Works with minimal direction, independently designs formulas for domestic and international markets. Product categories are fragrance and toiletry products with specific emphasis on shower gels, bubble baths, shampoos, and other surfactant based products.
Accountable for and defines scope for new formula development projects based upon marketing product briefs.
Coordinates all aspects of the formula development including formula safety, compliance to regulatory standards, stability and claims testing. Responsible for completing product dossier and raw material coding.
Assists in developing solutions to a wide range of complex problems that require ingenuity and creativity. Must be able to resolve both stability and production issues as they arise.
Updates supervisor on current projects on a regular basis.
Utilizes good judgment and makes timely, practical, and technically sound decisions.
Communicates directly with individuals throughout the company to obtain or disseminate information on projects. Departments include but are not limited to Marketing, Manufacturing, Purchasing, Regulatory Affairs, and Packaging.
Responsible for issuing all documents, bulk for testing, and meeting the needs of the above departments within the specified development timetable.
Source new raw materials and packaging for development of innovative products.
Maintains excellent lab book documentation of formula and processing design work.
Maintains a professional work relationship with Company personnel and outside individuals.
Comply with all Company policies and procedures, including confidentiality.|