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Principal Formulation Scientist

  • Posted: 19 December 2018
  • Salary: £50-60,000 DOE
  • Location: London
  • Positions type: Full Time

Job description

Our client is a wonderful company that operates within the skincare, hair care and personal care market, and Veblen have been asked to recruit a Principal Formulation Scientist to join the team. You must posses the balance of technical knowledge, and commerciality with strong managerial experience. This is a great opportunity to join a company with a family feel culture, amazing products and a passionate and dedicated product development team!
Responsibilities include:
Overseeing the development of highly technical formulations
Liaising with external partners during projects
Researching new ingredients
Confidently leading the formulation development from lab to scale-up
Developing troubleshooting strategies for any research challenges
Providing technical leadership to the R&D team
Offering expert advice on key scientific discipline areas
Encouraging an environment of rapid sample development through motivating your team
Candidate requirements:
Extensive experience within the formulation and development of cosmetic products
Strong knowledge of sun care and retinol based products
Great organisational skills
Commercially minded
Excellent attention to detail
Able to manage and lead a team
Solid scale-up experience

Job ref: KS12555


Email: katie@veblen-int.com