Regulatory Affairs Senior Scientist

Номер вакансии: 381

Местоположение: Москва, Московская область, Россия

Занятость: Полная занятость

Функция: Разработка, развитие и качество


1.     Raw material, recipe and finished product review and approval.

2.     Ingredient and nutritional claim validation and validation of more complex claims;  including claims on pack,  in advertisements and other media for Russia (including local) brands under its scope

3.     Labelling coordinator role for MEU brands - Products Labelling Reports (PLRs) generation for Russian/European (including local) brands.

a.    Regulatory key contact in Local project team.

b.    LABEL spec generation, PROD spec review including Health & Wellness policies,

c.    PLR creation & translation review and local approval for MEU

d.    Customs application support and preparation of the prenotification documentation

e.    Coordination and Information of the regulatory network

f.      Pre-review of claims, advertisements, media

g.    Handling general enquiries from local authorities.

4.     Artwork Approval.

5.     Managing transition requests: preparation of the consolidated regulatory assessment.

6.     Interact and communicate as a regulatory partner with multiple functions including RD&Q, Product change management, Marketing, Consumer services, Supply chain, Legal, Corporate affairs, and country management.

For claim validation and pre-review of claims, advertisements, media, regulatory guidance and decisions making in case of sensitive matters (e.g. risk assessment; non-conformity of raw materials, recipes, finished products and packs; enquiries from consumers or any other external people, etc.). The support and validation from management or experts will be in relevant cases needed.


  • Scientific or nutrition background Degree
  • Profound knowledge of Russian, Ukrainian and Eurasian, European Food Legislation
  • Relevant experience including regulatory experience (3 to 5 years)
  • In depth knowledge of and experience in regulatory tools (like or similar to SAP) and processes
  • Analytical skills: able to break down complex matters and keep it simple, able to think out of the regulatory box.
  • Strong communication skills: be clear and concise in regulatory advice to also non-regulatory people. Enable efficient decision taking by senior management through straight forward communication. Listen to others and search for compromises.
  • Experience in Scientific, Quality, R&D.
  • Ability to work in English.