Scientific & Regulatory Affairs Manager
Our client is a dynamic, market-leading and global employer of choice within the food manufacturing sector and, accordingly, they offer their employees an opportunity for personal and professional development that is unsurpassed.
They are looking for an scientific and regulatory affairs manager to be accountable for the development and execution of the external regulatory influencing strategy related to the UK. You will work with internal partners to understand priorities and impacts of developing legislation and align appropriate external positions. You will represents the company with external partners to influence developing policy and legislation in line with our aligned positions in a proactive manner; take leadership to materialise opportunities to support the growth plans.
- Accountable for providing regulatory and strategic guidance to relevant internal partners on existing and new regulations and emerging regulatory issues of interest to the Company and managing technical regulatory issues. Maintains up to date knowledge on key developments in food law and policy via literature reviews, conference attendance, and participation in professional association activities so that the potential impact to the company can be examined and addressed or opportunities can be generated and materialised and communicates relevant information to stakeholders
- Proactively influences local, regional and global strategies by providing strategic Scientific and Regulatory Affairs advice to the UK business, anticipates regulatory issues and works with legal counsel, consultants, suppliers, and trade associations and other external partners to clarify and resolve these issues and works in cross-functional and cross segment project teams to support overall business goals
- Provides leadership for compliance activities in the UK to ensure adherence to internal compliance processes and practices, and continuously reviews and improves these processes and procedures; Has accountability for assuring ingredients, formulas, labelling, claims and packaging are in full compliance with laws and regulations in the UK
- Influences internal strategy development by representing SRA in Senior Leader forums in the UK to communicate SRA positions and drive collaborative solutions and alignments.
This is a superb opportunity for a motivated individual looking to further their career. If you are interested and have a proven track record of success, we would like to hear from you. Please call Camilla Clark at Rockfield Specialist Recruitment or apply now, with your CV, on-line.