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Director, Legal Product Regulatory Counsel

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Company BCG Attorney Search Location Oakland, CA, United States



9-20 yrs required



Aug 15, 2022


Oakland office of our client seeks director, legal product regulatory counsel with 10+ years of significant and demonstrable experience, including experience at a top tier law firm. The candidate will advise the business on regulatory requirements and compliance as to product safety, labeling, warnings, and instructions for use. Will provide legal support and counseling for the domestic and global Corporate Quality and Global Stewardship (regulatory affairs) functions on regulatory requirements and compliance as to product manufacturing and distribution policies and procedures; government inspections and inquiries; adverse event reporting and tracking; product quality reviews and investigations; and advertising, marketing and consumer protection issues. Work closely with the company?s business units and personnel in key functions, including senior management. Assist with other matters such as environmental, health and safety matters. Providing legal counsel on matters relating to regulatory compliance by firm?s operations and products with a focus on CPSC, FDA, EPA, FTC and other applicable regulatory authorities, foreign equivalents, and company policies. Providing legal counsel to Corporate Quality and Global Stewardship (regulatory affairs) groups on product and compliance issues under the Consumer Product Safety Act, the Poison Prevention Packaging Act (PPPA), the Food, Drug and Cosmetics Act (FDCA), the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA), and other legal requirements. Providing counseling to business units and brands on new laws, regulatory issues and industry trends, including the advertising, marketing and promotion of regulated products, including disinfecting products regulated under FIFRA and the Company?s FDA-regulated businesses, which include foods, cosmetics, OTC drugs and dietary supplements. Managing and responding to governmental agency inquiries, investigations, and disputes relating to regulatory compliance and/or product quality; providing legal advice on product retrieval and recall situations. Providing support and counsel regarding collection, maintenance and reporting of adverse events; tracking new regulations; supporting capability building for compliance. May providing legal counsel to Corporate Health, Safety and Environment group, including counseling on permitting issues, environmental compliance of facilities, release response and remediation efforts, environmental due diligence in real estate and corporate transactions. Should be Member of the California State Bar, or eligible to register under the California State Bar in-house counsel program. In house experience, Pro Bono experience and/or knowledge of disinfecting product regulations (FIFRA) and/or FDA regulations a plus. Significant experience in regulatory matters, with a focus on product safety essential. Experience counseling on environmental, health and safety matters a plus. Broad range of relevant legal experience, including the ability to identify issues, connect dots, apply a business mindset, prioritize and resolve critical legal issues in real time, and escalate risks as appropriate needed.

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