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Career and Education Opportunities for Regulatory Affairs Managers

In general, regulatory affairs managers plan, direct, or coordinate production activities of an organization to ensure compliance with regulations and standard operating procedures.

Select a state from the map below to find education opportunities to begin your Regulatory Affairs Manager career.

STATES WITH Regulatory Affairs Manager OPPORTUNITIES

Highlighted states contain educational opportunities in Quality Control and Regulation

JOB DESCRIPTION: Regulatory Affairs Manager

Regulatory affairs managers oversee documentation efforts to insure adherence to domestic and international regulations and standards. They also inspect all regulatory agency submission materials to insure timeliness and adherence to regulatory standards. Equally important, regulatory affairs managers have to formulate or implement regulatory affairs policies and procedures to insure that regulatory compliance is maintained or enhanced. They are often called upon to communicate regulatory data to multiple departments and insure that data is interpreted correctly. They are expected to monitor emerging trends regarding industry regulations to establish potential impacts on organizational processes. Finally, regulatory affairs managers implement or monitor complaint processing systems to insure effective and timely resolution of all complaint investigations.

Every day, regulatory affairs managers are expected to be able to read and understand documents and reports. They need to articulate ideas and problems. It is also important that they listen to and understand others in meetings.