Job Req ID:  19321
Date:  18-Nov-2020

Barcelona, ES

Functional area:  Research and Development
Contract type:  1 | Permanent job
Business area:  Fragrances




Senior Development Chemist - Skin Care


Become a technical leader in skin care, leading the development process and owning responsibility for the projects in charge


Main responsibilities:

  • Leads key tasks such as liaise with Marketing to support all technical product initiatives.
  • Designs and develops a wide range of innovative skin care formulations
  • Assures that all testing necessary to guarantee a marketable final product is on schedule
  • Participates in claim substantiation test methods
  • Stays abreast of marketing/ consumer trends in the cosmetic field
  • Proactively seeks new concepts, blue sky formulations, materials, technologies, technical opportunities and partnerships for potential application in new products
  • Leads manufacturing transfer process from lab scale to commercial production. Assist in scale-up issues and troubleshooting within manufacturing.




  •  5+ years' experience in developing new skin care formulas.
  • Working knowledge in physical testing, analytical methods and cosmetic regulations
  • Experience in emulsion theory, design and processing (a plus).
  • Experience in OTC/ sun protection (a plus).



  • Master's Degree or higher in Science (Chemistry, Cosmetic Chemistry, Biochemistry or related field is required).



  • Fluent English
  • French and/ or Spanish is a plus



  • Strong communication, presentation and project management skills.
  • Innovative and able to work in fluid environments
  • Manage multiple projects with varying complexity
  • Excellent organizational skills



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