Regulatory Affairs and Deploy Specialist
Unilever Nederland B.V. - Rotterdam (Nederland)
For our client, Unilever Nederland B.V., we are looking for a Regulatory Affairs and Deploy Specialist.
In this new role you will coordinate the technical deployment and regulatory compliance for launches of products in Beauty & Personal Care, Home Care (and possibly Foods & Refreshment). You will be part of the Unilever International (UI.) business effort that aims to roll out (mostly) existing products into new, in this case European markets with speed. You are knowledgeable on regulatory compliance in EU is especially important for when products are imported outside of Europe. You will be part of a multidisciplinary team, working with colleagues throughout Middle Europe (MEU) with an initial focus on Benelux to support the growth plans.
Delivery & deploy skills:
- Business awareness: understands key business drivers of Unilever and ways of working within MEU (Nordics, BNL, DACH, Italy);
- Help deployment team to navigate local requirements WRT to claims, formulations, compliance etc. to fast track in market delivery;
- Delivery focus: consistent track record of delivering tangible output;
- Collaborate with SU, R&D team to suggest necessary modifications needed to make the formulation compliant;
- Coordination with different category teams across Middle Europe;
- Engage with Unilever Marketing and NPD teams to help faster closure;
- Influence: able to convince and defend own agenda / objectives with internal stakeholders.
Who we're looking for
For this role, we are looking for candidates with a good understanding of regulatory requirements of Middle Europe for Beauty and Personal Care, Home Care and Food & Refreshment categories. You are able to respond to any regulatory query from local authorities, therefore you have excellent communication skills in English and preferably another language like Dutch, French, German or Italian. You have your base in the Benelux office in Rotterdam, however your direct working relationships will be quite spread out across the European business. You are detailed in your documentation and proficient in using Microsoft Office, SAP and Teams. While this is a new role, it will be expected to help shape the role and a high degree of autonomy is required once operational. Additionally internal stakeholder management is very important.
Are you the problem solver with creative new ideas we are looking for?
The mission of Unilever is to add vitality to life. They meet everyday needs for nutrition, hygiene, and personal care with brands that help people feel good, look good and get more out of life.
With 400 brands spanning 14 categories of home, personal care and foods products, no other company touches so many people’s lives in so many different ways.
Their brand portfolio has made them leaders in every field in which they work. It ranges from much-loved world favourites including Lipton, Knorr, Dove and Omo, to trusted local brands such as Blue Band and Suave.
They are constantly enhancing their brands to deliver more intense, rewarding product experiences. They invest €1 billion every year in cutting edge research and development, and have five laboratories around the world that explore new thinking and techniques to help develop their products.
Today Unilever employs 223.000 people in 100 countries world-wide, and supports the jobs of many thousands of distributors, contractors and suppliers.
Additional vacancy information
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|Employment terms||:||Full time position, 32 hours possible. |
Days of leave: 25 + 13
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|Contactperson||:||Jan Paul Favier|
|+31 (0)88 22 77 555|
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