Head of R&D - Skincare & Cosmetics (Thailand based)

International Permanent Foreign Multinational
  • Critical senior leadership role
  • Leading personal care manufacturer

About Our Client

Our client is a global personal care and cosmetics manufacturer with a large portfolio of brands.

Job Description

  • Working with cross functional teams across the globe in support of: Product & Packaging Development, Regulatory Compliance, Claims Validation, Food Safety and Quality Management
  • Responsible for the implementation of unique and innovative technology solutions designed to improve research design and operations success through use of new tools and methodologies
  • Monitor and analyse latest innovation across the industry - scientific advances and emerging technologies, regulatory developments, public perception, health and other societal trends

The Successful Applicant

  • Master's Degree in Food Science or Engineering
  • Minimum 12 years of relevant experience working in the cosmetics and skincare industry
  • Deep technical competency in a food scientific/technical/engineering and operational discipline
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate across functions (e.g., Sales, Marketing, Scientific and Regulatory Affairs, Analytical, Quality and Food Safety, Legal) and business units to accomplish critical projects
  • An open mind and willingness to take on new opportunities and tough challenges with energy, enthusiasm, and sense of urgency
  • An Entrepreneurial spirit and owner's mindset to drive autonomy
  • Excellent command in both written and spoken English, with the ability to engage with global stakeholders in a matrix organisation

What's on Offer

  • Excellent and competitive package (including fringe benefits), depending on experience
  • Enjoy the opportunity to take on a lead role in a large and established organisation as part of the senior leadership group
Sonia Fernandez
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+66 2 012 5017

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