Senior Regulatory Officer

Hampshire
£35,000 - £45,000 + Package
19 Oct 2012
19 Nov 2012
674479
Technical
Food Manufacturing
Permanent

In 1706, Twinings was one of the first companies to introduce tea drinking to the British when Thomas Twining began selling tea from his first premises on the Strand in London. Since its humble beginnings in a Swiss laboratory, millions of families all over the world have grown up with Ovaltine. Today Twinings and Ovaltine are global brands and are part of Associated British Foods who employ over 100,000 employees in 46 different countries. With Twinings’ Head Office based in Andover in Hampshire, the company produces a range of high quality branded teas, herbal infusions, fruit infusions as well as Ovaltine and Options hot beverages for the UK and international markets.

Senior Regulatory Officer
Hampshire, £35,000 - £45,000 + Package

Reporting to the Regulatory Manager, the main purpose of the role is to guide Supply functions, project teams and marketing teams to ensure that products are legally compliant in their relevant markets. You will advise on existing and forthcoming regulatory issues whilst implementing and executing agreed policies primarily in the fields of food labeling, composition and contaminants. The main focus relates to tea, herbal and fruit infusions for sale in the UK and International markets. The role also covers Options and Ovaltine products in the UK. Proven experience in providing regulatory advice in a relevant food industry environment is essential. We are looking for an analytical thinker with strong interpersonal and communication skills. The role would suit a confident, resilient individual who is detail conscious and who has the ability to cope with pressure and routine.