Regulatory Affairs Assocaite
Iovate Health Sciences International Inc.
Oakville, ON

Career Opportunity for a Regulatory Affairs Associate

Iovate is the maker of the MuscleTech, Six Star, Purely Inspired and Hydroxycut family of products and the leader in the active nutrition, weight management and health supplements industry! If you are a highly motivated individual with a passion for health & wellness along with a commitment to excellence, we want YOU!

Due to our rapid growth and our vision to be the #1 active nutrition and weight management supplement company in the world, our company has a career opportunity for a passionate, hardworking, and dedicated individual to join our growing Global organization!

Accountabilities:

The successful candidate is responsible for supporting the Regulatory Affairs team in regulatory activities to ensure corporate goals are achieved in a compliant manner. This role will play a vital part in devising, recommending, and implementing regulatory compliant strategies to support business initiatives with a primary focus on our international partners, while working closely with the Research & Product Development and Sales teams to accomplish these goals. The incumbent must have a solid scientific background and knowledge of/experience with the regulation of Dietary Supplements/Natural Health Products.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Support International team by coordinating, generating or requesting various documents to aid in product registrations and importations for regions including Latin America, Middle East, Europe, and Australia.
  • Support International and Canadian team on new product research and development by the evaluation of formulations and labels for compliance
  • Provide after-market regulatory support for Iovate products
  • Monitor and report developments in regulatory world with direct relevance to Iovate
  • Demonstrate an ability to monitor, inform, suggest, recommend and apply, after necessary approval from manager, actions necessary to meet and maintain regulatory (food and drug) compliance
  • Coordinate Canadian submissions and site license renewal with Natural and Non-Prescription Health Products Directorate
  • Review and update internal Standard Operating Procedures, as needed
  • Other role related duties as assigned

Core Competencies:

  • Post-Secondary Education in Science, Biology, Nutrition or related field
  • Minimum 1-2 years of regulatory affairs experience preferably within a consumer packaged goods regulated environment (direct dealings with FDA, NNHPD)
  • Knowledge of US Dietary Supplement Regulations (DSHEA), Canadian Natural and Non-Prescription Health Products Regulations, including Product License Applications, European Food Regulations, and Australian Therapeutic Goods Regulations would be considered an asset
  • Key skills include: Results-driven, accountable/own tasks, detail oriented, effective communicator and able to problem-solve with multiple priorities at one time
  • Proactive and able to manage change in an extremely fast paced, energetic work environment
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office Suite
  • Solid knowledge of research tools i.e. PubMed
  • Ability to speak Spanish or Portuguese considered an asset

Culture:

Located in Oakville, Ontario, Canada we offer a dynamic, progressive, team based environment. We have on-site premium fitness facilities and encourage a healthy lifestyle. We also offer a comprehensive benefits package and the opportunity to grow with us. For further information please visit us at www.iovate.com.

Iovate Health Sciences international Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to ensuring an inclusive and accessible work environment. We are committed to meeting the needs of all applicants in a timely manner and will do so by meeting accessibility requirements under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Human Rights Code. If you require accommodations to fully participate in the recruitment and selection process, please contact the Iovate Human Resources team to make an accommodation request. Any information received relating to accommodations will be treated as confidential

We appreciate applicant interest in this position, however, due to the volume of submissions, the Iovate Human Resources team will only contact candidates selected for an interview. No agency calls please.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • regulatory affairs: 1 year (Preferred)