Fonction professionnelle: Research & Innovation

Type de poste: Fix Term

Type de contrat: Full - Time

Site: Shanghai

Pays: China

JOB Position


Assist team leader to build up physical chemistry skill base in Shanghai lab. Work closely with lab colleagues to tackle technology challenge by way of physical chemistry. Leverage global physical chemistry capability to contribute to transversal innovation project.

  • Organize science workshop to share physical chemistry knowledge with lab colleagues

  • Communicate effectively with global physical chemistry team to trade up physical chemistry capability in Shanghai lab

  • Manage physical chemistry equipment in the lab and give basic training on equipment usage

  • Make good use of physical chemistry equipment to have deep dive understanding for new actives, structure and prototypes

  • Better understand consumer perceived benefits from physical chemistry standpoint

  • Build up physical chemistry toolbox and library to serve transversal innovation project

  • Identify and develop efficient delivery vehicle for new functional actives

  • Investigate how actives/formulation communicate with bio-surfaces to improve the performance

  • Decode new prototype and formulation to improve the stability

  • Renovate commercial raw materials and craft new prototypes to bring in unprecedented consumer benefit




  • PhD in physical chemistry/colloid & interfacial science /materials science or other chemistry related fields;

  • Work for chemistry company or FMCG company at least 2 years;

    Candidates with formulation experience/knowledge in home care and personal care category is preferred;

    • Skillfully operate physical chemistry instruments such as rheometer, electronic microscopy, DSC, dynamic light scattering, tension meter and so on;

      Carry out physical chemistry data analysis and processing, find out the correlation between physical chemistry data and prototype attributes, publish internal and external peer-reviewed report.



        Ensure full alignment with company safety and sustainability policyTakes risks to work on disruptive innovation and manages them in an effective way;Takes challenge and work under pressure, deliver innovation project on time and in full;Prioritizes key innovation projects and maximizes the influence;



          Be fully integrated into global physical chemistry team and support with each other

          Behave as interface between shanghai lab and global physical chemistry team for efficient  communication on scientific topicsCommunicate with lab colleagues smoothly to fully understand physical chemistry relevant technology challenge;

          Loreal competence

          Work proactively and demonstrate entrepreneurship

          • Self-motivated and have great passion for growth

          • Take accountability and deliver project with integrity

          • Be open minded and do innovation with passion

          • Manage complexity and communicate effectively