R&D and Compliance Specialist



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Toronto, ON - Regional - (CAN) 305 Milner Avenue Suite 903 ON Toronto , ON M2J 5C2



Job Description

R&D and Compliance Specialist - Pay rate $35.90/hour

Our client, a world class CPG manufacturer is looking for an experienced R&D and Compliance Specialist for their Canadian retail business with the purpose of supporting technical management of the existing and future retail portfolio.

What's in it for You?

* Full time contract opportunity

* Great Work environment

* Flexible work from home opportunity

* Work for a world class CPG manufacturer

What Will You Be Doing?

* Country R&D lead for innovation, renovation, margin improvement and contingency planning projects as necessary, evaluating proposed/alternate formulas, manufacturing sites, and materials, reviewing for compliance, completing full evaluations and implementing into the specification systems or manufacturing sites

* Create locally compliant technical content for artwork, then manage technical artwork approvals

* Manage and resolve business continuity issues to maintain service to customers. Provide technical expertise to incident management and crisis management teams as required. Assess options and provide recommendations in context of legal, business, customer & consumer impacts

* Ability to conduct and direct product showings/cuttings with cross-functional teams including culinary.

* Consistently represents the R&D Group in a positive professional manner, exemplifying Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) as well as Good Laboratory Practices (GLPs).

* Adheres to all company policies, programs, rules, regulations, and safety rules

* Ability to lead change management within team as it relates to new regulation

What You Bring to the Job?

* Minimum B.S. in Food Science, Food/Nutrition or a scientific field of study

* 5 or more years of experience in a Regulatory role with supporting food R&D or Quality experience in a food manufacturing environment and/or laboratory related position is preferred.

* Incumbent will have strong communication (verbally and written) and interpersonal skills with the R&D team and outside customers and resources along with strong organizational skills.

* Computer skills should include Microsoft Office, Windows 10, specification databases.

* SAP PLM experience is preferred.

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