Función del empleo: Research & Innovation

Tipo de puesto: Permanent

Tipo de empleo: Full - Time

Localización: Clark, NJ

País: United States

Are you a clinical professional that loves science and want to provide innovative solutions for our consumers? Would you like to be a pioneer in our upstream innovation team for beauty and health?

Then L'Oréal Research & Innovation might be exactly the place you have always been looking for!
For more than hundred years, L’Oréal believes that beauty needs Science. In a world now transformed by digital technology and the emergence of new scientific Domains, we are confident in our ability to turn these opportunities into major innovations, closely linked to the new consumer expectations all over the world. Science & Technology are allowing us to invent safe, trustable, sustainable & responsible beauty products and experiences that will change people’s lives. L’Oréal R&I has continuously invested upstream in its research with a high level of ambition. Our 3800 L'Oréal R&I people are talented and highly skilled, located in major markets, working in a cooperative way, opened to the world. 

As part of the R&I 360 deployment, the Regenerative Beauty Discovery Domain represents the future of beauty. This team is responsible for driving scientific discovery and innovations related to skin and hair regeneration, aiming to deliver exciting technologies and actives with unsurpassed efficacy. This team collaborates with various departments in L’Oreal Research & Innovation, both domestically and internationally. The team scouts for new technologies in modern cosmetic, medicine, and health science fields, performs proof of concept testing for novel topicals and devices, and works closely with key research and business partners to transform upstream technologies into new consumer products.

We are looking for a highly self-motivated entrepreneur scientist to onboard on this thrilling adventure.

Responsibility 1, Propose, design and develop new protocols for human efficacy clinical trials (cosmetic ingredients, consumer devices, and other new technologies)

Responsibility 2, Responsible for managing full process of clinical studies – concept presentation, IRB approval, study initiation, monitoring and e-monitoring, analyzing, reporting and presenting of results

Responsibility 3, Coordinate with internal and external statistician support to ensure the quality, integrity, and accuracy of the data analysis process.

Responsibility 4, Maintaining strong relationships with internal and external partners (CROs, global Advanced Research, Applied Research, Technology Incubators, and skin and hair care labs), and collaborate with other evaluation functions (in vitro, clinical and consumer claims, bioinstrumentation teams) within global L’Oreal R&I (USA, France, Brazil, and Asia).  And expand external partnerships and collaborations with CROs and establish new collaborations with leading Dermatologists and Academic Researchers

Requirement 1,  Masters or Ph.D degree in Biomedical Sciences, Biochemistry, Pharmaceutical or Cosmetic Sciences or related field with 5+ years of relevant working experience.

Requirement 2, 3+ years of experience managing Human Clinical Trials in pharmaceutical, OTC, or personal care industries. Experience with clinical study data management and statistical tools.

Requirement 3, Good knowledge of Skin biology, Hair biology, Dermatology. Working knowledge on dermatologist procedure, medical aesthetics, medical devices, skin pathology, or regenerative medicine is a plus

Requirement 4, Experience working with CROs; Solid understanding of good clinical practices and FDA guidelines; Working knowledge on methods of evaluation (instrumental and clinical) or diagnostic tools for evaluating product efficacy

  • A highly self-motivated scientist with strong ambition to innovate, demonstrating technical leadership and project management skills with strong scientific rigor
  • A team player, align on global vision, collaborating and communicating in a highly effective way
  • An entrepreneur, challenge the status quo, welcome new challenges from the cosmetic and medical aesthetic industries, capable of translating and transforming new ideas with high agility
  • A people integrator, demonstrating strong communication, organization and interpersonal skills; capable to influence, engage, motivate, and enable others to drive the success of team
  • Available to travel up to ~15% of time
  • Must be legally eligible to work in US on an on-going basis

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.

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