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Product Safety Compliance Specialist

Published: 2021-11-04
Department
Global Legal & Compliance

Contact
Kristian Kreiner
+45 2761 6948


Country
Denmark

At FOSS, we are driven by a strong sense of purpose, and we hope you are too. A fast growing world population means that the global food production will have to increase by 60% by 2050 to meet demand. We want to come up with smarter ways to make the best use of agricultural resources, and to help eliminate food waste. If that sounds like something you would like to get out of bed for every Monday morning, then read on.

The job

As a Product Safety Compliance Specialist, you will become a key part of our highly skilled and motivated compliance team in Global Legal & Compliance.Each member has their own area of responsibility with the importance of communicating and coordinating across the organisation. We cover among other things both Product Safey Compliance, Chemical Compliance, Process Compliance, Policy Management, GDPR, Export Contorl, Business Ethics and Information Security Compliance.

In order to ensure product safety compliance, you will be responsible for monitoring relevant legislation, training in and monitoring of global regulations and standards related to electronics and mechanics . Furthermore, contact with necessary authorities and test labs will also be part of your job.

The global FOSS organization will rely on your regulatory guidance and expertise, in close cooperation with our innovative R&D efforts, as well as our Production and Service areas.

Primary tasks

  • Manage compliance programs in the organisation (e.g. CE marking)
  • Assess, advice and train important stakeholders within product safety
  • Develop and oversee monitoring and control systems to prevent and handle violations of external regulations and internal policies
  • Keep up to date on relevant regulations and update procedures, reports etc. accordingly and inform stakeholders to prevent risks.

Qualifications

Preferably you hold a Bachelor or Master of electronic engineering or similar, or haveat least 5 years of product safety experience (e.g. LVD, EMC, MD, ATEX). It is an advantage if you have worked with standards related to the safety requirements for electrical equipment.

You are expected to be a confident and self-driven individual with passion to learn and develop within the understanding of the Low Voltage Directive, Machinery Directive and EMC and general compliance. The role is challenging and diverse with many opportunities to develop and grow. However, the ideal candidate will get the opportunity to either develop into a specialist role within product safety compliance or enhance their current expertise and expand knowledge and skills to other relevant adjacent compliance areas. Furthermore, you speak and write English fluently. 

Personal skills

  • You have strong interpersonal and communication skills both as a presenter and as a facilitator;
  • You are able to explain complex information in a clear, concise and compelling manner to your colleagues across the FOSS organization;
  • You are curious and eager to learn and pride yourself in providing high-class compliance advise within you area;
  • You are a good organiser with excellent planning skills;
  • You areaTeamplayer with a proactive mindset and strong collaboration skills;
  • You possess a strong drive for results and a go getter personality.

We offer

We offer a challenging job, in an international and innovative company, that is a world leader in its field. You will get the opportunity to work with highly skilled colleagues in strong teams and cross-functional projects across the globe.

Application

We conduct interviews on a regular basis, so we recommend that you apply as soon as possible. For further information regarding the job, please do not hesitate to contact Compliance Manager Kristian Kreiner krkr@foss.dk or on +45 2761 6948 

FOSS

FOSS contributes to the sustainable use of our planet’s agricultural resources and thus to the nutrition and health of the people of the world. We make it our business to build analytical solutions, which add value by improving food quality and optimising production, from raw material to finished product. FOSS helps optimise the use of food and agricultural resources by enabling customers to run intelligent data-driven productions with less waste, better quality, bigger yields, and more optimal use of raw materials. Always at the forefront of analytical technology development, FOSS provides a range of analytical solutions from laboratory to at-line and in-line solutions, across industries from dairy to grain and meat. FOSS provides instruments and solutions to the world’s 100 largest food companies and for more than 60 years, FOSS has been innovating analytical technology. FOSS was founded by Nils Foss in Hillerød in 1956. We are a family-owned, global company and our products and services are sold all around the world. FOSS employs more than 1,500 highly qualified people worldwide.

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