Chemist (m/f/d) in research and product development beauty

Your tasks

You will assist the own brands team by being the specialist for formulations within the product development team, however you will be based in an office rather than a lab.
From the beginning of the project you will be part of the conception process, using your extensive
cosmetic chemistry background, marketing and trend insights, and access to the latest active ingredients knowledge to guide innovation within all of our own brands. You will follow the project through the development process working with our Project Management team assisting in claims creation, internal and external testing processes, formulation adaptation recommendations and future potential forumation edits based on market feedback.


  • Consultancy to the product development process including setting up of briefings regarding texture, scents, active ingredients
  • Working with 3rd party labs and producers to guide them through our briefing and requirements
  • Management of the black lists company wide and for specific brands
  • Trend research from a formulation specific view point such as texture, scent and ingredient trends
  • Communication and consultancy with external and internal claims testing procedures Reformulation and improvement suggestion of existing formulas in our portfolio
  • Education of the team including but not limited to workshops, presentations, building of FAQ documents
  • Attending indstruy shows such as cosmoprof and in cosmetic to guide research and meet partners
  • Consultancy for quality control concerns when it comes to formulations and/or packaging Preparation for briefs for fragrance houses

What we are looking for

  • Minimum 5-8 years of experience in cosmetic chemistry/formulation development
  • Organised and structured Fluent German and English
  • You are a strategic problem solver, who is prepared to work against difficult and tight deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Completed bachelors in cosmetic chemistry or similar 
  • Open to travel for trade fair and producer visits

What we offer

  • An international work environment
  • Attractive fitness co-operations, free fruit, coffee, drinks and a beer tap
  • Home office 
  • Exciting and varied tasks in a fast-paced and flourishing company
  • Freedom to implement your own ideas and diverse development potential A creative and highly motivated team
  • A modern workplace in the heart of Munich with excellent public transportation connections

Your way to our company

It takes only 2 minutes to upload your application documents including your starting date and salary expectations. Your safety and that of our employees is very important to us, which is why we are currently primarily conducting telephone and video interviews.

We are looking forward to meeting you!
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