Chemist

Location Bath
Discipline: Cosmetics
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Contact name: Liam Caprani

Contact email: liam.caprani@sciencesr.com
Job ref: BBBH3662_1650530773
Published: about 1 month ago

Chemist

£30,000 - £40,000

Wiltshire

Science Solutions are currently working in partnership with a reputable beauty product manufacturer. Due to recent growth, they are seeking chemists at all levels to join their talented and busy R&D Team as they take on some exciting new skincare, haircare and beauty brands.

Key Duties:

  • Work closely with the R&D team in developing products to fit the needs of the customer, conducting required performance and compatibility testing, matching benchmark performance, claims and critical path
  • Ensure all samples are checked against a standard for colour, texture and odour. Reporting any anomalies to a line manager
  • Keep and maintain accurate records of product development and product specifications
  • Request samples from suppliers and ensure all relevant paperwork associated are collated and stored before samples leave the lab
  • Perform and accurately record lab tests e.g. pH, viscosity etc.

Key Requirements:

  • A degree in a Scientific field - e.g. Chemistry, Cosmetic Science or similar
  • High level of attention to detail and strong administration skills
  • Be an effective communicator and able to prioritise work load to deliver against deadline
  • Familiar with Office 365 and its applications
  • Familiar with using information systems to record, retrieve and update all relevant development and testing data