Global REACH Guru


Netherlands - Site or Home base - very flexible, EU


Very Competitive Package


A rare opportunity to join a global product stewardship department as their global REACH guru – as fount of all REACH knowledge, you will be responsible for compliance and all regulatory activity associated with EU REACH, new and emerging regulations such as UK REACH, Turkey KKDIK, Korea REACH and all other similar global chemical regulations.

Duties will include supporting global product stewardship programmes, representation in Industry Consortia and Trade Associations, responsibility for compliance with REACH and similar global regulations, management and coordination of experts who will assist with the preparation, submission and maintenance of registration dossiers, management of OR compliance, review of impacts of regulatory changes on finished product compliance, coordination of appropriate actions and dealing with non-routine complex customer regulatory enquiries.

Suitable candidates will be qualified in a chemistry, biology or similar scientific discipline and have a proven track record of chemical product regulatory affairs / product stewardship. You must have an in-depth understanding of EU REACH and / or other similar global chemical regulatory schemes. You may have a background in industry, consultancy or competent authority; good communication skills and a proven record of delivering technical and regulatory expertise relating to chemical product regulations in the EU and other global jurisdictions.

For further information and an immediate confidential discussion, contact John Sherratt at VRS Regulatory, quoting job reference VRSREG1768.

Key Skills

REACH, EU REACH, UK REACH, Turkey KKDIK, Korea REACH, China REACH, Eurasia REACH, registrations, submissions, maintenance, compliance, OR, Only Representative, management of experts/consultants, regulatory tracking, impact assessments, project management, complex regulatory problems, expert support.

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.