Regulatory Affairs Executive / Specialist – Life Sciences – UK Remote Working – Competitive salary (dependent on experience)

We have a fabulous opportunity for a Regulatory Affairs Executive / Specialist, with a strong educational background in life sciences and at least 2 years experience in regulatory affairs, to join a fast-growing, international company. 

Due to ongoing growth, our client is looking for a regulatory affairs professional to join their R&D team. This role is a fundamental part of the team and you would be responsible for key deliverables which are key to the company’s long-term strategies in the European and global markets.

You, in a nutshell: Suitable candidates will need to have an excellent academic record in a life sciences discipline (a degree is essential with a masters or PhD being a distinct advantage) and you will have 2+ years experience in regulatory affairs.

Opportunity: This is a fast-paced and busy role for someone who is looking for the perfect opportunity to utilise their academics and experience in a growing, cutting-edge environment. This position can be undertaken remotely within the UK.

Key responsibilities as the Regulatory Affairs Executive / Specialist will include: 

  • Preparation, review and approval of regulatory submissions for new product applications
  • Maintenance of existing authorisations across a number of countries
  • Liaising with regulatory authorities, external consultants, CROs, test facilities and other departments in support of product authorisations
  • Working with other regulatory teams to determine approval pathways to new markets
  • Provision of updates on regulatory guidelines and legislation
  • Confidential management of sensitive and technical information
  • Maintaining regulatory compliance
  • And more! 

What we’re looking for:

  • Previous experience in regulatory affairs, ideally within the crop protection industry or in an industrial setting 
  • Excellent academic record in a life sciences discipline – degree is essential
  • Ability to present clear and concise written arguments to support a specific regulatory or scientific position on a topic
  • Strong analytical skills – ability to evaluate a wide variety of data/information and make recommendations
  • Impeccable attention to detail
  • Highly organised with the ability to multi-task and prioritise
  • IT literate with proficiency in MS Office 
  • Proactive and flexible self starter
  • Proficiency in an EU language is advantageous (French, German, Spanish or Italian)


Our client is offering a competitive salary and benefits package for the right individual.

If this role is of interest to you, please ensure your CV showcases you in full and submit it ASAP, quoting ‘LO-Regulatory Affairs’

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Liz Overall

Liz Overall

Liz joined Carousel when it was first established; she has an incredible amount of knowledge and experience and likes to make a real difference in the recruitment process. Liz is passionate about what she does and will always go above and beyond to make sure her clients and candidates receive the very best service possible. Liz is very proud of the relationships she has built and strongly maintained over the years and her continued success ensures clients and candidates return to her for assistance time and again. Specialising in Mid to C-Suite level recruitment across all sectors including HR, Marketing/PR, Operational Support and Legal and Finance, Liz works from both the London office and from her office in Lymington, which enables her to service Dorset and Hampshire clients as well as her extensive London client base.