Since its creation by a researcher, one century ago, L’Oréal group has consistently believed in research, pushed back scientific boundaries and knowledge, increased innovations and patents, with a taste for exploration and quality obsession.
Research at L’Oréal is a scientific adventure and there’s no innovative product without progress in knowledge.
1 – What will be your activities and responsibilities?
In Advanced Research, within the International Raw Material Department, you will work at the International Level in the Sourcing of Innovative Raw Materials in response to Research & Innovation Key Technical Challenges.
You will be in charge of coordinating transversal Strategic Innovation projects at the interface between Suppliers, Métiers, Advanced research, Support and Purchasing teams in a scientific multidisciplinary environment.
You will work in an International and Multidisciplinary environment across the 6 worldwide locations of L’Oreal R&I.
You will be challenged on the development and management of the supplier strategy to maximize innovations opportunities – preferably targeting exclusivities for L’Oreal – with short term and mid-term deliverables.
2 – Who are you?
You have at least 5 years’ experience in Chemistry – Master or PhD – in Inorganic Chemistry, Silicones or Physico Chemistry, preferably in the Personal Care environment in new raw materials development or formulation.
You have a wide-ranging curiosity for technico-regulatory, legal, environmental and intellectual properties questions and need to understand your environment in order to move forward.
When you are not rolling up your sleeves, you will have the chance to talk or present your different projects to some of our curious collaborators. Coffee breaks and meetings will be an excellent way to show how you are at ease when communicating with someone.
You are quite a negotiator and you have the ability to influence on people’s mind.
You are an organized and result-oriented person with a scientific expertise in the technical field and strong project management skills.
Due to your hard work or your experiences abroad, you developed fluent English.
Beyond your skills, your own personality and taste for both entrepreneurial activities and proposal will make the difference.