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The Cosmetic R&D Formulation Chemist will be responsible for the development of new formulas and the improvement of existing formulas used in topical skincare products. The successful candidate will be an experienced, well-organized chemist of beauty products who is passionate and knowledgeable about skincare.

Requirement and responsibilities;

•    Technical knowledge of chemistry, polymers, colorants, emulsions, surfactants, and other raw materials used in the cosmetic industry

•    Knowledge of Product aesthetic (viscosity, colour, etc.), Product stability (i.e. tracking stability (texture, odour, pH, viscosity, etc.)),Product/package compatibility testing

•    Develop, identify, and modify new and existing formulations and technologies for improved performance and/or cost reduction while keeping manufacturing feasibility in mind throughout the development process

•    Overseeing scale-up and transfer from pilot to full production in a manufacturing setting when necessary

•    Appropriate selection of raw materials and ensuring quality at source and all processes

•    Research ingredients and understand each ingredient function and its efficient use

•    Interact with raw material vendors and other industry representatives to further expand on the understanding of their products

•    Conduct GC (Gas chromatography) testing of raw materials.

•    Perform all physical lab work required to blend, test and validate product formulations designed in the lab

•    Accurate documentation and presentation of lab results and technical information

•    Coordinate and manage formulation lab activities in support of the business needs

•    Conduct method development and validation activities for in-house methods, ensuring methods in use meet regulatory guidelines

•    Research current government and industry regulations and keep in mind throughout the development process

•    Get all the relevant certifications and meet quality standards

•    Coordinate with labs, Pakistan Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (PCSIR) for stability and other tests

Experience 3+ years of Experience as a Formulation Chemist in Research and development working on Cosmetic/personal care in the area of face products, skin care, haircare, personal care and innovative products

Skills & Competencies: Research, quality assurance, cometic product development background.

Functional Area: Research & Product 

Job Details

Functional Area:
Total Positions:
1 Post
Job Shift:
First Shift (Day)
Job Type:
Job Location:
P.E.C.H.S, Karachi, Pakistan
Gender:
No Preference
Minimum Education:
Bachelors
Degree Title:
Preferably B.S-Applied Chemistry/ B.S- Chemistry
Career Level:
Experienced Professional
Minimum Experience:
3 Years (3+ years of Experience as a Formulation Chemist in Research and development working on Cosmetic/personal care in the area of face products, skin care, haircare, personal care and innovative products)
Apply Before:
Nov 22, 2020
Posting Date:
Oct 21, 2020
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