Regulatory Affairs Officer

The Role

Reporting to the Asia Pacific Regulatory Manager, you will assist in the Regulatory Department with administration and housekeeping in areas of Regulatory Affairs in order to attain timely compliance in all areas of applicable laws, regulations, directives, statutes relating to:

  • Compliance of Food Contact Coatings
  • Chemical Regulations
  • Environment, Health and Safety
  • GRI Sustainability Reporting

As part of this scope, you will:

 Respond to customers, custom official queries and requests with regards to regulatory matters

  • Maintain all Safety Data Sheet (SDS) and Globally Harmonized System (GHS) labelling
  • Establish, implement and uphold the management of the SDS system to ensure compliance with GHS requirements
  • Ensure the information on the SDS is directed to all relevant parties including operation personnel, contractors, forwarders, etc.
  • Compile and ensure the accuracy of manufacturing data required for Sustainability GRI Reporting


The Person

  • Degree in Chemistry
  • If you are currently working as a Chemist or Quality Assurance Chemist dealing with chemical formulations, you are encouraged to apply
  • Work experience in a related chemical field is an advantage
  • Experience dealing with the shipment of chemicals, familiarity with customs and labelling is a clear advantage
  • Systematic and self-managing with good organizational skills


As the market leader with a global presence, we pride ourselves in delivering excellence in every location around the world. The company invests as much in its people as it does in its products. The strong family spirit wants everyone to be successful. The Whitford culture rewards talent and welcomes motivated individuals to join our family. If our proposition interests you, please submit your application (CV, expected salary and availability).

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