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Skin Care Chemist

Attractive Salary Package



Our client is hiring a Skin Care Chemist to join the team.

A suitable candidate should be a multi-skilled individual that meets the requirements of the role.


  • Design and develop a wide range of colour care and makeup products such as lipsticks, mascaras, foundations, eyeliners etc.
  • Design, develop and conduct methods for formulation/packaging testing.
  • Shortlist ingredients through conducting thorough research across relevant media such as journals, conferences, and meetings.
  • Records on formulation development, testing and raw materials are to be kept updated daily.
  • Provide scale support to the manufacturing team, write methodologies and conduct pilot batches with our Manufacturing Team.
  • Liaise with suppliers across the globe and the internal Supply Chain Team for shortlisting, choosing ingredients and alternate ingredients.
  • Roll out the colour care and makeup products from lab to customers with minimal assistance via various stages of the product development cycle.
  • Liaise with Customer Support Team for post-launch surveillance Guide junior formulators, and QC Team on product specifications and test wherever required.



  • Experience in colour cosmetics and makeup formulation design, development and scale.
  • Degree in Chemistry/Cosmetic chemistry/Biochemistry.
  • In-depth knowledge and thorough understanding of raw materials used in makeup formulations and their characteristics.
  • Proven in-depth knowledge and thorough understanding of testing methods, equipment and types of machinery used in makeup formulation testing and manufacturing.
  • Sound knowledge of global regulation on makeup cosmetics ingredients and claims.
  • Excellent knowledge of raw material suppliers across the globe.
  • Significant understanding of GLP and GMP working environments.
  • Ability to use initiative to identify and solve potential errors during different stages of product roll-out in a formulation capacity.


  • Demonstrable background in formulating liquids, coatings or emulsions 
  • Colour matching would be highly desirable, preferably in the beauty/cosmetics or paint sector.