Formulation Chemist/Laboratory Supervisor – Cosmetics (The position has been filled)
Australia, Victoria
Full Time


  • Innovative Australian Company
  • Excellent location and workplace
  • Competitive Salary


Our client is an Australian owned cosmetics manufacturer with a strong history and diverse product range. They are located in the Eastern suburbs and are looking for a Laboratory Supervisor for their boutique laboratory.


Our client requires a Laboratory Supervisor to supervise their existing staff on a full time permanent basis.

The successful candidate will be directing team members in day to day tasks, developing team members skills, as well as liaising with customers, suppliers and account managers. The work will encompass desk (administration etc) work as well as being expected to conduct laboratory (technical) work.

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing technical assistance/advice, and researching products, ingredients and packaging.

The successful candidate will also be involved in the formulation activities.


To be successful in your application you will need to meet the following criteria:

  • Degree in Chemistry with many years cosmetics experience as a chemist or similar. We will consider candidates from a strong pharmaceutical, person care products or food industry backgrounds
  • Experience with GMP
  • Experience with formulations particularly in cosmetics
  • Experience supervising teams in cosmetics labs would be highly regarded
  • Knowledge and understanding of cosmetic industry instruments
  • Good leadership qualities which have previously been displayed
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to work autonomously and direct team
  • Commitment to working safely and responsibly.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and presentation.


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To discuss this position, please feel free to call Emily at ChemSkill on (03) 9516 0100 during office hours.

Please Note: Unfortunately only short-listed candidates can be contacted due to high volume of applications.