Thursday, April 4, 2013

DHHS, FDA - Regulatory Counsel

The FDA is seeking Regulatory Counsel to provides legal/regulatory support to the program offices and works collaboratively with staff and management of the Center to maximize the legal/regulatory strength of the Center's programs and actions.

The Regulatory Counsel:
  • Works with the team and the Office to develop and revise policies, programs, regulations, and guidance documents involving the most complex and highest priority matters affecting food and cosmetic compliance.
  • Serves as a recognized government-wide expert in legal/regulatory matters related to his or her areas of responsibility and is frequently called on to advise others concerning Food and Drug Administration (FDA) statutes and regulations.
  • Drafts or reviews proposals for new regulations and policy statements. These regulations and policy statements often result from the need to implement new legislation or from new interpretations of existing legislation.
  • Works as a part of established work groups to develop regulations and guidance advising on compliance with FDA's Good Guidance Practice regulations and other legal/regulatory issues, as well as interfacing with science and regulatory personnel to ensure that regulations and guidance are well-written and consistent with all applicable legal/regulatory/administrative requirements.

For additional details, see Job Posting HHS-FDA-CFSN-DE-13-867765