Formulation Chemist - Hair Care

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Wiltshire, United Kingdom
£30000 - £35000/annum
Jun 18, 2019
Jul 16, 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Senior Scientist
Formulation Chemist - Hair Care £30,000 - £35,000 dependent on experience Wiltshire An established and expanding Cosmetics & Personal Care company is looking for an experienced Development Chemist to join their talented team based at their site near Bath. The ideal candidate must have experience of formulating hair care products. The purpose of this role is to research and develop safe new products to customer requirements, ensuring all aspects of formulation and method of manufacture are accurately documented. Key Responsibilities: * Develop and maintain good strong and reliable relationships with key customer contacts and raw material suppliers as the main technical contact. * Develop products to meet the needs of the customer/consumer/business matching benchmark performance, claims, critical path and all relevant requirements. * Having a good understanding of how laboratory methods of manufacture will be reproduced in the process environment, ensuring that laboratory methods are reliable, reproducible and efficient for purpose * Managing stability, user trials, challenge tests, claim substantiation and all required external testing including potential third-party data. * Investigating and solving production problems relating to product together with the relevant teams in QA, process and production. Key Requirements: * A scientific related degree * Experience in a similar role