Senior Regulatory Affairs Associate

Holland and Barrett International Limited
11 Aug 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type

The Regulatory Affairs team is responsible for legal compliance of all Holland & Barrett International's Foods, Food Supplements, Cosmetics and Traditional Herbal Medicinal Products (THMPs). Reporting to the Regulatory Affairs Manager, a new vacancy has become available within the team for a Senior Regulatory Affairs Associate.

Typical work activities will include

• Support NPD by provision of expert regulatory advice and guidance on new, innovative cosmetics, food and food supplement formulations;
• Provision of support to the Labelling team including approval of new product manuscripts and artwork;
• EU wide notification of own-brand cosmetics products via the CPNP portal;
• Notification of the sale of food supplements within various EU countries including ROI and Belgium;
• Review of product claims, marketing material, website sell copy and third party packaging for legal compliance;
• Attendance of trade association meetings and keeping up to date with upcoming Regulation changes. Communication of changes to the business and input into business strategy to deal with change.
• Provision of regulatory advice to various departments within the business including the International Franchise team, Commercial teams and Web team;

Position Requirements

• A degree in Formulation science, Chemistry, Bioscience, Nutrition or a closely related scientific field;
• 3-5 years Regulatory Affairs experience, including at least one years' experience in the cosmetics sector;
• Good organisational and interpersonal skills and excellent attention to detail;
• Highly motivated and proactive;
• Solid collaborative, consultative, problem solving and analytical skills;
• Ability to manage multiple priorities and to work to tight deadlines.
• Ability to work well within a team and offer guidance and support to more junior members of the team;
• Excellent written and oral communication skills and ability to build strong working relationships with stakeholders at all levels;

The Company

Holland & Barrett is one of the nation's most loved and trusted brands, known for offering quality health food, vitamins and supplements all sold by highly trained and qualified advisors.

Bucking the current trend of high street retailers, we forecast significant growth and expansion plans in the coming years, and with considerable investment going into all areas of the business. We certainly embrace change and drive speed in everything we do. Every day presents a different challenge but, every day is also filled with fun, teamwork and passion to succeed and surpass every expectations.

Join us and see how far you can go???