

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