Tata Consumer Products Hiring! Food Science, Food Tech & Life Sciences Apply Now!

Tata Consumer Products Hiring! Food Science, Food Tech & Life Sciences Apply Now!

Tata Consumer Products

Manager – Regulatory Affairs

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

About the job

What are the Key Deliverables in this role?

Financial Outcomes

  • Minimize financial impact of regulatory changes to Business through various actions/choices responses.
  • Identify and optimize financial implications of regulatory components on product, packaging and promotions.

Customer Service

  • Independently handle regulatory aspects of specific projects from concept to launch.
  • Manage the food licensing and Organic certification requirements of the organization for various products and operations.
  • Manage requisite regulatory approvals/clearances for products, ingredients, and processes as per regulatory requirements.
  • Manage responses to regulatory enforcement challenges and support Legal in dealing with the enforcement issues.
  • Support Customer Care team on regulatory and compliance related queries for Consumers.
  • Carry out preliminary regulatory assessment to support various New Product
  • Development Projects; collaborate with R&D teams to generate and integrate information that support regulatory approvals.
  • Keep the stakeholders updated on the changes in the regulatory environment and identify the opportunities/challenges for the innovation efforts.
  • Interface with R&D teams to ensure smooth integration of regulatory concerns in various projects.

Internal Processes

  • Ensure timely action and response to NPD requirements on ingredient, packaging material, finished goods, and processes.
  • Responsible for compliance of all product labels, claims, and advertisements.
  • Support Operations and Quality Assurance by providing timely regulatory guidance to ensure compliant functioning.
  • Support, facilitate and respond to findings of Internal/External audit of Regulatory functioning and processes.
  • Build and sustain networks within team and with external/internal stakeholders.
  • Assist in review and interpretation of relevant regulations.
  • Efficiently handle a large amount of data and analyze the same for desired applications.
  • Collate and maintain a repository of various key information.
  • Assist activities required for domestic and ROW compliances with respect to relevant
  • Food safety and quality requirements.

Innovation and Learning

  • Responsible for working with the R&D team and Regulatory team on Scientific Claims development through various NPD models.
  • Foster agility in responding to the routine regulatory needs of the organization.
  • Leverage digital tools to optimize the functioning of the team.

What are the Critical success factors for the Role?

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in areas of food science, food technology, agriculture, nutritional science or life sciences with majors in Food Science and Nutrition.
  • 6+ years of experience in the fields related to regulatory compliance-governance in food/beverages/Nutraceutical, preferably in the Asia/Indian Subcontinent/other regulatory jurisdictions.
  • Experience in independently handling regulatory compliances in various categories of food and beverage products like Foods, Beverages, Water, Dietary Supplements, and Nutraceuticals.
  • Demonstrated experience in independently handling Organic products portfolio.
  • Significant working knowledge in the fields of food safety-scientific and regulations interpretations, risk analysis, and compliance.
  • Demonstrated experience of working with multiple stakeholders related to the food industry.
  • Able to engage with internal-external stakeholders for regulatory advocacy/compliance.

What are the Desirable success factors for the Role?

  • Technical/Functional knowledge to mentor and support & improve regulatory expertise of the department.
  • Good communication and collaboration skills and ability to drive/execute/multiple projects with changing priorities.
  • Positive attitude and ability to work in a team environment.
  • Passion for innovation and learning.


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