Registration Manager – Nairobi, Kenya

A dynamic Manufacturing Company dealing with Insecticide and pesticides is seeking to recruit a Registration Manager who will maintain/renew applicable registrations with Pest Control Product Board, including local registrations and export registrations. Additionally, the successful candidate will update product label as required. The ideal candidate Must have a chemistry background and Must have experience of working with PCPB ideally on registrations. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Renewing PCPB premises license on an annual basis.
  • Preparing and submitting applications for new registrations with PCPB and following through to issuance of PCPB registration.
  • Following all existing registration applications that have been submitted and are currently being processed by PCPB.
  • Liaising with all bodies with regard to dossier information required for new or existing registrations. This will include but not be limited to.
  • Working with PCPB for import and export permits for raw materials (imports) and finished goods (exports).
  • Working with the Kenya Vetinerary Directorate for all pet products covering all points stated above.
  • Working with TPRI (Tanzania) and NDA (Uganda) on any registration issues or on new product registrations. Also extending to include Rwanda and Ethiopia.
  • Working closely with appointed Distributors in overseas countries in order to achieve registration of products.

Qualifications:

  • Must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Chemistry or Biochemistry.
  • Must have experience of working with PCPB ideally on registrations.
  • Must have over 5 years’ experience working with a manufacturer (ideally insecticides or pharmaceuticals) involved in formulations and registrations.
  • Must be conversant with regulatory authorities in the East Africa Countries and their respective legal acts and regulations pertaining to Agrochemical product registrations.
  • Have excellent ability for data processing and interpretation for purposes of scientific reporting and have ability to network within the company organization.
  • Must be willing to travel.
  • A good knowledge in other Agricultural disciplines will be an added advantage.

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  • Education:Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Job Type:Permanent.
  • Location:Nairobi, Kenya.
  • Career Level:Upper - Mid Level.
  • Salary:Kshs. 200,000/ - 350,000/= (Approx.2,000 – 3,500 USD) depending on experience and qualifications.
  • Deadline:31st May 2019.