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Regulatory Compliance Manager

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    David Yarwood

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    about 1 month ago

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We are currently looking to support our client based near Wigan with a requirement for a Regulatory Compliance Manager on a permanent staff basis – beginning with a 6 month trial period.

The hours of work are Monday – Friday: 8am – 4pm. Annual salary - £40,000 - £50,000 based on prior level of experience and suitability.

The company are a high-level chemical manufacturing company with sites based across the North-West of England. This role is urgent and will be to start as soon as possible, with interviews expected to take place in the next few weeks.

A description is given below but we would like to see CVs from candidates with at least 3 years’ office based experience in a purchasing assistant/buyer environment who have good IT abilities, communication skills and organisational skills. For more information and to apply please contact me with an updated copy of your latest CV and information on your availability to start - in what is an urgent role for our client.


Job purpose

The main purpose of the Regulatory Affairs department is to ensure regulatory compliance and obtain and maintain worldwide product registrations. This role also includes any other aspects of compliance within the current systems, which need to be addressed in a timely and professional manner and in a way that reflects well on the professionalism of the company. Any other reasonable task requested by the Directors would also be included in the responsibilities.



• Facilitate worldwide product registrations by compiling submissions for regulatory bodies (including compliance with REACH legislation)

• Provide support and advice to R&D and commercial activities concerning regulatory requirements

• Develop, maintain and improve the regulatory affairs and REACH database for internal use

• Affiliate of a number of Associations to keep abreast of relevant regulations within Europe

• Liaise with all departments and project teams to co-ordinate timely applications for approval of products

• Continuously liaise with worldwide regulatory authorities in the progression of regulatory projects

• Maintain information on worldwide regulatory requirements and the status of product registration

• Provide support and advice to colleagues concerning regulatory requirements

• Produce and maintain SDS programme

• Interpret and communicate regulatory issues that will impact products and business strategies


Skills / Knowledge / Experience:

Minimum of a degree level qualification in relevant discipline

Minimum of 3 years chemical regulatory experience

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Strong interest in regulatory and quality compliance

Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Able to multitask and be self-driven

Positive outlook and clear focus

Good data management skills and strong attention to detail

Proficient in Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint

Knowledge and awareness of the relevant regulatory guidelines and legislation

Ability to overcome obstacles and achieve key outcomes


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