Formulation Development Chemist

Location England
Discipline: Cosmetics
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££20000 - £30000 per annum
Contact name: Stephanie Houghton

Contact email: stephanie.houghton@sciencesr.com
Job ref: SHDCH_1621866043
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: ASAP

Formulation Development Chemist
Up to £30,000
Based in West Yorkshire

An established and expanding Cosmetics & Personal Care manufacturer based in West Yorkshire are keen to recruit an experienced Development Chemist to join their team of ambitious R&D professionals. The purpose of this role is to create and improve novel formulations for a wide-range of products in the FMCG industry.

Key Duties:
* Develop and deliver products and formulations (cosmetics & personal care)
* Manage development projects from initial brief through to production
* Develop new formulations in line with regulatory requirements
* Organise relevant testing and maintain records
* Communicate with sales team and other departments regarding product development
* Carry out COSHH assessments on all chemicals

Key Requirements:
* A degree in Chemistry/Diploma in Society of Cosmetic sciences
* Previous experience on Skin care & Hair care formulations
* Able to develop a formulation from initial brief to production
* Knowledge of EU Cosmetics Directive and CLP
* Work in a fast paced environment with precision and accuracy

Please contact Steph at Science Solutions to find out more!