Our client is a leading and well known Australian Company that has been involved in the research, development, manufacturing and distribution of high quality skin care products for almost a century. With state of the art facilities and a dedicated senior team, the Company supplies product to all major retailers across Australia .
Due to internal movement and the ever increasing demand for their products, our client is seeking to employ a Senior Manager to run their R&D function. This senior position reports directly to the Managing Director and is integral in ensuring the Company’s innovative research into new products and industry trends.
This role will be based at the Company’s Head Office in Melbourne, Australia, however, we are open to considering candidates with the right experience Australia wide.
The successful candidate will have strong fundamental knowledge of formulation chemistry including emulsions, particle size, surfactants, thixotropic/rheopectic/newtonian fluids and physical chemistry. R&D experience in personal care would be highly regarded. Areas of interest include skin and hair care and sunscreen formulation.
You must have leadership qualities, be customer focused, a decision maker and able to complete tasks and projects on time. To be short-listed, you will have worked in similar roles for a number of years. Ideally, you will have an excellent understanding of the personal care business and be aware of the regulations applicable in such an industry, however applicants from other industries with relevant formulation skills are welcome to apply.
To be successful in your application, you will need to meet the following criteria:
To apply for this role, please click the ‘Apply Now’ button below and send your updated resume with a covering letter to CS Executive Group. For a confidential discussion about this role, please call our team on +61 3 9516 0100 during office hours and +61 3 438 620 434 after hours.
We would like to thank you for taking the time to apply for this role. Unfortunately, due to the large volume of candidates we receive on a daily basis, we can only contact those with suitable qualifications and experience. If on this occasion you are not successful, your resume will remain on our database and be considered for future suitable roles.