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Lead Formulation Scientist

Hertfordshire   •  excellent company benefits   •  Permanent, Full time


A globally renowned skincare brand, based in Hertfordshire is currently recruiting for a Lead Formulation Scientist to join its team on a permanent basis. As Lead Formulation Scientist, you will act as the company's technical specialist for its skincare products, whilst also mentoring and managing a team of highly qualified formulation scientists.

Lead Formulation Scientist responsibilities

  • Develops high-level formulas for personal care applications based on marketing specification and best solutions.
  • Sources and tests raw materials offering a professional judgement with the aim to evaluate and develop new products and technologies.
  • Provides technical guidance and mentoring to the team of scientists
  • Is the in-house adviser on key scientific discipline areas and optimum blending procedures.
  • Collaborates with external parties during defined projects and proactively to maximise potential opportunities.

Lead Formulation Scientist requirements

  • Possess a degree level qualification in Chemistry, Cosmetic Science, or closely related field of study.
  • Demonstrate a successful track record of cosmetic formulation experience - ideally at a Senior level.
  • SPF formulation expertise is a plus
  • Have experience in working effectively in cross functional teams to drive results
  • Strong project management and communication skills
  • Have a passion for skincare, innovation with a constant focus on customer needs

£Comp + excellent company benefits

Cosmetic Science/Chemistry/Formulation


You must be eligible to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: Cranleigh Scientific
  • Reference: 7005
  • Posted: 22nd July 2021
  • Expires: 19th August 2021

Cranleigh Scientific

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