Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £22,000.00 - £25,000.00 gross per year
  • Greetland


Working alongside one of Cogent Staffing's long serving clients we are now looking to recruit a Development Chemist to join their team. This is a fantastic opportunity as a lot of the staff currently working here have been there for the long term and are unfortunately losing one of their current staff members to relocation.

Your duties in this role would include the following:

- Developing products to a customer brief and delivering to their expectations
- Lead development projects through the production process
- Make sure all new formulations fall within UK and EU directives
- Make sure correct and relevant testing is carried out during any new product life-cycle
- Maintain records of all product testing - accurately and effectively
- Liaise with other departments regarding product development and expected completion dates
- Completing COSHH assessments on all chemicals

Requirements for the candidate:

- Related qualification is cosmetic sciences
- 5 years experience working with personal care products
- Previous experience of developing a product based on a brief
- Knowledge of EU laws relating to cosmetics
- Confident communication with colleagues of all levels
- Strong organisational and planning skills
- Able to multi-task and work on numerous products
- Work in a fast paced environment ensuring all work is accurate

If you feel like your experience is relevant and this is a role that matches your desire to grow within a company and have opportunities for progression then i would love to speak to you about this. Please call me on 01422, 413 813 or apply below. Please include a cover letter alongside your CV.

- Chemistry
- Product Development
- Testing

  • due
  • ms project
  • project manager