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Regulatory Manager

Job Id:  3539

Izmir, Izmir, Turkey

Department:  R&D Regulatory - Registrations
Function:  Regulatory, Research and Development
Employee Type:  Permanent Full Time
Seniority Level:  Mid-Senior level


About UPL

UPL is a leader in global food systems and with the acquisition of Arysta LifeScience, is now one of the top 5 agricultural solutions companies worldwide. With revenue of US$5 billion, UPL has presence in 130 countries. With market access to 90 percent of world’s food basket and focused on high-growth regions, UPL represents a compelling value proposition for growers, distributors, suppliers and innovation partners in a consolidating market. UPL offers an integrated portfolio of both patented and post-patent agricultural solutions for various arable and specialty crops, including biological, crop protection, seed treatment and post-harvest solutions covering the entire crop value chain.



We are looking for Country Regulatory Manager for our Turkey Organization




Preparation and following of financial forecasts of the department in the country according to project plans. And following department budget (Cost and expenses)

Working closely with the Commercial Manager and Marketing Manager to ensure proper field trials execution and valorization through customer events

Proposing new initiatives to technically differentiate the product portfolio of group companies

NPD initiatives & Market Intelligence gathering - Support evaluation of NPDs & result sharing, Contribution in Market intelligence gathering & segment analysis for evolving portfolio strategy.

Update HO/Regional responsibilities about local regulations, instructions/updates (circulars from ministry) about molecules, pests & diseases

Following up on new projects on regional and global levels. Presenting new projects to Global office

Managing the new products registrations and label extension and registration renewal activities as projects, to keep all of the necessary timelines.

Managing preparation and application of registration files to Ministry of Agriculture, and then following variation of applications. Following up before and after process of approvals.

Following current legislations of registration process. Following laws for getting exact information.

Preparation of all of the necessary documents, including labels for products

Managing relationships with local contractors to support all ongoing R&D early phases projects.

Act as the local interface of the central R&D team.

Keeping the records of new registrations, renewals etc.

Represent the company at all levels of ministry agriculture and visit regularly and keep the relation good.

Coordinate with other departments to meet calendar of annual deadlines necessary to keep the registration process on schedule


Total Experience in Yrs. (Minimum required)    
7+ years experience as Regulatory Manager in local               


Bachelors Degree on Agriculture Engineering; Master's degree a plus.           

Technical Skills Requirement
Agri-industry knowledge, technical know-how of our products                   


Behavioral Skills Requirement 

-Organizational capability

-Results orientation

-Strategic orientation

-Individual Development

-Leadership style

-Strong communicator

-highly energetic with ability to achieve the set objectives

-Well organized, able to set priorities 

-Able to effectively multi task and juggle with multiple activities simultaneously                 



We are one team, for maximum impact. One team with shared goals. We all play for the team and no-one plays against team. We have a laser-like focus on what our customers need and want, on anticipating their future needs and how we can create innovative solutions and experiences for them.