Procter & Gamble Beauty Care Associate Researcher in Cincinnati, Ohio
Are you passionate about evaluating consumer products in state of the art laboratories? As an Associate Researcher in the Beauty Measurement Science Organization, you will be responsible for the hands-on testing of our Beauty Care products.
The Beauty Measurement Science Organization is the part of Beauty Care R&D responsible for assessing both the chemical composition of our products and also the physical characteristics of products interacting with hair and skin to drive new product creation. This organization is the central laboratory supporting all Beauty products which requires a breadth of different testing capabilities. For chemical / analytical measures we span across methodologies including wet chemistry to higher end chromatography (HPLC, GC, MS and more). For physical testing, methods span benefit spaces such as shine, product feel and lather across products like shampoos, conditioners, facial moisturizers, body washes and deodorants. We partner with formulators, products researchers and process engineers to drive problem solving from the front-end creation of new product forms, to claim support and even to product release at our manufacturing plants.
You will join a dynamic group of hardworking individuals to operate, develop and strengthen the measurement capabilities within the Beauty Measurement Science Organization. This position is ideal for someone who enjoys working at the bench conducting experiments, operating instruments, improving methods and coordinating with others in R&D to invent new methods. Key job responsibilities include daily operation of instrumentation, routine testing of products, troubleshooting of test methods, documentation of testing and methods, collaboration with colleagues and construction of new technical test methods or procedures.
We offer you: * Ownership of your work from your first day * Mentorship, coaching, training, and guidance * Known for providing a safe work environment
We feel that you would be a good fit if, you have: * An Associate's degree in Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, or a clinical science (although Cometology degrees may be considered) or a high school diploma with relevant experience. * Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications; ability to learn/use P&G systems, and basic Statistics knowledge * Strong analytical and communication skills We believe if you’re an excellent fit, you’ll have: * Excellent oral and written skills * The ability to learn on the job in a dynamic environment * Previous experience in a chemistry, engineering, clinical or biology lab or at a manufacturing plant operating instruments * Experience with chromatorgraphy, especially HPLC and/or experience with performance test methods like instron, texture analyzers, imaging systems We want you to know: * You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, citizenship, HIV/AIDS status or any other legally protected factor * No immigration sponsorship is available for this position * Procter & Gamble participates in e-verify as required by law * Qualified individuals will not be disadvantaged based on being unemployed
Job: Research & Development
Title: Beauty Care Associate Researcher
Requisition ID: RND00004116