We’re hiring – Senior Regulatory Affairs Executive!

Posted on 14 June 2024

About the job

Workplace type: Remote/Hybrid working depends on the candidate’s location.

Salary: Competitive, dependent on experience.

Job Location: This role can be based anywhere across the UK and Europe.

Job type: Full time

About Clayton Plant Protection

Clayton Plant Protection Ltd is a family Irish-owned company and a trusted supplier of Plant Protection products for over 30 years.

As a customer-centric organisation, we strive to provide a positive customer experience across all business areas, build long-lasting relationships, and drive repeat business through customer loyalty. We achieve this through our agility and reliability in delivering the product on time. Integrity, respect, honesty, and accountability are core to our culture.

To support our continued success, Clayton now has a requirement to extend its Regulatory team with the following strategic position available. Flexible working arrangements, including remote/hybrid working models, are offered.


Reporting to the Regulatory Affairs Manager, this strategic position involves preparing and submitting regulatory applications in key markets in the EU, acting as Project lead in support of the new product development programme and renewal of existing product authorisations. This strategic position will offer the right candidate the opportunity to work in a strong collaborative team environment, have significant involvement in decision-making and participate in the development of regulatory strategy.

The position requires strong communication skills in order to build and maintain strong relationships with Regulatory Authorities, consultants, contract research organisations (CRO’s) and to provide a respectful, professional service both internally and externally. Excellent project management and multitasking skills are a requirement to ensure that the company’s regulatory objectives are met in a planned and timely manner.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of a BSc in a Life Sciences/Science/Agronomy subject, including significant experience (minimum 3+ years) and knowledge of regulatory affairs in a generic R&D Company, consultancy or CRO. Basic knowledge of the crop protection industry: technical, commercial, farming techniques, crop-specific issues, etc. is desirable but not essential.

English is essential, with fluency in one other major European language desirable.

Key skills:

  • Project management and multitasking skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Team player
  • Solution focussed.
  • Ability to build and maintain relationships
  • Fluent knowledge of written and verbal English
  • Highly organized and result-oriented.

How to apply:

To apply for this position, please email your CV to dave@claytonpp.com. We look forward to receiving your application.

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