PSRA RAW Material Specialist

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Date: May 19, 2023

Location: Sassenheim, NL

Company: AkzoNobel

We’ve been pioneering a world of possibilities to bring surfaces to life for well over 200 years. As experts in making coatings, there’s a good chance you’re only ever a few meters away from one of our products. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. We’re active in more than 150 countries and have set our sights on becoming the global industry leader. It’s what you’d expect from the most sustainable paints company, which has been inventing the future for more than two centuries.

Job Purpose

Contributes to team deliverables by ensuring regulatory compliance of full raw material portfolio by (80%):

  • Evaluating and validating raw material information communicated via Supplier’s Safety Datasheets
  • Ensuring the latest raw material updates in all appropriate regulatory systems

Provides Business support by (20%):

  • Supporting introduction of new raw materials into the required systems and extensions to manufacturing sites
  • Responding to raw material inquiries from internal stakeholders.


  • Contributes to teamwork and department deliverables
  • Understands interdepencies of regulatory systems framework
  • Maintains working knowledge of European hazard classification and labeling regulation and ensures retentions of knowledge.
  • Delivers accurate output
  • Implements standard operating procedures in daily work
  • Creates appropriate manuals to ensure standardized procedures
  • Communicates effectively with other PSRA teams
  • Contacts Suppliers for updated regulatory documents
  • Basic understanding of impact of updated raw material information on labels and SIRE codes  


  • Bachelor's Degree in a regulatory, chemistry, or technical field
  • Task and result orientation
  • Good analytical skills
  • Raw material knowledge is a plus
  • Experience in Product Safety & Regulatory Affairs is a plus
  • Basic understanding of MS Office especially Excel
  • Basic understanding of the information processes that support the business
  • Fluent in English (spoken and written)

Become Part of an Outstanding Company

AkzoNobel is consistently rated as one of the top employers in The Netherlands. You will join a company that is committed to achieving real sustainability. We offer great personal development opportunities and roles with breadth, depth of scope and impact. We also offer comprehensive packages including:

  • Competitive Salary
  • STI Bonus
  • 46 Days' vacation
  • Hybrid working
  • AkzoNobel pension plan


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age or disability.

Requisition ID: 29656