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Mondelez International Sr. SARA Specialist in Shanghai, China

Job Description

Are You Ready to Make It Happen at Mondelēz International?

Join our Mission to Lead the Future of Snacking. Make It With Pride.

You execute the scientific and regulatory affairs strategy for your respective category or categories and geographical area using your scientific and regulatory expertise and are responsible for the regulatory and policy compliance of our portfolio. You leverage your established relationships with leading trade associations and government agencies to communicate our interests, and execute policies, regulatory programs and requirements.

How you will contribute

You will deliver on the scientific and regulatory affairs strategy and compliance agenda and work with cross-functional stakeholders to assess regulatory business risks and opportunities. You will provide scientific and regulatory affairs expertise for technical regulatory developments and help in responses to challenges and crisis management. In this role, you will ensure that ingredients, product composition, claims and labelling compliance are within applicable regulations and company policies. In addition, you will provide guidance to stakeholders on developments in scientific and regulatory affairs, support regulatory impact assessments and change management, help develop regulatory affairs tools, represent our company at external meetings and advocate for our positions, and develop your knowledge of regulatory, scientific and nutrition risks and opportunities in your market.

What you will bring

A desire to drive your future and purpose, accelerate your career and the following experience and knowledge:

  • Networking and communication skills

  • Reliability and accuracy and an efficient work style

  • Meeting deadlines

  • Attending to detail

  • Project management

  • Regulatory affairs in an international and multi-functional environment

More about this role

  • Provide regulatory support for chocolate category.

  • Conduct regulatory compliance check of raw material spec., product formula, product spec. and product label…

  • Provide regulatory compliance support for new product development, claim substantiation, marketing activity, food safety, consumer complaint and government challenge.

  • Regulatory approval for all documents for product launch.

  • Monitor developments in food regulations, standards and emerging issues to minimized the business disruptions due to legislation changing.

  • Maintenance of regulatory data base, capturing information relevant to the business and updating with internal stakeholders.

  • Support SARA manager in assessing impacts on the business for any regulatory amendments proposed by the authorities and trade associations.

  • Act as the key linkage between internal and external activities on assigned regulation development.

Education / Certifications:

  • Food science or related education background.

Job specific requirements:

  • 1 - 2 years of experiences of regulatory affairs is preferred.

  • Very good English language skill

No Relocation support available

Business Unit Summary

We’ve been bringing our products to Greater China for over 35 years, making, marketing and selling our mouth-watering, well-loved local and global brands such as Oreo , LU and Chips Ahoy! biscuits , Pacific wafers , Stride gum and Milka chocolate . Headquartered in Shanghai, our 4,000 employees proudly work in sales offices and in our Research & Development Technical Centre in Suzhou. We are also proud to be awarded China’s 2020 Top Employer certification.

Mondelēz International is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation or preference, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Type


Scientific Affairs & Regulatory Affairs

Product Quality, Safety and Compliance

At Mondelēz International, our purpose is to empower people to snack right through offering the right snack, for the right moment, made the right way. That means delivering a broader range of delicious, high-quality snacks that nourish life's moments, made with sustainable ingredients and packaging that consumers can feel good about.

We have a rich portfolio of strong brands – both global and local. Including many household names such as Oreo, belVita and LU biscuits; Cadbury Dairy Milk, Milka and Toblerone chocolate; Sour Patch Kids candy and Trident gum. We are proud to hold the number 1 position globally in biscuits, chocolate and candy as well as the No. 2 position in gum

Our 80,000 Makers and Bakers are located in our operations in more than 80 countries and are working to sell our products in over 150 countries around the world. They are energized for growth and critical to us living our purpose and values. We are a diverse community that can make things happen, and happen fast.

Join us and Make It An Opportunity!