DuPont Product Stewardship and Regulatory Senior Specialist – Industrial Biosciences in Leiden, Netherlands

Product Stewardship and Regulatory Senior Specialist – Industrial Biosciences (Job Number: PRO00008504)


DuPont has a rich history of scientific discovery that has enabled countless innovations and today, we're looking for more people, in more places, to collaborate with us to make life the best that it can be.

Primary Function:

The role will entail 2 major parts:

  • To support the REACH compliance program for technical enzymes and chemicals across multiple IB businesses

  • To Execute exposure assessments for the IB business in support of regulations (e.g. REACH) as well as safe handling of enzymes


The main responsibilities will include

  • Provide REACH support for technical enzymes and chemicals, i.e. to maintain and update existing as well as submit new REACH dossiers

  • Design and conduct exposure assessments in support safe handling of IB products for IB customers’ applications, regulatory compliance, new technology and product introductions

  • Conduct Product Stewardship Risk Assessments for products and process changes including collection of exposure data and conducting hazard assessments

  • Provide support for product launches and regulatory compliance related to exposure assessments and risk assessments

  • Develop and provide training programs for customers on the safe use of products

In addition, as an intrinsic part of the role, the new colleague will also

  • Participate in new product development teams as the PS&R representative.

  • Provide general PS&R support e.g. compliance, customer inquiries, … for technical enzymes and chemicals



  • Strong REACH background

  • Understanding and experience in conducting risk assessments including hazard identification and exposure assessments across the value chain of a product

  • Industrial Hygiene expertise including designing and conducting air monitoring studies. for industrial and consumer applications

  • Demonstrated ability to lead, motivate, and participate in diverse, multi-functional, multicultural, cross ­geographic teams and networks

  • Demonstrated skills in communications, networking, and interpersonal relationships

  • Self-starter, willingness to take initiative

  • Understanding of environmental, health and safety control methodology

  • Demonstrated ability to interpret and implement regulations

  • Project management skills/experience

  • Demonstrated computer proficiency, including Microsoft® Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint), the ability to manage and navigate IB databases.The ability to independently obtain data and documents from the internet

Minimum Education Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in chemistry, biochemistry, microbiology, or related technical field, such as biotechnology, industrial hygiene, toxicology

Primary Location: EMEA-Netherlands-Leiden-Leiden

Organization: Industrial Biosciences


Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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