Our Product Stewardship department is looking for a Product Stewardship Specialist (m/f/x) based in East Windsor, New Jersey/USA to provide support and leadership to ensure execution of necessary product safety and regulatory compliance activities. The position reports to the Regional Manager of Product Stewardship and Regulatory Affairs.
The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following:
Support special programs as needed to fulfill the mission of the department such as but not limited to Elementis Sustainability, Life Cycle Analysis, Product Risk Reviews, new regulations, and Export Control.
Support global product stewardship programs as needed.
Respond to distributor and customer product safety and regulatory compliance needs.
Input and maintain product safety and compliance data in the WERCS (product stewardship database and hazard communications tool).
Familiar with chemical regulations and able to determine product regulatory status under these regulations (primarily chemical inventories, food contact and personal care regulations) by using lists, databases such as LOLI, or government authority websites.
Prepare product registration dossiers under the direction of a Product Stewardship Manager.
Provide product stewardship support to other internal functions (e.g. Supply Chain, Operations, Customer Service, Research and Development, Marketing and Sales).
A minimum Bachelor in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Toxicology, Environment, Biology or other science discipline related to Health, Safety and the Environment (HSE)
Several years of Product Stewardship or regulatory compliance experience
Demonstrable communications in English (written and oral)
Ability to utilize common workplace software as well as learn and use specialized product stewardship and regulation drive databases. (MS Office Suite, JDE/Oracle, SAP, etc.)
The following are desirable:
Ability to understand and work with multiple cultures
Proficiency in working both independently and in a team environment
Elementis offers performance-driven additives that help create innovative formulations for consumer and industrial markets, including Personal Care, Coatings, Chromium, Energy and Talc. Finding opportunities to enhance our customers’ performance is at the heart of what we do—and has been for more than 175 years. We own unique raw materials, including the only high-grade hectorite mine in the world, and a leading source of high-purity talc. With our advanced technical solutions, we transform those materials to become innovative, performance-enhancing products for our customers. Elementis is a UK-listed global specialty chemicals company with operations worldwide and employs over 1,300 people at more than 30 locations worldwide.