Regional Director of Compliance

Location: Chicago, IL

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Job Posted
May 28, 2024
Company: Curaleaf

Company & Role Overview


Rooted in


Our Mission:

Our Vision:

Our Values:

  • Lead and Inspire.
  • Commit to Win.
  • ONE Curaleaf.
  • Driven to Deliver Excellence.
  • Monitor and maintain all compliance programs and processes within the region
  • Assist in development and implementation of state-specific Standard Operation Procedures (SOPs) and oversight regarding compliance requirements. Continuously monitor SOP implementation and operational adherence to written procedures
  • Perform required audits at all dispensaries operations.
  • Act as the site coordinator with state regulators and respond to audits and incidents that require regulatory reporting. Identify and oversee internal remediation as necessary, subject to Compliance oversight
  • Communicate issues to employees in a clear, consistent, and effective manner
  • Effectively and professionally communicate with regulators and inspectors
  • Serve as a subject matter expert and resource for staff concerning products and services, policies and procedures, and changes in regulations
  • Review and submit all product specifications to regulatory authorities for review and approval
  • As needed, communicate with regulators on requested changes to the products
  • Provide support to product commercialization and development compliance manager to review and approve all proposed product packaging and labeling for compliance with state specific regulations. Make recommendations when needed to Commercialization team
  • Review and assist with policy changes and updates applicable to the state
  • Assist site leadership with training and qualification procedures for team members
  • Monitor sustainment of corrective actions from both internal and external audits
  • Partner with operations to ensure preventative maintenance and calibrations are performed for site equipment and instrumentation
  • Responsible for new and renewal licensing requirements
  • Become proficient in cannabis laws and regulations for applicable states/region
  • Promote and lead regulatory change management programs within your compliance leads in every state
  • Willingness to travel to all states in your region
  • Additional duties and responsibilities will be assigned as necessary
  • Regulatory experience or background in one more of the following industries: healthcare, pharma, bio food, cannabis, life sciences, undergraduate degree required
  • 5+ years of relevant experience
  • CAPA and Change Control program experience highly desired
  • Advanced MS Office and Excel skills required
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Results-driven and task-oriented
  • Flexible and creative, while maintaining a strong work ethic and the ability to meet critical deadlines
  • Prioritize under pressure and ability to identify and solve key roadblocks
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to interact professionally at all levels within the organization, with vendors, and outside stakeholders
  • Competitive Pay
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
  • Healthcare and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Retirement Plan - 401(K)
  • Life/AD&D Insurance
  • Short- and Long-Term Disability
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Community Involvement Through our Rooted in Good Initiative
  • Employee Resource Groups
  • Employee Referral Payment Program
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Employee Product Discounts

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About Curaleaf

Curaleaf creates clean, reliable, trusted cannabis products for wellness and medical use. Our highly-skilled dispensary staff is trained—and dedicated!—to help you find just the right method and concentration to achieve your personal cannabis goals