APR BEAUTY GROUP INC.
Main Purpose of the Job
Full-time and day-shift
Duties and Responsibilities
Develop new formulas relating to make-up cosmetics and skin care by using eco-sustainable, bio-based, bio- degradable, plant-based, and environmentally friendly alternative ingredients.
Work on the development of several products simultaneously, resulting in the launch of new products per year
Carrie out research on raw materials (such as extracts using microorganisms as biological mini-factories, plant extracts from the Socio-Biodiversity Enhancement Program, bio-degradable colorants, and emulsifiers)
Performs quality control and stability testing, and reports to the director of product and brand development.
Work closely with a production department and manufacturing companies on operating and calibrating basic lab instruments.
Independently identify and develop innovative and consumer-relevant technology and formulas.
Anticipate and identify scale-up and commercialization issues for new products and formulations.
Make critical observations, solve problems, and proactively
make decisions in pursuing projects. Recognize patentable technology and develop patent strategies accordingly
Requires a BS in chemistry or related major with more than two years of professional experience working in a lab in the cosmetics industry
Have strong research, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
Be passionate, enthusiastic, creative, flexible, and positive in cosmetic research.
Strong communication skills, both verbal and written, are required.
The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by your changing role within the organization and the overall business objectives of the organization.