Head of Product Compliance - Chemical Registration (all genders)

Posted 10 May 2022

Darmstadt, Hessen - Germany

Req Id 246574

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A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 60,300 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.

Everything we do in Electronics is to help us deliver on our purpose of being the company behind the companies, advancing digital living. We are dedicated to being the trusted supplier of high-tech materials, services and specialty chemicals for the electronics, automotive and cosmetics industries. We foster a global collaborative organization made up of individuals who have the passion to win, obsess about the customer, are relentlessly curious and act with urgency. Together, we push the boundaries of science to make more possible for our customers.

 


Your role:

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our team. As Head of Product Compliance – Chemical registration within Surface Solutions you will be leading and developing a team of regulatory affairs managers who deal with diverse chemical regulations around the globe. You are accountable for defining and executing chemical registration activities to continue or enable marketing of the product portfolio. You further ensure the effective implementation of requirements deriving from REACH and international regulations. You deliver value beyond defining strategic registration needs by actively engaging in advocacy activities relevant to the portfolio including contact to authorities. You are partnering with stakeholders within e.g. R&D, marketing, sales, procurement and product management to align processes to optimize available product information within the data management systems, train business partners on regulatory requirements and serve as a trusted advisor.

 

Who you are:

  • Natural Science degree, preferably PhD. in chemistry, biology, toxicology, ecotoxicology
  • +5 years experience in EU REACH and global chemical legislations
  • Experienced and inspiring team leader with excellent understanding of business needs, customer orientation and strategic thinking
  • Fluency in English, further language skills, particular German, are beneficial

What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences.
We celebrate all dimensions of diversity. We believe that it drives excellence, innovation, and human progress. We care about our customers, patients, and our rich mix of people. This diversity strengthens our ability to lead in science and technology.
We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all and empower you to fulfil your ambitions. Our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons.
Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to bring their curiosity to life!

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