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Corteva Agriscience Regulatory Specialist in Pasig City, Philippines


Regulatory Affairs

  • Lead the strategic planning and execution of Regulatory and Stewardship programs to realize Corteva business growth in the Philippines by managing registration of Crop Protection and Biotech products as aligned with country and global teams

  • Develop regulatory dossiers in collaboration with regional and global registration teams for timely registration of crop protection and biotech products in line with business objectives.

  • Submit and monitor status of applications for product registration and other relevant purposes such as licenses and permits at the Fertilizer and Pesticide Authority, Food and Drug Administration, and Bureau of Plant Industry.

  • Provide the information, including possible business impact and implications, of any government regulatory actions and help mitigate the impact through government affairs strategy and timely compliance

  • Plan the country regulatory resources in the short and long term.


Stakeholder Engagement and Outreach

  • Develop the country RAS strategy for CP and Biotech products and establish relevant networks to provide solutions and a favorable environment for product and technology delivery in cooperation with Regulatory Policy and External Affairs teams.

  • Represent the company in key policy, regulatory, industry and academic meetings to advocate company and industry interests and positions.

  • Support the advancement of corporate initiatives in promoting the welfare of our customers and their communities.

  • Build and strengthen relationships with key stakeholders in government, academe, community and industry for acceptance of Corteva Products.

Regulatory Science and Operations

  • Work closely with Integrated Field Sciences (IFS) and other relevant functions to ensure that registration trials and projects are appropriately resourced and implemented.

  • Preparation of protocols and execution of field residue trials for local MRL setting.

  • Lead the development of regulatory dossiers or technical position papers to ensure that requirements by relevant regulatory agencies are met.

  • Monitor and maintain legal right to sell. Ensure having valid registration of active ingredients, formulated products and formulation sources as well as adherence to approved product specifications at all times.

  • Maintain all Licenses to Operate as product handler including warehouse licenses.

Regulatory Compliance and Product Stewardship

  • Prepare and review commercial product labels following Corteva process.

  • Prepare and monitor the execution of product stewardship plans and submit timely reports to the Fertilizer and Pesticide Authority, Food and Drug Administration and Bureau of Plant Industry.

  • Manage and oversee processes to ensure compliance with all government regulations, permit conditions and internal processes and standards throughout the product lifecycle.

  • Take part in the relevant product stewardship program led by the Product Stewardship team.

  • Coordinate with Supply Chain and Customer Service to ensure regulatory compliance for import and export.

  • Coordinate with SDS specialist for updates and review of product SDS.

Other Responsibilities

  • Actively participate in the country activities to support the development and registration of new products

  • Provide timely support to commercial team on other regulatory related matters such as shelf life extension, product disposal, MRL and food chain inquiries.

  • Actively participate on country MRL activities


  • Bachelor’s or master’s (preferred) degree in Agriculture, Crop Science, Biotechnology, Crop Protection, Chemistry or related courses

  • Preferably with 3-5 years of experience in regulatory or related technical disciplines and with good understanding of regulatory framework and processes for crop protection and/or biotech products. Familiarity with regulatory dossier preparation.

  • Ability to interpret regulatory requirements, analyze range of studies and extract relevant information for drafting of comprehensive dossiers for submission

  • Fast learning abilities, cross-functional and cross-cultural working adaptation.

  • Good organizational, inter-personal and project management skills and ability to work on tight deadlines

  • Regular travel to regulatory agencies and industry meetings and activities

  • Good oral and written communication skills

  • Good scientific and technical report writing skills

  • Computer proficient (Microsoft Office applications including word processing, spreadsheets, presentation, emails )

Corteva Agriscience ™, the world's first dedicated agriculture start-up, serves to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume, ensuring progress for generations to come. Our employees fulfill this purpose everyday by building/participating in an inclusive culture where we encourage each other to stay curious, think differently, act boldly and do what's right for our customers, our co-workers, our partners and our planet. With over 20,000 team members from 130 countries, innovating in 140 world class R&D facilities, we have the resources, leadership heritage and partner ecosystem to make a meaningful impact now and into the future.


Corteva Agriscience, the agriculture division of DowDuPont, is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability or any other protected class. If you need a reasonable accommodation to search or apply for a position, please visit: Accessibility Page for Contact Information For US Applicants: See the 'Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law' poster For our U.S. Affirmative Action Policy, click here