Global seed regulatory establishes and maintains FTO to enable our business to move seed globally. The Global Seed Health Regulatory Lead is accountable to assure alignment and establishment of long term plans for Phytosanitary information management and communication and to drive development and alignment on a comprehensive seed health company strategy. Key Business Accountabilities:
Develop a Global Regulatory Phytosanitary Information Management strategy, contemplating cross functional needs of data and knowledge repository Establish and provide leadership of a Seed Health Strategy Team, in order to effectively prioritize resource allocations and programs developments Create and lead Global Cross Functional teams to develop or implement seed health strategies and programs; ensure Monsanto Global Seed Health guidelines and best practices are developed and implemented across functions, help develop Monsanto positions on Seed Health policy Act as contact and source of information for diverse Phytosanitary change management initiatives Develop and support functional development of seed health accreditation strategies Provide regulatory leadership and coordination for current initiatives (Post Entry Quarantine in Brazil, NSHAPP, others) and propose opportunities for improvement Be an active member of the Global Seed Regulatory network, assuring proper representation of regional needs and interests as global strategies are designed Core Business/Functional Skills and Education:
Graduate degree or a B.S. with appropriate experience in scientific discipline required in addition 5+ years of experience in seed, agricultural, agbiotech, or chemistry industry. Strong knowledge of Monsanto functions and a strong understanding of the impact seed Regulatory has on business success Demonstrated ability to influence others to achieve a desired outcome Demonstrated strong networking skills, ability to manage international stakeholders Excellent people skills, able to work effectively with wide range of functional groups and with seed regulatory leadership team Excellent organization and time management skills Balanced attention to detail with broader scale objectives Process oriented, familiarity with quality management systems is desired
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