Reckitt R&D Officer Job
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Senior Officer- Research and Development

Reckitt · Gurugram, Haryana, India

About the job SUMMARY

The landscape of consumer health is kept changing, now global pandemics threaten the long-term livelihoods and wellbeing of millions. Working for our health business in Dettol brand, you’ll play a role in ensuring the safety of individuals & help to combat the outbreaks. Working with experts, you’ll make sure we remain competitive, compliant and safe. Ultimately, you’ll ensure we continue to solve real problems and making a difference to billions of lives around the world in the relentless pursuit of a cleaner and healthier world.

  • In this role you will support the Net revenue protection, GM expansion and NPD projects, based on relevant consumer insights and business requirements for Health Hygiene products.
  • You will be responsible for lab formulation development & troubleshooting, material management, analytical testing and planning project work to ensure that project development milestones are met.


  • Based within the Health Hygiene ops R&D structure the role is positioned to manage technical aspects of the project
  • The role is based out of Gurgaon, India within the Health Hygiene R&D facility for Dettol team
  • The role reports to R&D Associate who in turn reports to the R&D Ops Manager


  • Support the delivery of Net revenue protection, GM expansion and NPD projects in Health Hygiene segment.
  • Work with hand/Surface hygiene products and evaluate them for chemical and physical properties, performance, and stability.
  • Develop formulations and troubleshoot formulas as well as continuous improvement of existing formulas and processes.
  • Conduct performance and analysis, evaluations of competitive products
  • Conduct laboratory tests, analyze results, and document your findings.
  • Record & maintain all laboratory records/notebooks accurately.
  • Material management; maintain supplies inventory and order items when needed.
  • Understands the product development process as it specifically pertains to R&D.
  • Maintain laboratory equipment and execute laboratory work according to required safety and quality standards, as defined in the company’s SOP’s.
  • Comply with the correct procedures, policies, and health and safety regulations.
  • Handling of equipment, documentation, usage/storage of sensitive chemicals/reagents and waste disposal.
  • Provide technical support within laboratory and other departments as required.


  • Using available scientific and technical skills to solve project problems
  • Responsible for supporting the delivery of specified project milestones as per committed project timelines
  • Delivering results without compromising on safety and quality standards
  • Liaison with external partners/vendors & colleagues across the international community to provide technical support
  • Ready for a fast-paced response to demanding customers with challenging timelines


  • Bachelor/master’s degree in science/ Engineering (Chemistry, pharmacy, chemical engineering or other relevant science)
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role, relevant experience in FMCG is preferred.
  • Hands-on experience in formulation development and laboratory instruments & equipment’s.
  • Basic understanding in surfactants, polymer chemistry and cosmetic science, microbiology disinfection.
  • Good communication skills for accurate data entry and effectively provide feedback teams.
  • Experience in the areas of liquid/gel formulation development is a plus.
  • Knowledge of laboratory techniques for working at the bench & GLP.
  • Timely execution of multiple project objectives within established timelines
  • Ability to display a degree of flexibility regarding changing project priorities
  • Perform other assignments as delegated by immediate supervisor


  • Intellectually curious, a creative, self-starter with a positive mindset.
  • Proactive, well organized, and with integrity.
  • Results-oriented, Self-motivated and have strong interpersonal skills
  • Desire to learn, apply, and enhance skill set while seeking new opportunities
  • Resilient, resourceful and able to perform under pressure

How to Apply:

Please send your updated CV along with your current and expected CTC at [email protected]

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