Development Chemist x2

Location Suffolk
Discipline: Household
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££25000 - £38000 per annum
Contact name: Leo Hayden

Contact email: leo.hayden@sciencesr.com
Job ref: BBBH5453_1684167646
Published: 10 months ago

Role: Development Chemist/Junior Chemist

Salary: Dependent on Experience

Location: Based in Southeast England Suffolk/Norfolk area

A highly innovative manufacturing organisation based in the Southeast area are keen to recruit a dynamic and creative development chemist to play a pivotal role in delivering the NPD/EPD roadmap for the company. Being a part of this exciting home care brand, you will work with cross-functional teams such as sales, quality and regulatory to help create industry leading products.

The ideal candidate will have experience within the homecare (preferable), personal care, or a similar area category.

Key Duties:

  • Research, create, test, and deliver products for the homecare innovation pipeline and product portfolio either NPD or EPD.
  • Present key data to internal stakeholders
  • Initiate and manage the projects and work to the NPD plan, working with cross-functional teams to help deliver innovative and high-quality products on time and in budget.
  • Set work plans and delivery timelines of the project, actively supporting innovation and claims research and challenges
  • Provide product briefings to suppliers and 3rd parties, when required
  • Manage projects using Microsoft tools
  • Contribute new ideas for innovation centred to homecare.

Key Requirements:

  • Experience in a similar role within the industry
  • Ideally a degree in a Scientific field (preferably chemistry)
  • A desire to grow and invigorate existing and private label brands
  • Knowledge of interpreting research data
  • Ability to use technical programmes MS office, SharePoint etc.
  • Ability to take guidance and direction from senior members of the team
  • Enthusiastic about formulation development and product testing.