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  • Ref: 286909
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Location: Englewood, NJ
  • Industry: Cosmetics / Skin Care
  • Job Level: Manager
  • Pay: Negotiable

Opportunity Description

Global Contract Manufacturing firm is currently seeking a Senior Chemist for their R&D Department. 

Job Duties

The Senior Chemist will be responsible for the following tasks:

  • Formulate and facilitate the development of innovative skin care products, line extensions, and product improvements. 
  • Identify new/improved formulation technologies and implement them to meet project needs.
  • Interact with customers and provide technical support via oral, presentation and written venues. 
  • Proactively scan and research new concepts, materials, technical opportunities, and partnerships.
  • Interfaces with all departments throughout the company and interacts with material suppliers. 
  • Monitor product stability for your own formulas. 
  • Effectively manage projects and provide weekly status reports. 


  • Bachelor’s degree in a scientific discipline. 

Experience & Skills Required

  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in developing skin care formulations. 
  • Strong understanding of formulations and scale-up. 
  • Detail oriented, highly organized and excellent communication skills are necessary. 
  • Position reports to the VP of R&D