Manager – Regulatory Product Compliance

Location: Lichfield with some home working

Salary: £55,000 -£60,000 + Bonus

Job Summary: 

This position will manage the organization’s product compliance program. This will involve working with sales, marketing, customers and vendors to complete and track incoming requests, gathering significant amount of data, data entry and reporting required information to customers in a timely manner.

Job description

Individual is responsible for the management of all regulatory  product compliance activities and requests for REACH, RoHS, WEEE, Proposition 65, Conflict Minerals and other such product regulations.

Operate with some latitude for independent action or decision, and reviews progress with management.

Provide guidance within regulatory affairs, product engineering, technical publications and operations.

Responsible for the product compliance process, database and supplier relationship.

Manage Product Compliance business process, including process maps and procedures.

Report observations/ problems clearly and concisely and takes appropriate actions.

Demonstrate developing of advanced technical leadership skills within the department.

Possess and apply a broad knowledge and understanding of the regulatory and legal frameworks, regulatory requirements, legislation, processes and procedures.

Demonstrate strong project management, writing, coordination, and execution of environmental compliance tasks, with emphasis on technical activities.

Plan, conduct and execute assignments, reviewing progress and evaluating results

Review of environmental standards and regulations.

Conduct gap assessments to new and existing standards.

Ensure that all new products are assessed for potential environmental hazards and recommend necessary improvements prior to appropriate design phases per the written procedures.

Present and provides direction to management and potentially executive leadership

Assist in SOP development and review

Assist in the development and update of strategy based upon regulation and standard changes

Demonstrate understanding and ability to investigate and evaluate updates and new regulations

Determine and communicate environmental requirements and internal processes

Provide regulatory input for and appropriate follow-up to inspections and audits

·         Assist in the development and implementation of SOPs and systems to track and manage product-associated events


A minimum of 5 years of relevant regulatory, engineering or inventory management  experience

Experience in the wire & cable, network security, or utility industry preferred.

Previous experience in legal, technical or a regulated environment required.

Excellent analytical and writing skills.

Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills.

Effective organizational skills.

Basic PC skills with proficiency in Microsoft office Suite, including Excel