Manager Innovation, France, Cosmetics Europe-(003167)
Manage R&D for Natural Cosmetic Ingredients and Color
EssentialDuties & Responsibilities :
Analyze the currentrange and the axes of development in accordance with the brand in partnershipwith marketing
Build the biologycompetencies inside Sensient, in liaison with other BU and Group, with emphasison metabolic engineering
Addresses anddisseminates in the team the technology survey of Natural Colors andIngredients for Cosmetics
Initiates innovation projectsfor natural cosmetic color and ingredients taking in account ISO 16128 standard, regulatoryconstraints, cost efficiency, manufacturing processes.
Identifies raw materialsfor new and existing cosmetic product lines : Conduct analytical, experimental, andcharacterization in order to assess raw materials and their cosmetic potential.
Analyze / interpret data and recordresults.
Identifies investmentneeds and partnerships.
Coordinates efforts withManufacturing and Quality Control to ensure successful implementation of new workinstructions and updating and revising existing products work instructions tooptimize manufacturing processes.
Manages all research and development projects.
Develops and updates critical issues on a monthly basis to reflect accomplishments and priorities.
Ensures that all laboratory safety and environmental requirements are followed, consistent with internal and external guidelines and regulations.
Ensures that all safety issues of new processes are identified and properly addressed prior to implementation.
Active participant of New Product Development Team. Makes monthly presentations on the progress of each project. Provides a written monthly update to the Innovation Director.
Coordinates efforts with Manufacturing and Quality Control, to ensure successful implementation of new manufacturing processes (manufacturing work instructions) for new products developed prior to launch.
Assists in the preparation of yearly budgets consistent with R&D needs.
Conduct results and salary reviews and provide employees feedback on accomplishments and areas for improvement to direct report.
Ensures that all research work is documented in a manner acceptable to scientific standards.
Ensures that all proprietary scientific discoveries are properly documented and protected.
Provides R&D support to other Sensient manufacturing facilities as require.
Participates in meetings and training sessions as required.
Education& Experience :
Ph. D. Biology or Biotechnologies, or equivalent
High skills in experimental measurement methods
Professional level English and French mandatory
Skills& Abilities :
Ability to work in a structured and diligent manner with a high degree of precision.
Drive project work to completion in a timely manner to support business objectives.
Excellent communication skills.
Ability to work independently and in a team.
About Sensient Colors
Sensient Color Group is a leading developer, producer and supplier of natural and synthetic color systems for customers around the globe.
The Company's high-performance products play a central role in the manufacture of foods and beverages, cosmetic and pharmaceutical colors and coatings, inks for commercial and consumer printers, and colors for agricultural uses, household cleaners and paper products.
The Color Group is located in St. Louis, Missouri.
About Sensient Technologies Corporation
Sensient Technologies Corporation is a leading global manufacturer and marketer of colors, flavors, and fragrances. Sensient employs advanced technologies at facilities around the world to develop specialty food and beverage systems, cosmetic and pharmaceutical systems, inkjet and specialty inks and colors, and other specialty and fine chemicals.
The Company's customers include major international manufacturers representing most of the world's best-known brands. Sensient is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
As a dynamic and diversified global leader, we offer an excellent salary and comprehensive benefits package.