Product Stewardship Specialist

  • Location
    Watford, Hertfordshire
  • Salary
    £ 50000 - £ 55000 / Year
  • Category
    Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive - Manufacturing & Production Engineering
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Engineering, Aerospace and Automotive
  • External Reference
    JN-092021-208152

Product Stewardship Specialist Required!

A unique opportunity to contribute to the resurgence of an iconic global company who combine the strength of a brand that is recognised and beloved around the world with the excitement and entrepreneurial spirit of a start-up.


This company offer excellent benefits - 25 days holiday plus bank holidays (increasing over time), on site parking, gorgeous new facilities (restaurant/gym/nursery etc), matched pension etc


As a member of the Product Stewardship team within the HSE team, you will ensure that HSE requirements are met for products put on the global market and for materials used in manufacturing. You will be at the leading edge of thes evolving product portfolio and technical innovation.




  • Employ understanding of world-wide chemical-control regulatory requirements for the manufacture, distribution and sale of products to help meet regulatory deliverables within commercialisation programme deadlines.

  • Respond to customer and other external requests related to product declarations, certifications, and hazard classification.

  • Prepare and/or review regulatory documents and submit to agencies, third-party service providers e.g. chemical product notifications and annual reporting, REACH updates.

  • Monitor emerging regulatory requirements and industry trends to advise business units on portfolio impact and opportunities, esp. in relation to chemicals, packaging and sustainability.

  • Coordinate with third-party consultants, as needed, to enable compliance with global regulations.

  • Interpret and communicate regulatory issues that will impact products and business strategies. Coordinate with legal and business resources to develop strategies to address regulatory concerns.

  • Develop, manage and participate in programmes and projects for Corporate and/or local HSE initiatives.

  • Contribute in participation at trade association and other industry events.

  • Lead efforts to establish and improve HSE work processes.



You will have:



  • Experience of product commercialisation, bringing new products to market

  • Experience in product regulatory affairs /global regulations governing chemical management (chemical hazard communication, biocides, food contact, dangerous goods transportation, and banned/ restricted substances etc)

  • Capable of acquiring and applying detailed legal, technical and regulatory information



A full job description can be provided and due to the large volume of applicants, only those selected for interview will be contacted.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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