Jul 27

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R & D Chemist – CT

An exciting opportunity exists at Environ Skin Care for an experienced R&D Chemist to research and develop technologically advanced new products:

  • Conducts research in order to develop innovative and effective products for Environ with respect to:
    • New raw materials
    • Alternative raw materials
    • Novel and existing packaging materials and formats
    • Cosmetic formulating
    • Cosmetic manufacturing
    • Cosmetic process equipment
    • Skin care product trends
    • Skin care consumer trends
    • Stability testing methods
  • Develops new skin care formulations to meet efficacy, cost and stability requirements for launch
  • Reformulate existing products to improve stability and replace raw materials as needed
  • Performs stability testing, shelf life and travel testing of new and reformulated products
  • Develops manufacturing procedures for new and reformulated products for the Manufacturing department
  • Oversees scale up batches for new and reformulated products in the Manufacturing department
  • Create reports on process and product improvements, as required
  • Assists with troubleshooting of out of specification production batches
  • Prepares all required R&D documentation as requested by the R&D Manager
  • Attends webinars and supplier presentations to increase understanding of new raw materials and trends
  • Meets suppliers and engages with them on new raw materials or challenges where an expert opinion is required.

Interested candidates are to send their cv to jaco@environ.co.za
before 2 Aug 2019.

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