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Research Scientist - Regulatory Expert Food Packaging (m/f/d)

Posted on Nov 22, 2019 by Tetra Pak International S.A.

Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Tetra Pak is the world's leading food processing and packaging solutions company. Working closely with our customers and suppliers, we provide safe, innovative and environmentally sound products that each day meet the needs of hundreds of millions of people around the world. Our motto, "PROTECTS WHAT'S GOOD", reflects our vision to make food safe and available, everywhere.

More information about Tetra Pak is available at
We are now looking for a highly motivated and target oriented

Research Scientist - Regulatory Expert Food Packaging (m/f/d) - 1 year fixed-term contract

to strengthen our dynamic team in Stuttgart, Germany.

Main responsibilities:

  • Approve and certify food contact materials supplied globally by Tetra Pak to ensure compliance with current and future requirements of European and US food contact material legislation
  • Support development projects to assess the safety of new packaging material developments and verify their compliance with EU and US food contact material legislation
  • Maintain the database for food contact compliance certification (including supporting documentation)
  • Stay current with regulatory developments for food contact materials
  • Develop & implement internal & external analytical monitoring programs for raw materials and Tetra Pak food packaging materials
  • Be a speaking partner for suppliers and customers with regard to food contact material certification
  • Be a speaking partner for all questions related to the chemical safety of Tetra Pak packaging materials

We believe you have:

  • Educational background in food chemistry, food packaging chemistry or similar scientific area of expertise
  • Doctorate degree preferred
  • Knowledge of food contact law preferred
  • Fluent in English (written and conversational) and good in German
  • Professional use of MS Office
  • Willingness to travel
  • Superior engagement, flexibility, creativity, solution-orientation, excellent communication skills, team-minded

What we offer:

Being part of an international company with a secure background
Continuous improvement
Committed colleagues who are great team players, and experts in their area
Eligible work-life balance

How to apply:
If we have raised your interest please submit your application online with your CV in English. You can find all our vacancies at our corporate website .

Reference: 800624316

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