Reckitt Benckiser – Assistant Manager – Health Relief (2-3 yrs)

Job title: Reckitt Benckiser – Assistant Manager – Health Relief (2-3 yrs)


Job description: JOB SUMMARY

To assist the Head of Category, Regulatory & Medical Affairs in providing the regulatory compliance activities for Reckitt Benckiser products (assigned categories) and daily operation/administrative work of regulatory function, leading to the high performance of RA department in India.


Regulatory Affairs – OTC Category – India

– Ensure the registration and regulatory compliance of Reckitt Benckiser’s marketed products with relevant national regulatory requirements to bring competitive advantage to our brands.

Registration execution:

– Compilation of registration dossiers for submissions to authorities.

– Preparation, maintenance and update of product registration/license and regulatory compliance files.

– Submitting the registration application for new license & variation, as well as follow-up with governmental authorities to obtain rapid approvals.

– Maintaining regulatory documentation filing system.

– Prepare the regulatory/legal document to support export business (if any)

Regulatory Requirements:

– Developing and maintaining a database of local regulatory requirements.

Regulatory Advice

– Providing regulatory input for NPD/EPD projects.

– Providing regulatory and product compliance expertise in the area of advertising, label claims and printed materials for existing and new products.

– Ensuring the quality of regulatory documentation for Reckitt Benckiser’s products in an environment of continuous change

– Providing timely regulatory feedback to Global RSE and regional RA

Regulatory Compliance Champion – OTC – India

– Assist the Category Head on the regulatory compliance program within India

External Communication – OTC – India

– Support the Country Head in the Interfacing with local government agencies on any assigned regulatory influencing activities.

– Maintaining / establishing good relationships with regulatory agencies and other key opinion leaders and customers.


– Must have a degree in pharmaceutical sciences, chemistry, human biology, human medicine, veterinary medicine, biochemistry or biology

– Language skills: Fluent in English and Hindi

– Minimum 2 years of experience in OTC markets, or other regulated healthcare categories e.g. cosmetics, medical devices, food supplement, biocides) and within a FMCG environment, with experience in Regulatory Affairs

– Broad knowledge of Indian regulatory systems

– Sound performer in interacting with regulatory authorities

– Clear and logical thinker with the ability to recognize patterns and develop innovative solutions

– Pro-active self-direction with a high level of initiative and persistence and a very much hands on approach to results delivery

– The ability to effectively manage projects and relationships with local partners, contractors, and consultants to achieve Reckitt Benckiser’s objectives

– Experience in handling issues resolution in regulatory affairs

– Demonstrated ability to handle competing priorities effectively

– Experience in online filling on Sugam FDA portal

– Experience in working with OTC/Pharma/Ayurvedic products


– Ability to develop clear, sound regulatory strategies and managing regulatory programs that generate better consumer solutions aligned with Brand Footprint and Category Strategy.

– Ability to translate regulations and legislative activity and convert into market relevant set of actions that achieve category/global plans and result in increased brand value.

– Ability to develop clear, sound regulatory strategies and managing regulatory programs that generate better consumer solutions aligned with Brand Footprint and Category Strategy.

– Ability to manage basic financial requirement such as – Raising Purchase Orders, managing invoices, release of payments on time and managing subscriptions

– Strong analytical skills – able to analyse and evaluate business issues, resolving matters to achieve performance and economic objectives.

– A self-starter with a high energy level; capable of directing numerous tasks under pressure with equanimity.

– High energy level and curious mindset.

– Demonstrates openness to new ideas, and creative/innovative solutions.

– Excellent interpersonal skill with proven ability to communicate with high level executives.

– Strong negotiation, presentations and collaborative skills

– A team player capable of working effectively with others on the senior management team.

About RB

Want to make an impact and have the freedom to succeed? Then this just may be the place for you!

We are an FTSE 20 company headquartered in the UK, with physical offices across over 60 markets globally, and products being sold across 190 countries. At RB, we are united by our purpose help people lead healthier and happier lives. Some of our products include brands like Dettol, Lysol, Harpic, Durex, to name a few.

At RB Health, we are driven towards creating innovative solutions to put health in your own hands. Our health business has a unique and compelling portfolio including Infant and Child Nutrition, health relief, health hygiene, health and wellness and Vitamins, Minerals and Supplements, spanning the whole of life’s journey.

You- ll succeed because

You are functionally sound and have the confidence to lead others, enjoying the challenge of delivering under pressure, and maintaining composure in a fast-paced environment where change is embraced. You share our core values of responsibility, ownership, entrepreneurship, achievement and partnership, are positive, ambitious and are driven by purpose.

You will love it here because

At RB, our inclusive culture and unique people distinguish us from the competition. We- re united through the shared belief that everyone, everywhere, should be free to enjoy Healthier Lives and Happier Homes. It’s a big ambition, but we- re determined to make it happen. Our vibrant workplaces around the world provide space for people to grow as individuals whilst also working dynamically across diverse teams. It sums up our ambitious and bold approach to working and winning together.

The concept of freedom is in our DNA – freedom to be yourself without judgement, freedom to challenge the status quo, freedom to develop and grow, freedom to define your own rules, freedom to take risks, freedom to choose. For us, it is this freedom that we celebrate each day, every day. It’s this approach that drives us to aim higher, so we can experience more, and have a positive impact on the world we live in. Come join us in this beautiful journey!

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RB is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by appropriate law. All hiring decisions are made based on merit, competence and business need.

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

Expected salary:

Location: India

Job date: Wed, 02 Sep 2020 22:37:57 GMT

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