Hired by Matrix, Inc. Regulatory Affairs (US Nutrition) in Barrington, Illinois

Regulatory Affairs (US Nutrition)

Job Type:Contract

Job Location:Barrington

Illinois

Job Description:

Job Summary

  • Our Client, a consumer products’ company, is seeking a Regulatory Affairs (US Nutrition) Consultant possessing a BS Degree in Science, Regulatory, Nutrition, or equivalent and a minimum of 2 years food or related industry experience; or 5-7 years compliance, QA/QC role.

  • Work within a team of 10 in the Nutritional Brands regulatory compliance department. Will cross function with R&D.

  • This Regulatory Affairs contractor position supports US Nutrition Regulatory Affairs initiatives. The person in this position will interact with various Regulatory Category Leads to complete assigned projects.

  • The primary focus of this position is to support in the development of the nutrition and ingredient label declarations that are required per US FDA regulations; also helps to ensure the accuracy of the regulatory information in our databases and on final art work. The position will involve work on multiple Nutrition Regulatory initiatives to provide support on nutrition labeling, claims and regulatory questions as well as packaging timelines.

  • The position will require a good understanding and application of US Food and Drug Administration labeling regulations to assure the accuracy of ingredient statements, nutrition facts, allergen declarations and claims. They must be able to monitor, interpret and ensure compliance with US regulations today and into the future.

  • This is a hard working team who takes their work very seriously, while being able to share laughs and have fun while juggling their busy schedules. Candidates need to be available to work 40+ hours a week with the drive to dig in and push through some large projects that are coming up.

  • Hours: Mon- Fri 8-5

Responsibilities

  • Assist with ingredient reviews (2000 for NAN, may increase depending on no. of vendors per ingredient), nutrition reviews and required regulatory tasks in the FSS-PV system.

  • Conduct impact assessment due to ingredient/formula updates including Nutrition Labeling updates, Prep ingredient approvals (review for accuracy and hand off to category lead for final approval)

Qualifications

Experience

  • BS Degree in Science, Regulatory, Nutrition, or equivalent as minimum; MS/MBA preferred

Experience

  • Corporate or government regulatory experience in food labeling or solid background in nutrition related field; excellent computer skills

  • Minimum of 2 years food or related industry experience; or 5-7 years compliance, QA/QC role Product Vision, Schawk Blue,

Skills

  • Must be quick to learn new systems.

  • Strong collaboration and communication skills

  • Detail oriented; adaptability; ability to work independently desired

  • SAP, Microsoft Office experience preferred.

Please submit your resume for consideration. Once submitted, feel free to contact Rushi at 858-703-6733 for additional information.

Approx. Duration: 6 months/Good possibility of extension

About Hired By Matrix

Hired by Matrix, Inc. founded in 1986, is a certified Woman-Owned Business Enterprise (WBE) dedicated to providing the highest quality of job opportunities to our candidates and staffing services to our clients. We are a full service staffing firm with experience recruiting and delivering for IT, Accounting & Finance, Administrative & Clerical, Clinical & Scientific, and Marketing disciplines. Our long history in the staffing industry and dedication to excellence are the key differentiators that have fueled our success for over 30 years.

As the staffing industry evolves, Hired by Matrix continues to develop and grow. By combining our expertise with a keen understanding of each client’s needs we are able to source for the most qualified candidates. Our commitment to servicing our clients corresponds with our commitment to finding the perfect match between our clients and candidates and maintaining our relationships long term.

Hired by Matrix offers our contract professionals competitive salaries, benefits after 60 days and a 401k option after one year.Equal Opportunity EmployerWBENC CertifiedWOSB Certified*CEO Sharon Olzerowicz serves on the WBENC Board and is a long-standing member of the Forum Governing Group.

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