Product Stewardship Specialist Jobs in UK at Orion Group

Title: Product Stewardship Specialist

Company: Orion Group

Location: UK

Type: Contract

Category: IT/Tech, Engineering


Location: Inverness

Orion Group are looking for a Product Stewardship Specialist for our multinational medical devices client based in the North Scotland area on an initial 6-month contract with the potential to extend.

Job Purpose

The successful candidate will provide product stewardship support for the client, a global medical device manufacturer, with respect to RoHS, REACH, WEEE, Packaging Directive, other restricted substances legislation, etc. as well as software implementation and process improvements.

Main Responsibilities of the role

Working within the Regulatory Affairs department as part of a small product stewardship team supporting compliance and sustainability

Prepare and submit compliance reports and other documentation

Interact with other functions to provide product stewardship support during new product development and management of change activities

Develop processes including documentation (software processes, standard operating procedures and database implementation)

Assist with continuous process improvements

Desired Experience and Background of the successful candidate

Strong undergraduate coursework in chemistry

2+ years of relevant experience required

Bachelor’s degree (BSc) obtained in one of the following topics: Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, or another relevant subject

Previous product stewardship experience, preferably with a medical devices company

Experience supporting international chemical or electronics product stewardship/ regulatory compliance

Prior experience working with specialist software solutions such as databases

Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Software: – Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Attention to detail and thorough self-review of work

Thorough understanding of product stewardship regulations, especially EU legislation and their application in a medical device or similar industry

Familiarity with global chemical and electronics regulations

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As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.

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