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Regulatory Affairs Officer

Salary £26,000 - £28,000 (+ company bonus)
Location Midlands, Telford, Shropshire
Role Operations
Job Type Permanent
Size 500+
Job overview
One of the biggest FMCG companies in the UK are looking for a Regulatory Affairs Officer to join their Innovation Centre in Telford - apply today!

Looking for Regulatory Affairs jobs in Shropshire? After Quality Assurance jobs and Quality Control roles for graduates? Want to work in Artwork and Specifications in the food industry? One of the UK's largest FMCG companies are hiring now in Shropshire - apply today!

Company profile

In this Quality Assurance Officer job based in Telford, Shropshire, you will be joining one of the biggest FMCG companies in the UK, whose brands include many of the country's favourite dairy products - like Utterly Butterly, Clover, and Cathedral City. This FMCG company are market leaders in the industry, working with many of the UK's major supermarkets. They are a talented and caring team with a longstanding history of excellence. Since their first days delivering cheese on a bicycle, they’ve grown into a leading global dairy processor by staying true to the culture that defines them. Each employee is committed to uphold their tradition of care, quality, and passion through food. This leading FMCG giant fosters an environment where everyone can make contributions that matter. They are now looking for a Regulatory Affairs Technologist to join their Innovation Centre team in Telford!

Job description - Regulatory Affairs Officer

In this Regulatory Affairs job in Shropshire, you will have a huge impact on the new food products that this global FMCG company are responsible for. You will take on a variety of responsibilities that will work to ensure that product specifications are completed accurately, with legal and due diligence requirements being met. You will approve final ideas involving artwork, packaging and labelling, as well as getting involved on the technical side and in Research and Development.

Key responsibilities - Regulatory Affairs Officer

In this Regulatory Affairs Associate job in Telford, your responsibilities will include:

  • Ensuring finished product specifications are completed accurately, meeting due diligence requirements and in compliance with legal requirements
  • Approving the finished product label artwork against agreed pack copy, ensuring all legal labelling requirements are met
  • Supporting the Group Technical Quality Management and document control systems
  • Providing support for Group Technical BRC/third party audits
  • Managing and developing the Due Diligence system as part of the R&D process, and support relevant teams to use it effectively
  • Being a technical point of contact for the internal consumer care team and ensure technical information is up to date and relevant
  • Managing the Technical Documents e-mail inbox and respond to technical queries and documentation requests
  • Supporting Group Technical & Compliance reporting requirements, as necessary
  • Deputising for Specification & Legal Labelling Manager and Technical Systems Manager, if required

Job requirements - Regulatory Affairs Officer

  • An academic background in Food, Food Technology, Science or Mathematics
  • Previous experience in the food industry is necessary - ideally 1-2 years
  • Able to demonstrate strong communication skills, both written and verbal - you will be writing specifications.
  • Excellent IT skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office - experience in other systems such as Salesforce is beneficial
  • Experience in retailer specification systems is beneficial
  • Able to understand and effectively implement food law and labelling requirements into the specification and legal labelling process
  • Able to demonstrate well-developed analytical skills combined with the ability to present detailed information clearly and succinctly to Senior Management
  • Fantastic organisation and ability to prioritise tasks and autonomously manage your workload
  • Confidence in training others

Benefits of the job - Regulatory Affairs Officer

  • A great starting salary of £26,000 - £28,000 depending on experience, with company bonus on top
  • 25 days holiday + 8 bank holidays
  • Working in their exciting Innovation Centre in Telford, Shropshire – free onsite parking
  • Health cash plan and life assurance
  • Long service rewards
  • Generous employer pension contributions
  • The chance to work with global brands and multinational retailers in an industry-leading company within FMCG
  • Development opportunities
  • Attractive workplace pension scheme and company bonus paid quarterly
  • Discounted branded products – access to benefits, free advice and savings

Looking for Regulatory Affairs jobs in Telford, and want to work for a leading dairy food company? After Quality Assurance Associate jobs and Quality Control roles for graduates? If you’re eager to kick-start your career within a globally renowned FMCG brand, don’t miss out - apply for this new Quality Assurance job in Shropshire today!

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Rachel Forrest
Senior Consultant