Join the Pioneers of Skincare: Shape the Future with Dermalogica!
Who We Are:
Dermalogica stands tall as a beacon in the professional skincare realm, winning the trust of skin therapists across the globe. As a shining gem in the crown of the Unilever Prestige family, our commitment isn't just to nurture skin, but also to redefine industry standards with revolutionary skincare innovations. Bolstered by our International Dermal Institute – the apex of post-graduate skin and body therapy training – we are on an exhilarating journey of expansion. And you could be a part of this adventure!
As our Director of Regulatory Affairs, your expertise will be the compass guiding our innovation and growth. From shaping brand direction to ensuring we stay ahead of evolving regulations, you will be the guiding force, ensuring every step we take resonates with our commitment to excellence.
What You'll Do:
Strategic Regulatory Leadership:
Drive regulatory direction for brand innovations.
Keep the leadership updated on pivotal regulatory shifts.
Define and adapt strategies to match the ever-evolving regulatory scene.
Serve as the pivotal regulatory authority in claim co-generation.
Tactical and Operational Excellence:
Guide Marketing and R&D teams on new product concepts and categories.
Provide tactical support to R&D, encompassing all regulatory aspects for both innovations and existing products.
Spearhead early-stage regulatory assessments for all formulas, ingredients, and innovations across our international markets.
Oversee external partners providing regulatory insights, ensuring timely delivery and alignment with our standards.
Direct comprehensive reviews as the final regulatory gatekeeper for all branding materials, from product labels to digital assets.
Oversee and verify compliance of third-party ingredient suppliers, safeguarding brand integrity.
Manage, curate, and maintain crucial documentation and registrations across EU and US markets, offering support to our global units as needed.
Serve as Dermalogica's voice, ensuring alignment with Unilever Prestige Regulatory Affairs.
Facilitate a seamless flow of regulatory insights and updates between Brand and the global network.
Instigate and refine global regulatory summaries and lead issue management on regulatory affairs for the Brand.
Foster and enhance relations with both internal stakeholders and external collaborators.
What You'll Need:
Minimum Bachelor's degree in the Sciences required; M.S. in Chemistry, Biosciences, Toxicology, Environmental Science, or equivalent preferred.
7+ years of regulatory experience in the Cosmetic/Personal Care industry.
Comprehensive expertise in managing regulatory requirements for personal care innovation and ensuring in-market product compliance.
Proficiency in US and EU markets is crucial, alongside familiarity with International product registrations and labeling requirements. Experience with China Domestic a plus.
Experience in the Skincare category is preferred, including past experience with OTC products.
Proven track record of collaborating with Marketing and R&D, as well as experience in Prestige channels and third-party distributor management.
Proven leadership skills, with experience in team management.
Your Key Skills:
Mastery over regulatory and legislative landscapes.
Expertise in Cosmetic/OTC raw material safety and regulations.
Capacity to empower and augment the Innovation agenda.
Strong acumen in risk and issue management, with a grasp of regulatory development and advisory frameworks.
A detail-oriented approach, balanced with adeptness at multi-tasking.
Superior communication skills, both written and verbal.
Innate ability to cultivate and nurture robust, trustful relationships both internally and externally.
What We Offer:
Competitive Compensation: Expected base salary range of $120,000-150,000; exact base salary determined by various factors including experience, skills, education, geographic location, and budget.
Discretionary Bonus Plan: Eligibility for participation in the company's discretionary bonus plan, based on personal performance and company results.
Comprehensive Benefits Package: Enjoy a comprehensive health benefits package including life/accident/disability insurance, wellness programs, paid family leave, domestic partner benefits, education/training programs, monthly product allowances, annual fitness reimbursement, 401(k) matching, and more.
Why Join Dermalogica?
A Legacy of Success: Dermalogica is the preferred choice of Skin Therapists worldwide, renowned for our exceptional skincare line and industry-leading postgraduate education. We have a record of achievement and are committed to building upon our brand's legacy.
Entrepreneurial Spirit and Innovation: At Dermalogica, we foster an entrepreneurial spirit and encourage our employees to bring their best ideas to the table. You'll have the opportunity to make a difference and contribute to our success by implementing innovative solutions that reach skincare professionals and consumers.
Backed by Unilever: In 2015, Dermalogica became part of the Unilever family, one of the world's largest and most successful consumer goods companies. While operating as an independent business, we now have access to cutting-edge capabilities and resources, empowering us to win in our markets.
Step into a pivotal role at Dermalogica and help us sculpt the future of our brand while ensuring it stands tall on a foundation of uncompromising regulatory compliance. Join us on this exhilarating journey and be part of our passionate and forward-thinking organization!
All applications will be reviewed for consideration, and if your skills and experience align with the position, a member of our HR team will contact you.
Dermalogica is an equal opportunity employer that embraces diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Dermalogica was founded by a skin therapist, so we know how to create custom skin care solutions that work – not just today, but for life. We offer professional-grade skin care education, products, and services to skin therapists and customers alike.
rooted in education
Our product line grew out of a desire to provide skin therapists with best-in-class skin care products and education. We provide skills-based training for a global community of skin therapists who have one common goal: to ensure healthy skin for all. Dermalogica is the number one choice of skin care professionals worldwide.
personalized skin care
We create highly customized regimens and services for every individual, because we know that no two skin conditions are the same. Our products work best when they are recommended by a professional skin therapist for your unique skin. Whatever your lifestyle, background or environment, rest assured that Dermalogica will work for you.
We believe in the power of human touch, which radiates through our hands, our voice, and our intentions. It’s how we connect with people and form a unique, lasting bond.