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Langton Howarth Ltd

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Development Chemist Job in Lowestoft


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Development Chemist


Science & Technology



Job Description:

Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 DOE + Free Parking + Flexi-Time + Pension Scheme + 20 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays + Attendance Bonus Location: Suffolk The Requirements:
  • Proven experience in formulating in the personal care sector in products such as skincare, hair care, bath, body amongst other cosmetics
  • Excellent organisation and communication skills
  • Ability to be self-motivated and work as part of a team
  • Natural creativity and flare for product development and innovation
  • Interest in natural and organics products
The Role:
  • Working with the Commercial Team on NPD briefs taking from concept through to launch
  • Working with customers on briefs, technologies, textures and innovations
  • Development of products through the laboratory in all areas of personal care including: skincare, haircare, bath and body & baby
  • Responsible for formulas through stability, micro and compatibility testing
  • Present new ideas and blue-sky formulations to new and existing customers
  • Keeping up to date on trends and attending cosmetic seminars and events
  • Acting as duty chemist across the factory during manufacturing process being a trouble shooter and solutions focused
The Company & Opportunity:
  • My client is an innovative UK based cosmetics manufacturer, specialising in bespoke product development and formulation
  • Manufacturing cosmetics and personal care products spanning skin care, bath, body, and aromatherapy products, as well as more niche markets such as mother & baby, Sun Protection factors and organics
  • They are known for creating some of the most well-known cosmetic products in the UK, and year on year, their formulations are winning prestigious awards in top cosmetics ceremonies
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