Product Safety Manager

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Product Safety Manager - 909

Job number: US11558

Position type Regular

Function Operations

State/Province Missouri

City St Louis

Region US

Posting Date: Nov-25-2019

Division Information

Spectrum Brands - The Home & Garden business unit of Spectrum Brands is based in St. Louis, Missouri with distribution, manufacturing and sales offices throughout the US and globe. We are a leading supplier of consumer products nationally for the home, lawn and garden, insect and weed control markets. We deliver groundbreaking products of exceptional value and top-notch quality to consumers with our well-recognized brands including Spectracide, Hot Shot, Cutter, Repel, Black Flag, Garden Safe, EcoLogic and Liquid Fence.

Job Summary

The Product Safety Manager is responsible for planning, implementing, and managing the product safety function through all phases of the product life cycle to ensure products are safe for consumer use and meet all internal and external product safety requirements.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities

- Develops and maintains all of the companys product safety processes and documentation.

- Manages the review and approval process for new products and changes to existing products for compliance with applicable product safety standards and regulations.

- Responds to customer inquiries regarding product safety.

- Conducts investigations into product safety issues.

- Ensures that products meet applicable product safety standards.

- Reviews and approves product label instructions and warnings.

- Supports other departments within the company with product safety related needs.

- Develops relationships and works with external product safety testing labs.

- Identifies changes in product safety rules and practices to ensure that the companys products remain in compliance with product safety requirements.

- Leads the companys cross functional product safety committee, including meetings.

Education and Experience Profile

- Bachelors degree required, preferable in a chemistry or an engineering related field.

- 5+ years experience in managing product safety. Experience with pesticides (such as insecticides and/or herbicides) preferred.

Required Skills

- Experience working in product safety compliance.

- Strong knowledge of consumer product safety laws and requirements.

- Experience with product safety testing methods.

- Experience with product safety metrics and tracking.

- Demonstrated problem solving skills.

- Good written and oral communication skills.

- Ability to work well in a team environment.

- Ability to communicate effectively with all levels within the organization.

- Ability to manage projects independently.

- Ability to travel to supplier sites (audits and issue resolution)

Work Environment

Working conditions are normal for an office environment.

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this job/classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Spectrum Brands is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.


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