Cosmetic Formulation Scientist

Job Title: Cosmetic Formulation Scientist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Suffolk, England
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: J898118_1543591471
Contact Name: Zoe Burgess
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 30, 2018 15:24

Job Description

Position: Cosmetic Development Scientist

Location: Bury, Suffolk

Type: Permanent

Salary: DOE

My client manufactures cosmetics and personal care products spanning skin care, bath, body, and aromatherapy products, as well as more niche markets such as mother & baby, Sun Protection factors and organics. As a thriving family business, the company philosophy is firmly rooted in providing flexible innovative solutions for our clients' production criteria.

Development Chemist Job Duties:

  • Working with the Commercial Team on NPD briefs taking from concept through to launch
  • Working with customers on briefs, technologies, textures and innovations
  • Development of products through the laboratory in all areas of personal care including: skincare, haircare, bath and body & baby
  • Responsible for formulas through stability, micro and compatibility testing
  • Present new ideas and blue sky formulations to new and existing customers
  • Keeping up to date on trends and attending cosmetic seminars and events
  • Acting as duty chemist across the factory during manufacturing process being a trouble shooter and solutions focused

Essential Skills & Experiences:

  • Proven experience in formulating in the personal care sector
  • Excellent organisation and communication skills
  • Ability to be self motivated and work as part of a team
  • Natural creativity and flare for product development and innovation
  • Interest in natural and organics

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