The Protein Brewery

Regulatory Affairs Specialist
With a creative, entrepreneurial and adventurous mindset 
Breda, the Netherlands


  • Co-responsible for determining and implementing effective regulatory approval strategies and providing information to customers with respect to the regulatory status and food safety aspects 
  • Obtain and sustain regulatory approval for the introduction of TPB’s novel foods in multiple countries 
  • Working on regulatory dossiers, including analyses and studies required for regulatory approvals 
  • Collaborate closely with external Regulatory Affairs advisors and communicate with different Food Safety Authorities worldwide (e.g. EFSA, FDA, SFA, FSA) 
  • Monitor national and international developments in legislation and regulation 
  • Create awareness within the organization when needed regarding the regulatory aspects of TPB ingredients 
  • Work closely with the QA Manager, R&D, Sales, Marketing, Manufacturing colleagues, and report to the Regulatory Affairs & Nutrition Director. 


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Food Technology, Human Nutrition, Health Sciences, Food law, or equivalent educational background 
  • Relevant experience in the field of Regulatory Affairs, Food Compliance and/or Food Law 
  • Proficient in knowledge of relevant international food laws and regulations, as well as experience in establishing technical dossiers 
  • Thrives on working collaboratively across the organization, engaging all stakeholders in resolving complex issues 
  • Enjoys learning, embraces self-development, and likes bringing structure and standards 
  • Clear and assertive communication skills in English, knowledge of Dutch and other languages is a plus 
  • Personal attributes: capable of working independently, brings creativity to the table when solving issues, has a helicopter view and knows how to prioritize. 

If you are interested in this position, please contact Harmen van Essen, telephone: +31 (0)317-468686 / +31 (0)6-47835354 or apply through our website or e-mail your written application to


The Protein Brewery selected DUPP for this vacancy as the only partner in the recruitment process.