Regulatory Affairs Manager

Location Tokyo, Tokyo
Job type Permanent
Salary 11,500,000 - 15,000,000 JPY
Reference 33414


Global leader in areas such as Personal Care and Animal Health


Main responsibility of the role will be to support the Regulatory Affairs Director covering Japan, Europe, Middle-East and Africa. You will be in charge of all RA-related tasks for Japan to ensure compliance with regulatory agencies such as PMDA, etc.

  • Presentation and packaging/label regulation compliance.

  • Closely works with commercial teams as well as global team members across the world.

  • Translate packaging and ingredient contents from US and Europe laboratories to provide products that comply with Japan standards.

  • Track changes with product ingredients on a day-to-day basis.

  • Regulatory ownership – in depth understanding of Japanese Regulations for legal documentation purposes and assessments of product concepts.


  • Company is at the forefront of developing new products for the improvement of health for humans and animals.

  • Global presence with various brands across difference functions offering exciting careers and chance to work in difference product areas.

  • Work from home capabilities

  • Long history in Japan with growth forecasted

  • Strong cultural diversity and global career exposure


  • Fluency in English and Japanese communication skills is a MUST

  • Bachelor’s degree in nutrition or science-related courses

  • Knowledgeable in regulatory affairs preferably in food, chemical, pharmaceutical, or similar, and Japanese laws concerning the role

  • Passion to advise on situations that may impact the business and products