Randstad Regulatory in Chicago, Illinois


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  • location:Chicago, IL

  • salary:$26 - $36 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, September 15, 2017

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • reference:22573

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Job Title: Technical Information/Regulatory Specialist

Position Description

The Technical Information Specialist provides regulatory and technical information to internal and external customers for the products manufactured and sold by client in accordance with government regulations and client Policies and Procedures.?

Position Responsibilities

  • Assess and process customer requests for technical documentation efficiently and accurately in accordance with client policies and current regulations. Technical information includes, but not limited to, product specifications, allergen profiles, nutrition reports, GM statements, formulas, religious or dietary certifications, safety data sheets (SDS), customized response letters, maintenance of online portals, and customer questionnaires

  • Proficiently write compliant FDA ingredient statements, fully understand and apply USDA labeling regulations as needed, and be knowledgeable of retail food labeling regulation and guidance

  • Provide the highest level of expertise and technical regulatory customer service to customers, Sales, and R&D to commercialize and meet the marketing demands of new and existing products

  • Support continuous improvement activities associated with technical information requests and department objectives; coordinating implementation with Regulatory & Technical Information Systems (RTIS) Management

  • Analyze work performed and report to upper management the emerging trends in requests, potential areas of improvement , or risk/impact of the inquiries in respect to client policy & procedure

  • Review and maintain Raw Material databases for accuracy and completeness to support regulatory, technical information, and food safety initiatives

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in food science or related discipline

  • 3 years' experience in the food industry preferred

  • Strong analytical abilities, problem solving, and organizational skills

  • Effective project management skills

  • Proven Interpersonal Skills

  • Excellent written and oral communication

  • Excellent computer skills in word, excel, Lotus, AS400 or similar manufacturing IS, and web based platforms


  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance

  • 401K Plan with Company Match

  • Life and AD&D Insurance