Principal Technology Chemist (ROI)
Our client is a global cosmetics development and production company based in the Republic of Ireland. They are currently seeking to recruit a Principal Technology Chemist, experienced in active ingredients, to join their expanding team.
-Accountable for the delivery of Active Ingredients Technology projects from internal or external supplier, identifying risks, implementing contingency plans through Project Management best practice
-Responsible for supporting innovation program by proposing ideas and concepts, and leading new technology projects highlighted in the Innovation process
-Build expertise and credibility within technology formulation
-Supervise workload and technical growth of graduate chemists/interns ensuring delivery of projects according to Project Management best practice
-Support Formulation Technology Manager to enhance team dynamics and act as deputy in his absence
The ideal candidate will be highy experienced in cosmetic formulations, with excellent skills in project management, experimental design and design for manufaturing. Excellent communcation skills are a must, and you should be able to speak to stakeholders at all levels. As a minimum you should be qualified to degree level or equivalent in a chemical or engineering subject.
You will have a proven track record of developing skincare formulations from first principle, and be able to perfom patent screening for FTO.
In return my client offers a generous salary and benefits package, and plenty of room to develop professionally within the role.
Salary: Competitive, depending on experience
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