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Associate Manager, Regulatory Affairs

Location: The Vertical, 8, Jalan Kerinchi, Bangsar South, Kuala Lumpur MY


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Job Number: 1321

Position Title: Associate Manager, Regulatory Affairs

External Description:


As the Associate Manager, Regulatory Affairs, you will be responsible to manage and coordinate local compliance activities for all SC Johnson (SCJ) products in Malaysia, Singapore, Myanmar and Brunei. You will serve as single point of contact for all product related compliance inquiries.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Directly accountable for registration actions and regulatory compliance for assigned countries
  • Focuses and aligns local activities with regional and global plans and priority lists
  • Summarizes and communicate regulatory requirements to the Regional Manager / Director
  • Interacts with key personnel in regulatory agencies to ensure the timely resolution of issues, and the approval of registration actions
  • Secures and conducts meetings with regulatory agencies as necessary to achieve registration / compliance drawing on Governor's Regulatory Review Council (GRRC) resources as needed
  • Provides interpretive analyses of complex regulatory guidance documents, regulations, or directives that impact the company’s products and operations, summarizes implications for affected functions
  • Maintains company databases and compliance related IT tools
  • Responds to requests from global or regional project teams to provide critical input into registration needs for product launch globally or within region
  • Continuously evaluates the regulatory climate of the assigned countries, identifies potential issues which may arise, work to favorably impact the outcome of emerging or existing issues
  • When appropriate, serve on government or industry task forces as a representative of the company in partnership with Government Relations

Required Skills / Experience / Competencies:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s in related science field (Chemistry, Biology, etc.) 
  • Minimum 5 to 10 years of experience in Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) with experience in compliance-related field
  • Familiarity with Malaysia, Singapore, Myanmar and Brunei regulations are added advantage
  • Good proficiency in both English and Malay languages as this role will covers the local and other market
  • Proven situational leadership skills and demonstrated experience in influencing internal stakeholders as well as forging strong relationships with colleagues

Job Requirements:

  • Permanent – full time job

City: Kuala Lumpur

State: Kuala Lumpur

Country: Malaysia

Community / Marketing Title: Associate Manager, Regulatory Affairs

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