Director Global Stewardship in Schauffhausen

Department:  Sales
Date:  May 23, 2024

About us


We, FMC Agricultural Solutions, provide innovative crop protection solutions to growers around the world. Thanks to the commitment of our 6,500 employees, we are one of the six largest crop protection manufacturers in the world.


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For our new Technology Center in Schaffhausen (Switzerland) we are looking for a


Global Product Stewardship Director (m/f/d)


Your role is to ensure the responsible and ethical management of FMC’s products throughout their lifecycle, globally. With your global team you will aim to optimize the contribution these products can make to sustainable agriculture and food security whilst protecting the environment and the preserving the value of the products to FMC.



What you do with us


  • You build a strong stewardship culture in the business through implementation and oversight of global stewardship governance processes and engagement with FMC employees.
  • You collaborate with commercial teams to promote the correct and responsible use of FMC’s products.
  • You engage with external stakeholders in relation to the stewardship of FMC products, in co-operation with other functions including Sustainability, External Affairs and Communications.
  • You represent FMC in external forums relating to stewardship.
  • You develop global system and oversee the management and reporting of adverse incidents with FMC products across the region.


Your qualification


  • Minimum of 10 years regulatory / registration experience in the agricultural industry and 5 years in a product stewardship role
  • BS or MS in chemistry, biology, toxicology or a related field required. PhD preferred
  • Track record of building strong relationships with internal and external partners and key customers to develop and execute product stewardship activities
  • Ability to distill, summarize, and effectively communicate complex issues to diverse audiences and stakeholders
  • Ability to work cross-functionally and to lead global team and develop emerging talent

If you are convinced that you can make a difference in this position and share our commitment to diversity, collaboration, and quality, we look forward to receiving your application.