Associate Manager - Biocidal Registration (12 Month FTC)

SC Johnson
10 Aug 2017
17 Aug 2017
SC Johnson has opportunities for an Associate Manager - Biocidal Registration (Frimley, UK) Our internal job title at SC Johnson is Associate Manager - Regulatory Affairs & Registration - UK ABOUT SC JOHNSON SC Johnson (SCJ) is one of the world's leading makers of household brands. The company has operations in more than 70 countries and sells products in virtually every country around the world. Its product portfolio includes global brands such as Pledge®, Duck®, Mr. Muscle®, Windex®, Scrubbing Bubbles®, Glade®, Raid®, OFF®, Baygon® and Ziploc®. The company has been making great products for more than 125 years and the same family that started the company still owns and runs it today. For over a century, spanning five generations, the Johnson family has demanded the best for families everywhere. We currently employ approximately 13,000 people globally and generate $10 billion in sales. At the same time, we've established a generations-long legacy of environmental responsibility, community leadership and providing great places to work. We do this because we want to do what's right for our business today, and also what's right for people and the planet tomorrow. ROLE SUMMARY The Global Registration and Regulatory Compliance (GRRC) team provide regulatory leadership, expertise and execution for the information/dossier development, product registration and lifecycle management of all SC Johnson products. Reporting into the Registration and Regulatory Compliance Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for managing and co-ordinating biocide registration activities for all SC Johnson biocidal products in assigned region (Europe) and serve as single point of contact for all registration related issues pertaining to biocides (insect control products, personal repellents and antimicrobial products). If you would like to work in a multicultural, FMCG organisation and have extensive knowledge of the European biocidal registration process, we'd like to hear from you. Based in Frimley, Surrey, we can offer you a competitive salary and profit share. We care about the well-being of our people and other benefits include free onsite gym with free classes, a 9-hole golf course, tennis courts, subsidised canteen and much more. Your convenience is important to us and if you're travelling on public transport we have a free shuttle bus service running from Farnborough Station - with direct services to London Waterloo - and our local station in Frimley, as well as free parking on-site. RESPONSIBILITIES - Acting as a regional expert on Biocidal consumer products (Pest Control or Home Cleaning) registered or to be registered in Europe; securing and maintaining company biocide registrations according to the regional business plan and in compliance with regional and local regulations. - Providing advice, analysis and expertise in EU Biocidal Products regulation (BPR) and current existing national schemes to internal SCJ stakeholders (RD&E, Marketing, others). - Determining, negotiating and communicating registration requirements regarding data, documentation and other supporting information (& their format) to internal stakeholders as appropriate. - Working with internal and external stakeholders to create new and update existing product registration dossiers, assessing adequacy of data (working with other internal staff at SCJ and external consultants) to bring them into line with the BPR. - Communicating with regulatory authorities as and when necessary throughout the submission and review process. - Developing and finalising product label(s) in accordance with current regulations and individual country requirements; co-ordinate the compilation of registration dossiers for new products (NPDs). - Providing technical support and advice where appropriate to SC Johnson local Compliance Experts in support of their registration activities and providing assistance for resolution of any other local issues raised by their Authorities. - Participation in Trade Association meetings in support of SCJ activity according to business need. POSITION REQUIREMENTS - BSc or MSc degree (or equivalent) preferably in a related Science field (Chemistry, Biology) is strongly preferred - Strong work experience in Regulatory / Registration field and Knowledge of PLM (SAP), IUCLID and R4BP3. - Experience supporting senior management and ability to work across Countries/Regions and confidently work with Senior Stakeholders - Ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities and operate efficiently under continuous change - Excellent communication, influencing and presentation skills with strong stakeholder management experience - Strong knowledge of compliance requirements across EU region Please note this is a 12 month Fixed Term Contract to cover Maternity Leave. You need to be legally eligible to work in country of application.