We have been engaged by a global specialty chemical company to identify their next Head of Regulatory Affairs for the Americas. The company’s principal business is ingredient chemistry for personal care, consumer products, coatings and related uses.

The company’s most significant regulatory activities are associated with their leadership position in disinfectant chemistry and biocidal materials. As such, the company is seeking a leader with a strong EPA-FIFRA registration reputation. Several years of related experience, to include group leadership, is needed. A record of success in agency advocacy, and with NGO’s, is an important element of one’s experience.

Duties will include the management of the company’s N.A. Regulatory Team, internal collaboration on new and existing product regulatory strategy, negotiation/advocacy with federal and state regulatory authorities and the monitoring of emerging regulatory standards which may affect the company’s business.

The position reports to the Global Director of Regulatory Affairs/Product Safety and will work from the US divisional headquarters in the Northeast U.S.

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