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Regulatory Affairs Specialist


Who we are:

LANXESS is a leading specialty chemicals company with sales of EUR 6.1 billion in 2020 and about 14,200 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.  

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

  • Responsible for preparation and project coordination of complex biocidal product registration dossiers including interaction with testing laboratories to obtain data required in the registration submission and support of LANXESS biocidal products under US EPA FIFRA and Canada (PMRA).
  • Manage communication and close collaboration with customers, business teams and US federal and state authorities and Canada (PMRA) for biocide registration topics. 
  • Interaction with regional and global contacts in the business unit
  • Establish, develop and maintain relationships with regulatory authorities and relevant trade associations to improve regulatory outcomes and compliance.


  • Technical knowledge of the current FIFRA and PMRA regulatory requirements, procedures and guidelines for registration of biocides and pesticides by the EPA, and state agencies and PMRA or at a minimum experience with regulations and the ability to develop knowledge of national and international registration requirements and legal developments relevant to biocides and pesticides.
  • Ability to independently interpret, evaluate and effectively communicate technical material and government regulations (FIFRA, CDPR, PMRA and FDA) policies to LANXESS customers and employees.
  • A minimum of a BS in chemistry, biology,  engineering  or related field
  • Experience in the biocide or pesticide registration is a plus
  • Strong communication, project management and organizational 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, religion, sex, national origin, veteran status or disability.

Join the LANXESS team!

Must include a resume.


Requisition ID:  2316

Pittsburgh, PA, US, 15275

Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh

Job Segment: Regulatory Affairs, Engineer, Law, Chemical Research, Compliance, Legal, Engineering

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