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Scientist, Regulatory Affairs
Ref No.: 18-03790
Location: Glenview, Illinois
Start Date / End Date: 07/01/2018 to 12/29/2018

Regulatory Affairs

• Responsible for understanding and application of relevant U.S. food labeling regulations, policies, guidelines (e.g. FDA, USDA, Nutrition Label Reform, Organic certification, Kosher certification, etc.) to support business and compliance goals.
• Create ingredient listing and nutritional facts panel for finished products in accordance with regulations.
• Review and approve nutrition and regulatory components of packaging artwork, label copy, advertising, promotional and educational materials, to ensure accuracy and compliance of claims, ingredient and nutritional statements, etc. to government regulations, and Food and Beverage Heinz corporate policies.
• Assist with regulatory compliance of all USDA regulated Food and Beverage Heinz products through the government label approval process.
• ADDED Coordinate Nutrition Label Reform implementation with other category activities; leverage current KHC resources and project contacts.

• Completed Bachelor's degree in Food Science, Nutrition or related field.
• Strong technical background in nutrition/food science, with minimum 3 years' experience in a consumer/food products company.
• In-depth knowledge of US food labeling regulations including the updated Nutrition Label Reform regulations.
• Able to rapidly develop an in-depth knowledge of Food and Beverage Heinz products and business operations.
• Requires team and individual leadership skills in complex nutrition and regulatory matters.
• Excellent computer and communication skills.
• Excellent organization and project management skills with the ability to prioritize and balance multiple tasks with minimal supervision.
• High standard of accuracy and attention to detail.

Hours per Day 8
Hours per Week 40
Total Hours 3,120.00
Shift Type
Does the position allow for the worker to be virtual/remote?
Shore Options Available for this Position
Onshore Only