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Product Development Chemist

Location: NORFOLK, EAST ANGLIA Salary: Salary Negotiable
Sector: Scientific Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: DAYS ONLY Applications: N/A
Posted: 10 months ago Reference: 3106614
Role: Product Development Chemist
Location: Cambridgeshire / Norfolk
Salary: Highly competitive based on experience

A Leading UK based FMCG company focused on household cleaning products, currently require a skilled Product Development Chemist to work within their Manufacturing and Development team. This position will suit applications from candidates with experience in both NPD and EPD within the FMCG sector, with at least 5 years’ product development experience.

Role Responsibilities:

• Manage assigned projects to the agreed launch date to a high level of quality
• Develop, tests & evaluate new technologies, raw materials and new product forms relevant to the companies key brands
• Provide Technical Support as required
• Report to the Technical Director on a regular basis with updates of key projects within the category
• Support current products for own label and the brands with Marketing and Supply;
• Write technical project reports and deliver progress reports at project meetings
• Provide root cause analysis and technical support for Production and Quality departments
• Train and supervise others with the guidance from the Technical Director
• Implementation the product development technical strategy for key brand innovation and key customers
• Be responsible for the technical compliance of briefs i.e. physical stability, LOL, Regs. Etc

Person Specification:

• 5+ years of experience within product development, including at least 1 year of managerial responsibility
• Educated to degree level within Chemistry or other relevant scientific discipline
• Strong understanding of Chemistry and Consumer issues within an FMCG company
• Understanding of a broad range of FMCG products, including their composition and uses
• PC Microsoft Office literate

If this position is of interest, please apply via the link and we will look forward to receiving your application.

If you require further information on the position, please contact Katie Roddis on 01223 463300 or at

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