Regulatory Affairs Consultant – Biocides or REACH


United Kingdom, Home Based




An exciting opportunity to join the regulatory affairs team at an established and highly reputable chemical regulatory science consultancy. This is expansion to cover an increasing workload. The role is delivery focussed with no commercial or business development aspects. We are looking for a regulatory person for a purely regulatory delivery role.

The team is highly experienced with experts in biocides, PPP and chemicals (REACH / CLP). This role is likely to have a biocide focus, the company sees this as an exciting area of growth. The regulatory team provides complete dossier services for compliance with the latest regulatory developments – from data gap analysis and study contracting and monitoring, to the submission of the completed dossier to the competent authorities. Activities include dossier preparation and submission, data gap analysis and data filling, contracting and monitoring studies, dossier submission to Competent Authorities, data waiving strategies, liaising with regulatory bodies, comparative assessments and technical equivalence.

We would like to hear from candidates with a degree / higher degree in a relevant science subject along with existing experience in biocide regulatory affairs or registrations / authorisations. You must have a good understanding of Regulation 528/2012 (EU BPR) and/or Regulation (EC) 1907/2006 (EU REACH) registration procedures and data requirements. You must also have a desire to provide solutions to complex problems, to think innovatively and to maintain and develop a service based on excellence. The working environment is relaxed and friendly, projects are highly diverse – an excellent opportunity. We will consider full-time or part-time – the company is very flexible

Key Skills

Regulatory affairs, strategy, biocides, regulatory submission, active substance, biocidal products, regulatory expertise, registrations, regulatory, dossiers, risk assessments, data gathering, data waiving, strategy, study monitoring, 528/2012 (EU BPR) 1907/2006 (REACH).

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.