Tipo de Emprego: Tempo Integral
Localização: Shanghai - Shanghai
The L'Oréal Group is the worldwide leader in cosmetics with sales exceeding €19.5 billion and products distributed in over 130 countries. Headquartered in Paris, L'Oréal is a company that is totally focused on cosmetics and the belief that everyone aspires to beauty. Its stated mission is to help men and women around the world realize that aspiration, and express their individual personalities to the full.
Founded in 1907 by Eugene Schuyler, a young French chemist, L'Oréal got its start in the hair-color business, but the company soon branched out into other cleansing and beauty products. L'Oréal currently markets over 500 brands and many thousands of individual products in all sectors of the beauty business: hair color, permanents, hair styling, body and skin care, cleansers, makeup and fragrances. The company's products are found in a wide variety of distribution channels, from hair salons and perfumeries to hyper - and supermarkets, health/beauty outlets, pharmacies and through direct mail.
Research & Innovation (R&I) is at the heart of L'Oréal leadership position in cosmetics. The group has 18 research centers and 16 evaluation centers around the world and dedicated over €761 million to cosmetic and dermatological research in 2014.
China is one of the fastest growing markets for L'Oréal and the company is expanding its research activities and center in China is the biggest one for Asia.
Key Job Accountabilities:
Help create and ensure the prompt availability of quality products for businesses that are safe and effective, suitable for mass production, in line with the brand/category innovation strategy.
Ensure launch commitments are met with regard to lead times and costs.
§ Assume responsibility for allocated projects product delivery in full and in time
§ Check consumer background, competition environment, technical state of art and bibliographic research
§ Plan retro planning for given projects, experimental plan
§ Perform the lab trials and follow all the tests (stab, safety/efficacy, and consumer), write technical & project status recap and publish the reports.
§ Scaling up and all industrialization studies
§ Paper work, maintain accurate/updated information in project management systems (ex. Orchestra, n driver, share.net)
§ Connect with related lab for technology sharing and collaboration
§ Risk assessment, prediction and actions to take
§ Promote and coordinate cross-disciplinary technologies within the business line
§ Contribute to safeguarding L’Oréal intellectual property (registering and protecting patents, etc.)
§ Ensure and respect all company and R&I guidelines, ex. EHS rules and good laboratory practice. (ex. housekeeping)
§ lead and coordinate transversal missions
§ Cross-disciplinary vision and understanding of research activities and relevant scientific and technical application, market awareness and consumer centric thinking
§ Chemistry background and in-depth knowledge of cosmetics formulas for the relevant business line
§ Organizational skills, versatility and responsiveness
§ Solid grasp of development processes and projects
§ Ability to convey your knowledge and run skills centers
§ Clear awareness of the latest safety rules and regulations
§ Team spirit minded
§ Communication skills, and fluent in English and Chinese