PSRA Specialist

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Date: Sep 22, 2022

Location: Shanghai, CN

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.

Key Accountabilities

Key Responsibilities:
- Monitor regulatory development in the region China, assess potential impact on business, ensure business compliance and growth.
- Maintain working knowledge of relevant food contact regulations.
- Provide guidance to assure compliance for raw materials and products.
- Respond to internal customers and resolve raw material and/or product issues accurately and in a timely fashion.
- Communicate closely with regional, global team and business cross functions to ensure all products, raw materials and related procedures are verified to Company Policies.
- Manage raw materials and products import / export within the region, do substance volume tracking and substance registration where applicable and required.
- Assess raw materials and products food contact compliance, write food contact declarations of compliance for customers.
- Raw material (SDS/TDS/Regulatory) management, and keep documents up to date.
- Provide support to business on product SDS, Label, transportation.
- Understanding customer needs and relevant regulatory topics affecting the business. Translate complex regulatory requirements to practical implications for the business.
- Lead /participate in cross functional project teams as required.
- Support sites audit relevant to Product Stewardship and provide product safety training to various business functions. 
- Participate in external association meetings for advocacy and lobbying.
- Provide support to the team by:
   1. Proactively supporting other team members in order to develop their skills and knowledge.
   2. Highlight and discuss changes to support the success of the team.
   3. Support the creation of a high performing team.


- Bachelor degree and above 
- Relevant educational background in chemistry / chemical.
- Over 5 years relevant work experiences in Product Safety, Regulatory Affairs.
- Experience in Food Contact is required.                                                                                                                            
- Good understanding on chemical management regulations in the region China / Korea / Japan 
- Ability to understand and interpret complex information and make informed decisions based on that material.
- Ability to produce clear and comprehensive reports and make recommendations using the available data.
- Require strong communication, coordination skills in regional and global team.
- Good English skill on both written and spoken.
- Organized and a strong attention to detail.


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: 25301