Senior Global Registration Manager

FMC Corporation   •  

Newark, DE

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive


11 - 15 years

Posted 53 days ago


The Senior Global Regulatory Manager will be responsible for the implementation of the global regulatory strategy for key compounds working in collaboration with senior regulators, project managers, regulatory scientists and country/regional regulatory affairs managers. This position requires the ability to mentor other Global Regulatory Managers to develop strategic thinking and sound solutions for regulatory challenges in the current and future regulatory landscape. The position requires initiative in regulatory management of projects directly linked to the success of the business in the areas of product line expansion, growth, defense, sourcing, off-patent strategy, trade and competitive intelligence, in all geographies and across all product lines. The successful candidate will report to the Global Regulatory AI Strategy Director and be a member of a highly interactive and supportive team. Travel is anticipated to be no more than 15%.


Principal duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Manage the global regulatory strategy for key compounds
  • Provide mentoring to other Global Regulatory Managers to develop strategic skills
  • Potential for representation as the Regulatory Liaison in the Discovery program
  • Coordinate and identify data and studies required to support registrations
  • Work with country/regional regulatory affairs managers to develop and implement global regulatory strategy, to meet submission deadlines and ensure timely publication of product authorization
  • Implement global plans and timelines for defense and registration of several key compounds
  • Contribute to project teams comprised of operational project managers, regulatory scientists, and country/regional regulatory affairs manager
  • Determine requirements for, and implications of, new or changing regulatory schemes
  • Strategic management – maintain external focus relating to opportunities and threats and opportunities for key active ingredients
  • Meet with regulatory authorities globally together with regional managers as required
  • Understand the legislative and regulatory initiatives that shape the regulatory environment for the industry and recommend change in advance of competitive pressure.

Required Education

  • Minimum MS degree (Ph.D. preferred) preferably in a regulatory science or related discipline (chemistry, toxicology, eco-toxicology, biochemistry or environmental science)


  • Crop protection regulatory experience
  • Minimum of 10+ years' experience with a global focus and demonstrated ability to apply scientific knowledge to regulatory related solutions.
  • Strong knowledge of crop protection industry: technical, commercial, farming techniques, crop specific issues, etc. is preferred
  • Experience dealing with regulatory authorities and policymakers
  • Ability to mentor team members
  • Experience working in a matrixed organization
  • Proven track record of successes in strategic thinking, operational excellence, communication and networking to drive results
  • Familiarity with risk assessment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to synthesize data and develop recommendations
  • Ability to effectively monitor industry and regulatory activities and assess impact on key compounds
  • Strong problem-solving ability
  • Sound judgment, planning, project management and organizational skills