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Regulatory Affairs Manager Western Europe HUB

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Date: Dec 7, 2018

Location: Liege, WLG, BE

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet, Hill’s Prescription Diet and Hill’s Ideal Balance.

For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visit To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit

Location: Liege, Wallonia, Belgium
No Relocation Assistance Offered
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Regulatory Affairs Manager – Western Europe HUB



This regulatory position has cross-category regional responsibilities for WE HUB (France, Belgium, Luxembourg and The Netherlands) and European responsibilities for cosmetic products.



  • Establish and maintain overview and exchange on current and evolving regulatory requirements in Europe and in the WE region, with primary focus on cosmetic products.
  • Represent CP’s interest in selected European and Local Trade Associations and share information with internal stakeholders.
  • Ensure regulatory compliance and maintenance of all product registrations, licenses and notifications throughout the whole life-cycle of the products assigned.
  • Ensure that regulatory filings are of quality and filed in accordance with agreed upon business timelines, including cosmetic products notifications.
  • Develop regulatory assessments and strategies for new and existing products under development in close coordination with the line manager and central RA team in Switzerland.
  • Establish strong relationships within the European organization and Regional Technology Partners on a cross-functional basis including Marketing, Legal, Technical, Supply Chain, Regulatory and Product Safety, to ensure alignment and synchronization between Regulatory strategies and Business goals.
  • Provide regulatory support on day-to-day regulatory activities (e.g. artworks, SOPs, cross-functional meetings and projects), new initiatives and developments.


Competencies Required:

  • Relevant Master degree in Pharmacy, Biology, Chemistry or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years of Regulatory Affairs experience in an international environment, FMCG preferred.
  • Fluency in French and English is required, other european languages, such as Dutch, is highly valuable
  • Monitors progress and adapts plans according to change in circumstances.
  • Demonstrates high energy in tackling challenging goals.
  • Agility in executing with speed and quality.
  • Effective communication, keeping people well informed of plans, goals and objectives, and sharing information openly
  • Adapts quickly to new demands and challenges.
  • Responds to day-to-day issues and problems with simple, timely and practical solutions.


Reporting: The position will report to the regulatory department in the EU Division (Basel area, Switzerland).

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply to work with us using this online application. Attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process.

Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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