Product Safety and Regulatory Affairs Specialist

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Date: 04-May-2022

Location: Sassenheim, NL

Company: AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel has a passion for paint. We're experts in the proud craft of making paints and coatings, setting the standard in color and protection since 1792. Our world class portfolio of brands - including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon - is trusted by customers around the globe. Headquartered in the Netherlands, we are active in over 150 countries and employ around 34,500 talented people who are passionate about delivering the high-performance products and services our customers expect.

The Global Product Safety and Regulatory Affairs (PSRA) department in Sassenheim, the Netherlands, is looking for a Product Safety and Regulatory Affairs (PSRA) Specialist.


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 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.


Key Responsibilities

  • 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.


What do you bring?

  • (Technical) Bachelor or equivalent.
  • Teamwork is essential.
  • Common sense and accuracy is crucial.
  • Raw material knowledge 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. At a personal level you will also benefit from:

  • A competitive salary with 44 days off per year.
  • Participation in the AkzoNobel pension plan.
  • Travel expenses to and from work.
  • Opportunities for education that will help you to grow beyond this role.


More information and how to apply

We welcome your online application via https://www.akzonobel.com/en/careers. Only online applications including resume and cover letter will be considered. If applicable, it is essential that you have a visa that allows you to work in the Netherlands. If you have any questions, please contact Marcel Thor, Talent Acquisition Partner, +31 880 030 731, option 2. Or send an email to TalentResourcing.NL@akzonobel.nl


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: 13213