Regulatory Affairs Advisor

Location
Ireland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
20 May 2019
Closes
20 Jun 2019
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

Regulatory Affairs Advisor

At Ashbury Labelling we’re passionate about providing consumer protection based support and advice to businesses. Working in partnership with our clients, sharing knowledge and expertise we deliver compliant products in a fast-paced environment. We are looking for an enthusiastic and confident Advisor to join our expanding client-based food specialist team of Regulatory Advisors.

Job Overview:

As an Advisor, you will be responsible for providing regulatory advice on legislation, industry guidance and the client’s policies. You will be expected to support members of the Ashbury team helping to ensure specifications and artworks meet the needs of the client. You will also be involved in delivering of training on regulatory topics and client specific policies, as well as other compliance projects and client enquiries. 

You will be expected to keep abreast of regulatory affairs and demonstrate both commercial and industry awareness. The majority of this role will be based at a client site in London so you need to be able to reach London easily every day.

Responsibilities:

•           Provide accurate and timely regulatory advice to client base.

•           Ensure all chargeable work carried out is recorded for appropriate invoicing.

•           Support of internal specifications and pack copy teams through delivering training and responding to regulatory and client corporate labelling standards queries.

•           Building an internal library of food legislation/guidance.

•           Staying abreast of legislation changes and industry guidance in order to advise clients of any potential impact on their products.

 

Skill Set Required:

  • Food Science or similar degree, or a Food Law/Trading Standards/Environmental Health (Food Standard) qualification
  • Excellent knowledge of EU and UK food legislation.
  • Experience of a regulatory role within the food industry.
  • Ability to interpret complex food legislation.
  • Understanding of the food retail and food manufacturing environment.
  • Conversant with specification completion and able to review specifications and artwork.

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