Careers in New Product Development
The New Product Development team encompasses graphics, packaging, store design and accessories, while at the same time playing a key role in guiding the evolution of the brand. This team is responsible for New Product Development but also works closely with Marketing to ensure clear and effective communications.
The Group Creative Director describes his mission as "to understand and interpret customer needs in order to translate them into a distinctive vision for Molton Brown that resonates on both a national and global level. This is achieved by balancing emotional and practical requirements through design excellence but has to go beyond purely stylistic considerations to evolve a culture that can be shared by employees and public alike. The combination of innovation and integrity is key to defining the identity of Molton Brown for the future."
Senior Cosmetic Scientist – Fixed Term Maternity Cover
Job: Senior Cosmetic Scientist – Fixed Term Maternity Cover
Location: Elsenham, Bishops Stortford
Formulation of new and innovative luxury cosmetic and personal care products.
Design and develop novel products to a high standard and to meet the designated requirements of marketing on time and in full.
Identify key technological challenges that will result in cost savings and / or enhanced product performance and implement such projects.
Establish and maintain excellent relationships with key suppliers and keep abreast of new raw materials / technologies that may provide new / superior benefits to formulations.
Ensure that the day-to-day working in the laboratories is practised in a safe, orderly and efficient manner, compliant with all internal protocols and external legislation.
Monitor new technologies and products in the categories in the marketplace.
Notable industry experience dealing with a variety of product developments in the cosmetic / personal care industry.
Science degree (eg. Chemistry)