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Product Stewardship SAP Data Management Specialist

Who we are:

LANXESS is a leading specialty chemicals company with sales of EUR 7.6 billion in 2021 and about 14,900 employees in 33 countries. The core business of LANXESS is the development, manufacturing and marketing of chemical intermediates, additives, specialty chemicals and plastics. LANXESS is listed in the leading sustainability indices Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI World and Europe) and FTSE4Good. In the United States, LANXESS employs more than 2,000 people at 25 locations in 11 states. 

We are looking to find diverse and talented people to join our team. Studies have shown that some individuals are less likely to apply if they do not meet 100% of the criteria. We are looking to equalize the gap! If you are excited about this role but your past experiences do not align perfectly with every qualification, we encourage you to apply. We will look to assess your talent against our competencies, values and requirements to get the best organizational fit. You might be the right candidate for this or other roles we have available!

Join our Team!


What we can offer you:

LANXESS is a young company with strong roots! We derive our strength from global presence, management excellence and most importantly our people! Our employees are the pillars of our success.
We offer exciting career opportunities regionally as well as internationally, educational assistance programs, competitive pay and benefits, language training programs, and many other personal and professional development programs that are a part of our vision and values that drive our ongoing success.


Job Highlights

  • Ensures compliance with government chemical regulations or standards in the areas of product compliance, hazard communication, customer documentation and other regulatory functions.
  • Classifies LANXESS Corporation products under the (Export Commodity Code) ECCN requirements and Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS).
  • Reviews, analyzes and tests EHS SAP updates and SERC regulatory updates to ensure compliance and the accurate functioning of EHS SAP database.    This includes determining the impact of these regulatory updates on LANXESS Safety Data Sheets (SDS) for North and South America.  Maintains data in SAP EHS Product Safety Module including component, real and raw material substance compositions, classifications, tox and ecotox.
  • Advises and collaborates with global product safety and regulatory affairs colleagues on technical and compliance decisions , and coordinates with global teams in EHS, business units, research and development, operations, and customer service on data, hazard communications, dangerous goods, and trade compliance.
  • Collaborates and coordinates with IT teams to test, trouble shoot, implement updates, and projects.
  • Independently solves complex issues with minimal supervision, while escalating more complex issues to appropriate staff.


  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of five years of related work experience
  • Must demonstrate technical knowledge of current regulatory and Safety Data Sheet requirements under OSHA, WHMIS and UN GHS.  
  • Confirmed experience to get substance level information on toxicology, eco toxicology, occupational exposure limits, in vivo and in vitro studies and other hazard classification data from databases of regulatory agencies
  • Experience with regulatory monitoring and scientific data tools such as Chemical Watch, 3E Insight for Chemicals, Sci-finder®, QSAR.
  • Must have knowledge of ECCN and HTS classification process
  • Must have technical knowledge of college level chemistry including general chemistry and organic chemistry. 
  • Must have advanced knowledge of SAP EHS
  • Good oral and written communication skills 

What we offer you:

  • Compensation: We offer competitive compensation packages, inclusive of a global bonus program and an individual performance bonus program.
  • Comprehensive Benefits: We provide a variety of benefits to support your financial security, health and wellbeing including retirement plans, health programs, life insurance and medical care.
  • Work-Life & Flexibility: We support you in maintaining a balance between working hours and personal life. With our global “Xwork” program, we offer flexible working arrangements in all countries in which we operate.
  • Training & Development: We are committed to your professional and personal development and encourage you in the ongoing pursuit of education, training and knowledge through both formal and informal learning .


Diversity: LANXESS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, sex, sexual orientation, age, social class, physical ability or attributes, religion, national origin, veteran status and political beliefs.

LANXESS has a value-based performance culture. We are seeking a range of human interests, backgrounds, and experiences that can be engaged to achieve respect, ownership, trust, professionalism, integrity and healing across all sectors.  

Join the LANXESS team!

Must include a resume.

Requisition ID:  4424

Pittsburgh, PA, US, 15275

Work Arrangement:  Onsite
Level of Experience:  Intermediate

Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh

Job Segment: Compliance, Regulatory Affairs, Organic Chemistry, Law, SAP, Legal, Science, Technology

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