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Research & Development Chemist

Job Title: Research & Development Chemist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Shah Alam, Malaysia
Industry:
Salary: RM3500 - RM5000 per month
Start Date: 31/5/2017
Reference: 532206_1496198393
Contact Name: Nicholas Lee
Contact Email: nlee@argyllscott.my
Job Published: May 31, 2017 03:39

Job Description

Our client is one the world's household favourites for family and personal care products - boasting a range of trusted products that has been in the market for years. They are now looking for chemists to assist in the development of new products for the Southeast Asian market.

Responsibilities:
  • Develop and propose new areas of research interest and projects to aid product development.
  • Design, develop and potentiate new formulations
  • Conduct laboratorial and pilot plant scale trial experiements.
  • Lead and participate in R&D discussions pertaining long-term strategies as well as quick short-term projects.
  • Improve product performance.
  • Maintain and upkeep laboratorial documentation, SOPs and study reports.
  • Ensure controlled quality procedures, test methods and requirements are complied in accordance to protocols.
  • Work with market and sales team to understand product requirements in conjunction with market potential, consumer trends and requirements.
Requirements:
  • Masters or Degree holder in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering.
  • Minimum GPA Score of 3.5 out of 4 - First Class equivalent.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in either:
    • Collodial based academic research
    • Product formulation in industrial laboratorial or plant work.