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Senior Formulator, Skincare (AE628064)

11 June 2024

ref : PA-24110

location : Toronto - Canada

company : Arthur Edward

Senior Formulator, Skincare (AE628064)

Salary: CAD $80-100,000 + relocation support

Are you a Development Chemist or Formulator with Skincare experience and ideas?

Are you ready for the next big step in your career and location?

Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to join a global leader in cosmetic product development and manufacturing, in vibrant Toronto. As Senior Formulator for the Skincare category, you will bring your technical expertise and creativity to multiple formulation development projects.

Key Responsibilities

 Drive innovation by researching and implementing new technologies, raw materials, and formulas across the Skincare category
 Re-engineer benchmarks and design new chassis formulas, identifying product and process innovations
 Collaborate with raw material suppliers on new applications and innovations
 Optimise the raw material portfolio for cost-effectiveness and efficiency
 Ensure compliance with regulations, specifications, and feasibility
 Work closely with cross-functional teams, actively participating in client visits, risk assessments, and new product launch meetings
 Support technical development of internal talent, providing guidance and training

Candidate Requirements

 Science degree, preferably Chemistry, plus significant Skincare formulation experience
 Technical knowledge of raw material functions and applications
 Expertise in processing technologies, testing and analytical instruments
 Proficient in NPD, performance evaluation, market trends, manufacturing, quality, GMP/GLP, and 5S
 Excellent organisational, problem-solving and teamwork skills
 Strong leadership abilities and experience in coaching junior staff


If you have the motivation and creativity to thrive in this fast-paced environment, apply today. Email your CV to quoting job ref AE628064.

Arthur Edward is a leading beauty, personal care and FMCG recruitment agency. We find top talent along the product lifecycle to innovate, launch and market bestselling cosmetic and beauty products.

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