Food Safety & Regulatory Compliance Manager

Job#: 2023118

Job Description:

Food Safety & Regulatory Compliance Manager 
Summary:
  • Create FDA-compliant food product labels, incorporating ingredient statements, nutrition facts panels, and allergen statements with proficiency in retail food regulation and guidance.
  • Review and approve label artwork with a high degree of accuracy, including graphics, formatting, text, and grammar.
  • Manage product nutrition and ingredient information, including supporting documents from suppliers.
  • Identify labeling issues and communicate with the appropriate teams.
  • Support the Sales/Customer Service teams with inquiries related to products and ingredients.
  • Provide suppliers and customers with regulatory information through their online portals.
  • Review product formulas and raw materials for compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Assist with the development of product specifications.
  • Contribute to product related communications with regulatory and nutrition insights.
  • Assist with the implementation of programs, policies, SOPs, and practices to ensure products comply with regulations.
  • Collaborate with multiple functions and support innovation projects.
  • Participate in GFSI and customer audits.
Qualifications
  • BS required, MS preferred, with an emphasis on nutrition science, food science, food microbiology, or related fields
  • Regulatory certifications a plus
  • Minimum 3-5 years in food labeling with regulatory experience preferred.
  • Hands on experience with US-FDA labeling of retail food products or related industry experience
  • Knowledge of Food Safety fundamentals
  • Ability to interpret and implement regulations and guidance documents.
Food Safety & Regulatory Compliance Manager 
Summary:
  • Create FDA-compliant food product labels, incorporating ingredient statements, nutrition facts panels, and allergen statements with proficiency in retail food regulation and guidance.
  • Review and approve label artwork with a high degree of accuracy, including graphics, formatting, text, and grammar.
  • Manage product nutrition and ingredient information, including supporting documents from suppliers.
  • Identify labeling issues and communicate with the appropriate teams.
  • Support the Sales/Customer Service teams with inquiries related to products and ingredients.
  • Provide suppliers and customers with regulatory information through their online portals.
  • Review product formulas and raw materials for compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Assist with the development of product specifications.
  • Contribute to product related communications with regulatory and nutrition insights.
  • Assist with the implementation of programs, policies, SOPs, and practices to ensure products comply with regulations.
  • Collaborate with multiple functions and support innovation projects.
  • Participate in GFSI and customer audits.
Qualifications
  • BS required, MS preferred, with an emphasis on nutrition science, food science, food microbiology, or related fields
  • Regulatory certifications a plus
  • Minimum 3-5 years in food labeling with regulatory experience preferred.
  • Hands on experience with US-FDA labeling of retail food products or related industry experience
  • Knowledge of Food Safety fundamentals
  • Ability to interpret and implement regulations and guidance documents.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Employee Type:
Contract

Location:
Chicago, IL, US

Job Type:

Date Posted:
April 1, 2024