R&D Senior Formulation Scientist

White Plains, New York Permanent USD95,000 - USD110,000 per year
  • Incredible opportunity to join a leading American personal-care company!
  • Competitive Pay, Great Benefits, Ideal location all offered!

About Our Client

My client is a privately held, family-owned personal care company based in White Plains, New York with revenues approaching $500mm. They have a proven track record of successful category and brand development, having created disruptive brands that are geared towards everyday needs.

Job Description

  • Formulate rinse-off and leave-on products such as Feminine washes, lotions, gels, creams, and wipes.
  • Formulate hair color and hair care products in support of business continuity of Men's care and Men's grooming business.
  • Reformulate existing products through cost-benefit analysis by developing optimum prototypes without compromising efficacy and consumer perception.
  • Understand raw material functions and chemistry of surfactants, polymers, emulsions, and gels.
  • Evaluate formula/package compatibility and stability of products to choose the best prototype for launch/re-launch.
  • Perform product efficacy testing at the bench, stability and physicochemical characterization.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with other R&D partners, Technology Transfer, Quality Control, Packaging and Manufacturing.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • 4+ years of experience
  • Haircare/color background is a plus +
  • Personal goods background
  • Ability to collaborate with others on the team

What's on Offer

  • Excellent benefits
  • High 401K match
  • All year summer fridays
  • competitive pay
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Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Engineering Design and R&D
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
White Plains
Contract Type
Consultant name
Lily Bronstein
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