NPD Manager - Personal Care / Cosmetics / Household

Recruiter
Science Solutions Recruitment Ltd
Location
North West England
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Science Solutions are currently recruiting an NPD Manager for a North West based consumer products manufacturer.

Key responsibilities:

  • Develop and oversee the developments of new products from concept to manufacture for cosmetic, personal care and household products.
  • Compile & arrange for safety assessment to be carried out for cosmetic products.
  • Upload information required for Cosmetic Product Notification Portal (CPNP)
  • Help assist customers for setting up their account on the CPNP and what information is required
  • Review claims and provide INCI / ingredient/ labelling requirement list for all products
  • Carry out CLP calculation and determine appropriate hazard classification relevant products (e.g. household products)
  • Sign off artwork
  • Strong understanding in Biocidal Product Regulation( BPR) - what requirement is needed and when
  • Provide technical support to blending.
  • Provide QA/ analytical support to blending and production
  • Amend and document changes to batch sheets. Generate batch sheets for new products
  • Ensure traceability of lab work
  • Ensure the traceability of raw materials used in production
  • Manage the day to day work load of Assistant Chemist
  • Generate MSDS for all products in accordance to regulations/ directive
  • Provide or arrange documentation required for exporting products overseas
  • Ensure the legality of the product for appropriate markets
  • Order lab consumable items for both QC and lab
  • Provide technical support e.g. provide information to waste management/ water usage to United Utilities/ relevant tax code for exporting products

Knowledge and experience:

  • BSc degree or higher in Chemistry or related subject
  • Significant experience within an NPD, Technical or formulation development role within the personal care, cosmetics, or household manufacturing industry.
  • Prior management experience or the ability to demonstrate your management potential of a small team

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