RD Chemist, Skincare

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Company :
Dermatologic Cosmetic Laboratories DCL Skincare

Location :
New York City, New York

Expiry Date :
Sat, 19 Dec 2020 23:59:59 GMT

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Description :
Since 1980 Dermatologic Cosmetic Laboratories has pioneered many cutting edge technologies and formulations you know and love. We collaborate with leading Dermatologists, Plastic Surgeons and Researchers to develop comprehensive, corrective and protective skincare solutions. We are the company that turns everything you ever knew about skincare on its head, challenging the predetermined rules of the beauty industry with new, innovative ideas backed by solid science and clinical results. We are looking for a: R&D Chemist, Skincare The R&D Chemist is our scientific champion leading innovation, formula development and skincare research. To succeed in this role, you must have a strong commitment to excellence with an ability to analyze, evaluate and formulate a wide variety of products. A data focused person who is self- motivated, driven to achieve results and exceptional at problem solving. You possess great people skills and are a hands-on team player with an entrepreneurial spirit. Your Essential Functions Include: New Product Development * Play an integral part in the innovation process incorporating non- conventional approaches into new products. Identify new emerging skincare paradigms. * Evaluate raw materials, new techniques, delivery systems and textures to create highly efficacious formulations. * Interact with internal and external teams during the formulation, development and testing process. * Maintain current knowledge and understanding of OTC and global regulatory requirements related to raw materials and product formulations. Laboratory Operations * Work with Quality Assurance, Marketing, Sales and Customer Service to prepare and maintain technical aspects of product literature. * Liaise with Regulatory department for product submissions as required. * Prepare and review required laboratory SOPs. * Research, interpret data and report on technical subjects to internal and external teams globally * Maintain the proper files for new and revised formulations with manufacturing instructions. * Oversee first production batches to ensure proper scale up from lab. Your Experience and Competencies are: * Passionate about skincare and beauty with an obsession for science. * Minimum of BA or BS in chemistry, chemical engineering or equivalent. * Minimum of 5 years of previous formulation experience. * Proven history of development of own formulation ideas, industry creativity, innovation, solutions for complex issues and leadership in a team environment. * Knowledge of raw materials, formula texture, skin biology required. * Strong problem solving, project management and communication skills. * A self-starter with a bias for action with an ambition to succeed. * Ability to operate independently and proactively, multi-task and meet deadlines. * Microsoft Office skills (Excel, Word, Power Point, Access) experience. * Ability to interact successfully in cross functional teams and with external vendors/suppliers. We Offer: * Opportunity for growth. * An environment committed to diversity. * Global reach and scope of responsibility. * Exceptional brands and customers. * Attractive compensation and of course complimentary skincare products! If you are interested, we d love to hear from you. Please apply here or sen your CV to Show moreShow less