(Food Contact Regulatory Specialist)


Cambridgeshire, East Anglia


Competitive + benefits


We are looking for a Regulatory Specialist with specific knowledge of food contact legislation. Your role will be to support the R&D and manufacture of an indirect food contact material.

Reporting to the Regulatory Manager, your role will be to focus on the food safety aspects of regulatory affairs. This will involve ensuring the manufacture is GMP compliant and that the products are compliant with all guidance and legislation relating to food contact. You will review raw material data, liaise with suppliers, commission migration tests and conduct risk assessments. Experience of modelling migration would be desirable. You will also provide support to customers and other colleagues on food contact related issues.

We would like to hear from candidates with knowledge of food contact legislation related to any food contact applications. Experience with food packaging would be useful but not essential. You are likely to have a chemistry background, and knowledge of general chemical regulations would be useful.

For further information and an immediate confidential discussion, contact John Sherratt at VRS Regulatory.

VRS Regulatory is the Regulatory Affairs and Risk Assessment division of specialist scientific recruiter VRS. We focus on recruitment in Regulatory Affairs, Registrations, REACH, CLP, SDS Authoring, Product Safety, Compliance, Risk Assessment, Regulatory Toxicology, Regulatory Ecotoxicology and Environmental Fate in the chemicals, agrochemicals and biocides sectors.

Key Skills

Food contact, legislation, food contact materials, migration, leaching, food safety, regulations, regulatory support, raw material data, supplier liaison, modelling, risk assessment.