We are hiring!
EuroChem is one of the leading suppliers of fertilisers with a long-standing presence in over 30 countries in Europe. With our broad product portfolio, we offer crop nutrition solutions for every application, including field fertilisation, fertigation and foliar fertilisation.
The EuroChem Group is vertically integrated, with activities ranging from mining to fertiliser production, logistics and distribution. The group operates production facilities around the world and employs more than 27,000 people worldwide. At the Mannheim site, around 75 employees work in a supply chain and sales organisation.
We are looking for a committed and qualified
Reach Expert (m/f/d)
all gender identities are hereby explicitly addressed
In this role, you will be responsible for REACH registration topics and support for multiple units within EuroChem.
Your responsibilities include ensuring continuity and growth of the business through compliance with the REACH regulation applicable to the products and business activities and working with customers to meet their needs. You will work closely with the Business Teams to support new product development and substance registrations according to the REACH regulation under consideration of the BU strategy. Proactively communicates REACH regulatory changes that may affect the Business Unit to the Business Team and helps to understand potential risks and opportunities. This includes participating in global Product Stewardship teams or projects. Furthermore, you will provide trainings on REACH topics to Business Teams and related functions.
Your tasks in details:
Serve as internal consultant to drive the company in achieving all regulatory objectives with expertise in all aspects of REACH regulations
Support the registration of new substances and related activities in close collaboration with Business and Production Plants, including compilation and updating of status reports for registrations
Contribute to EuroChem’s REACH activities by actively managing all REACH related tasks for timely completion as well as correspondence and collaboration with relevant authorities for the registration of our products in the target markets
Support of development and management of the annual budget for REACH registration and related costs
Manage contractors, to develop and implement efficient processes that enable and ensure compliance with the REACH regulatory framework
Respond to ECHA and member state authorities on REACH related matters and represent EuroChem within REACH consortia and industry associations
Monitor current REACH legislative changes and initiate necessary actions and communications on changing chemical regulations in different regions of the world
Successfully graduated Bachelor or Master Degree in Agriculture, Chemistry, Biology, Pharmacy or comparable apprenticeship
Several years‘ experience in chemical product safety/risk management, product stewardship, regulatory compliance and/or other applicable discipline with experience in the area of REACH substance registrations and in the chemical industry as well as basic chemistry skills related to product chemistry
Professional experience in Regulatory Affairs or affinity for working with laws and regulations
Strong working knowledge of REACH, CLP and fertilizer legislation and EU product regulatory framework
Excellent English, Russian and German verbal and written communication and presentation skills
Analytical skills and high level of solution-oriented expertise
Ability to work independently and proactively and enjoy work in cross culture teams
Strong in handling interactions with authorities as well as a creative problem solver, and demonstrated talent to learn relevant skills and knowledge quickly, also beyond REACH if applicable
Good knowledge of MS-Office Software, basic knowledge in MS-Access or other databases, knowledge of EHS-related software is welcome
Like to work independently and on your own responsibility? Entrepreneurial thinking and acting is a matter of course for you? Then we should get to know each other! Please send your detailed CV in English to Human Resources, attention Andreas Wagner Andreas.Wagner@eurochemgroup.com