Senior Manager Regulatory & Trade Compliance

Date: Jul 9, 2024

Location: Chicago, IL, US, 60606

Company: Glanbia



The Opportunity 

We are seeking a seasoned Regulatory Affairs Manager to oversee the regulatory aspects of our dairy and non-dairy products in North America. This role is pivotal in ensuring compliance with all applicable export control laws and import regulations in territories where our products are sold. This permanent position will report to the Sr. Director, Global Regulatory Affairs and duties will include but are not limited to the following;  


  • Serve as the regional expert for all regulatory matters and lead the US regulatory affairs team.
  • Perform regulatory assessments of new products and lead projects related to new product registrations.
  • Liaise with government authorities, agencies, and consultants to track current and emerging regulations impacting the business.
  • Manage regulatory queries and provide updates to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Develop and implement material specifications to meet regulatory requirements.
  • Develop, implement, and manage export global compliance controls for all GN products.
  • Monitor applications for and maintenance of all GN manufacturing sites registrations worldwide.


   The Skills you will bring to the team

  • Minimum Bachelor of Science (BS) or equivalent degree in the field of science and technology or law.
  • Ten (10) years of related experience.
  • Knowledge and/or training in Regulatory Affairs.
  • Experience in Nutritional or Dietary supplements, Infant formula, FSMP (Food’s for Special Medical Purposes) products, Clinical Nutrition, and Food and Beverage industry is preferred, specifically in a regulatory capacity.
  • Experience working with government authorities and agencies in a regulatory capacity.
  • Strong understanding of international trade compliance, export control regulations, including the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), and the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) regulations.
  • Familiarity with SAP (an asset)


If you think you have what it takes, but don't necessarily meet every single point on the job description, please apply!


Where and how you will work  

The position offers the flexibility to work a hybrid schedule. However, remote work is also permitted, and a hybrid arrangement can be accommodated.


What we would like to offer you!  

The opportunity to develop your career on a global stage, continuous learning through an on-demand learning platform, and a competitive compensation package including staff discounts, generous family leave policy, health & dental plan, competitive salary, 401K.  


About Glanbia  

The Glanbia Group comprises three divisions: Glanbia Performance Nutrition, Glanbia Nutritional's, and Joint Ventures. Collectively and with our partners we offer an incredible breadth of expertise in nutrition. We employ a team of 6,000 people, work with global food and beverage companies, and sell our award-winning and market-leading products in 130 countries worldwide.  


At Glanbia, we celebrate diversity, because we know that our individual strengths make us stronger together. We welcome and encourage interest from a variety of candidates, we will give your application consideration, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status.


At Glanbia, our culture celebrates individuality, knowing that together we are more.

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