(Graduate Chemical Regulatory Affairs Officer)


Newcastle-upon-Tyne, North East


Competitive salary + outstanding training


We are looking for a recent MSc or PhD graduate who is looking to develop a career in chemical regulatory affairs. You must have a chemistry, environmental or toxicology related degree and a demonstratable interest in regulatory affairs, chemical registration and chemical product safety.

You will join an experienced team who work on a variety of regulations covering products in the agrochemical (1107/2009), biocide (BPR EU 528/2012) and chemical areas (REACH, CLP, GHS and OCNS). You will receive ongoing training and will initially shadow and assist experienced colleagues. Duties will include reviewing chemical regulatory data sets, data gap analysis, compiling submissions, data input using IUCLID and writing scientific justifications. You will be trained up to be a fully operational member of the team running your own chemical registration projects.

Suitable candidates must have a higher degree in a chemistry / environmental / toxicology related subject and a demonstratable interest in chemical regulatory affairs, chemical registration and chemical product safety. You must be a good communicator, a quick learner and able to rapidly grasp and apply new concepts. This is an outstanding entry level regulatory role – they don’t get much better than this.

For a more detailed job description and information about the recruiting company, please contact John Sherratt at VRS Regulatory quoting job reference VRSREG1680

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

Key Skills: Chemical regulatory affairs, registrations, environmental safety, human safety, PPP, BPR, CLP, GHS, REACH, OCNS, legislation, regulatory support, chemicals, agrochemicals, biocides.