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Product Development Chemist / Formulation Scientist

East Anglia   •  23-28K   •  Permanent, Full time

  • Agency: ST Recruitment
  • Updated: 1 Feb 2024

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced product development scientist to join a well-established organisation based in the East Anglia area. The position involves formulation and development of new skin care, personal care and household. Products.

The primary duties are to assist in formulation and development of new products from initial conception through to full scale manufacturing and supporting technical department.
Qualification and experience:

  • A degree in Cosmetic Sciences or other science related discipline.
  • Experience in a laboratory or manufacturing environment.
  • Good knowledge of cosmetic, toiletry formulations and ingredients
  • Excellent computer and numeracy skills.
  • Able to work under their own initiative.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Well organised and can work under pressure.
  • Good presentation and report writing skills.
  • Good creativity approach to develop new ideas or solutions to problems.

The development chemist will be responsible for preparing laboratory sample batches of new products from raw materials and formulations for new products as required by the product development manager.

The development chemist will also be supporting GMP and Quality department.

To be considered for this position you will need to demonstrate the following:

  • Positive attitude and ability to work well with others.
  • Ability to write protocols and reports with minimum supervision.
  • Must pay constant attention to detail.
  • Good oral and written communication skills required,

All Applicants must be living in the UK and eligible to work.

Skills: Scale up, QA, Formulation, Personal care products, Cosmetics, household cleaning products formulation, GMP, GLP, Science Degree, Product Development

  • Agency: ST Recruitment
  • Reference: BCT-14
  • Closes: 29 Feb 2024

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  • Title
    Product Development Chemist / Formulation Scientist
  • Location
    East Anglia

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