Función Laboral: Investigación

Tipo de contrato: Jornada Completa

Ubicación: New Jersey - Clark

País: USA

L’Oréal, the world leader in cosmetics, is synonymous with beauty, innovation and scientific excellence in more than 130 countries. As the leader in the beauty industry, our success is a direct result of our unequaled employees. L’Oréal is always looking for talented and ambitious minds to help build our beauty into something even better. Leadership also means innovation and quality. We offer the most technologically advanced products to our customers and a portfolio of brands in every product category. L’Oréal USA fully encompasses all aspects of beauty for everyone, everywhere.  

 

I.          MAJOR FUNCTION

 

As a Manager in the Skincare Lab, you will provide strategic leadership to designated  brands to ensure laboratory operations provides prompt availability of quality products for businesses that are safe and effective for mass production.  With your strong work ethic and interpersonal skills, you’ll lead skincare product development in the active skincare team.   You’ll have your pulse on the latest scientific literature, raw material technology, processing methodology, and marketing trends.  You’ll find creative and technical solutions for product development and ensure launch commitments are met with regards to lead times and costs.

 

II.         PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES

 

  • Manage lab operations by optimizing resources, defining and respecting launch conditions, coordinating activities with other R&I partners in the US and abroad: issuing updates on any risks and ensuring product availability in line with commitments.
  • Knowledgeable and considers the importance of processing, operating, and design factors that affect skin care formulations.
  • Provides chemistry and support for formulations processes including performing analysis and implementing improvements in process cycle time, yield, and quality to maximize operations efficiency. 
  • Shows creativity and resourcefulness to come up with solutions to issues, which may arise during product development and/or in anticipation to issues which may appear in pilot plant or manufacturing.
  • Handles multiple projects simultaneously and can work under tight deadlines.
  • Ensures the safety of people/assets in compliance with quality procedures.
  • Recruit, develop and manage lab team; ensure development of know-how and expertise.

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS

 

  • Graduate degree in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry or related field with 8+ years relevant industry experience. Higher education preferred
  • Cross-functional experience with leading high impact projects/teams; experience leading a global project team preferred.
  • Knowledgeable or willing to delve into emulsion theory, design, and processing. 
  • Well organized and hard-working
  • Advanced communication (verbal and written), interpersonal, and computer skills



We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and take pride in a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, medical condition or disability, or any other legally protected status..