This well-known organisation acts as the voice of the UK food and drink industry - the largest manufacturing sector in the country. Working in partnership with global brands, leading UK retailers and thriving food and drink related SME, the business supports business to ensure food is safe, affordable and nutritious, keeping consumers informed and ultimately up to date with current related.
The business now seeks to recruit an experienced Regulatory professional to support the business and act as the main point of contact on technical and regulatory developments. This position will play an important role in ensuring that companies are kept up to date across a broad range of policy and regulatory requirements, ensuring information is tailored to specific requirements.
- Providing support for several committees, both technical and Board level. This will involve the timely preparation of agendas, papers and minutes, and following up agreed action points Monitoring scientific, technical, and regulatory developments, including the study and analysis of relevant UK Government, EU, Codex Alimentarius and other policies and proposals as they relate to the relevant Associations and Groups Analysing, summarise and disseminate technical documents in a timely and accurate manner on food issues relating to those key sectors Liaising with policy committees, government departments, European Associations, and other stakeholders to ensure members are up to date and can input into the development of policy positions
- Educated to degree level or equivalent in food science or another relevant discipline Experience in food industry, regulatory authority, trade association or similar organisation is desirable. Experience of scientific or regulatory policy development is desirable Knowledge of the food and drink industry and government bodies Technical expertise in food safety and regulatory issues Good ability to sustain a range of working relationships Good written and oral communication skills
To apply, please e-mail in strict confidence, with your CV, including salary details, quoting the above reference and for the attention of James Constable
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