Not every chemist is right for this role as it has broad responsibilities and a lot of autonomy to accomplish key projects.  If you enjoy a management style that is more hands-off and a manager who sees himself as a resource provider for your success, then this may be right for you!  If you have found that you like a faster product development life cycle and following a product’s development through to the final manufactured product, this may be right for you!

Our Midwest client firm is a leading provider of Personal Care, OTC and high-end Skincare products and is seeking to expand their team with an individual that has between 4 and 10 years of experience in the formulation of cosmetics, hair, skin, OTC, personal care, or oral care.  A related science degree would be appropriate as would some demonstrated experience managing projects.

Since this position will be instrumental in guiding a product through and beyond the formulation stage to scale up, piloting, manufacturing and packaging you will be working with a variety of both internal and external clients.  Not every scientist wants to work beyond the bench; some want a full-time lab environment.  This is not that kind of role.

Technical skills are only half of the job.  In addition we are seeking someone would has the interpersonal skills to guide their project through to final production.  Have you identified suppliers, led inter-departmental teams, scaled up, validated claims, and managed processes with budgets and timelines?  Then you sound like a well-qualified individual for this expansion opportunity with our client who is growing at an above market pace.  Come be part of their push into new areas of Personal Care.  We need you!

To learn more about his opportunity, get in touch with us now as we are actively interviewing individuals.  Send your resume and reference Senior Formulation Chemist (BA1038) in the email.  This position has a competitive pay and benefits package.  Full relocation is also available as well as a house hunting trip for family decision makers.  This could be your time to shine in a role that needs a leader.  Apply now!

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