Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines one of the broadest technology sets in the industry with asset integration, focused innovation and global scale to achieve profitable growth and become the most innovative, customer centric, inclusive and sustainable materials science company. Dow’s portfolio of performance materials, industrial intermediates and plastics businesses delivers a broad range of differentiated science-based products and solutions for our customers in high-growth segments, such as packaging, infrastructure and consumer care.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Senior Hazard Communication and Product Regulatory Specialist
In this role, you will be responsible for the development and implementation of tools, templates and work processes enabling the cost effective generation of compliant safety datasheets (SDSs) and labels for Dow products in the markets served.
You will provide consulting on hazard communication matters, including but not limited to SDS EMEAI requirements, hazard classification, identification of substances of concerns in Dow products.
Besides that, you will also lead the implementation of International Chemical Conventions : monitor development of relevant regulations, consult, provide training to stakeholders.
Furthermore, you will manage work processes for licensing, and annual reporting for the region.
In this role, it is key that you work autonomously within the boundaries of the work processes and that you are able to articulate complex matters with interdependencies with other teams.
Develop and implement complex tools, templates and work processes documentation to comply with Hazard Communication and Product regulatory requirements and company standards. This includes: Safety Data Sheets, notification to C&L regional inventories, international chemical conventions, etc.)
Deliver expertise, develop complex technical training and coaching on HazCom and Product Regulatory work processes and tools (ERP Systems) across Dow functions and businesses.
Monitor development/ revision of relevant regulations / guidelines through trade association involvement and/or regular consultation of external sources of information (e.g. governmental websites, etc.). Proactively inform impact to stakeholders accordingly
Represent the function during internal and external audits and inspections
Provide value-added regulatory interpretation and consulting services to internal stakeholders. If needed seek advice from law firms
Support complex regional advocacy activities and initiatives on Product Safety matters
Represent Dow's position in trade associations. Coordinate common position for Dow and provide support to the development of responses on public consultation or industry position paper;
Lead global product Safety expertise projects (leverages beyond the work group) including ERP system updates and upgrades.
Master's degree in Chemistry, Engineering, Toxicology or related fields
3 - 5 years experience in the field of product safety/hazard communication / product regulatory. This includes GHS classification requirements and International Chemical Conventions for EMEAI region (license to sell and reporting management such as EU PIC, CWC, ODS, POP)
Fluent in English and Arabic required, French is a plus
Analytical, detailed oriented, problem solving thinking
Excellent communication skills
Customer’s oriented mindset
Data mining proficiency is a plus
Knowledge of SAP EH&S Module is a plus
A robust total rewards program, including: competitive base pay, variable pay that rewards individual, team, and Company performance, and comprehensive benefits
On-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive and rewarding work environment
Career experiences that can span different Dow businesses and functions with opportunities for personal and professional growth
The chance to work within a global company and interact with colleagues from around the world
Opportunities that spark your imagination and ignite your passion to help others
No visa sponsorship / support is available for this position
We do not offer relocation assistance for Dow jobs like this position. This includes reimbursement for travel expenses incurred to and from test sessions / interviews. If you apply for a position that is not within the area in which you reside, you will be responsible for all costs that you incur