Manager Research & Innovation

Newark, NJ Job ID: 10533 Job Category: Consumer Products

Job ID: EB-3930363088
Category: Consumer Products
Location: Union County, NJ

Our client, a global Fortune 500 luxury Personal Care Company is seeking a Research & Innovation Manager to oversee a global team within the Instrumental Evaluation Department to imagine and create the products of tomorrow. The ideal candidate will have strong technical skills and will be in the forefront of scientific advances, working in collaboration with the world’s leading experts developing personal care products that their consumer will love!

Responsibilities:

• Lead a team within the Instrumental Evaluation department
• Create new tools and ways of testing new products
• Design, execute, analyze and communicate on instrumental testing
• Collaborate with cross-functional team
• Evaluate published literature surrounding product testing

Requirements:

• Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree within the study of Biology, Physical or Material Sciences, Chemical Engineering or Bio-Engineering, Computer Science/Software Development/Programming, Mechanical Engineering
• Must have 6+ years of experience in Research and Innovation within an Instrumental evaluation sphere
• Experience leading a team
• Experience with consumer product testing
• Strong technical skills in instrumentation, imaging and computational software
• Proficient in statistics and data analysis