R&D Associate - Intimate Wellness & Personal Care

R&D Associate - Intimate Wellness & Personal Care
  • £35,000 - £38,000 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • Kingston Upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England, UK Kingston Upon Hull East Riding of Yorkshire UK HU8 7DS
Job Ref: J2164830
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Food & FMCG
Date Added: 09 May 2022
R&D Associate - Intimate Wellness & Personal Care

  • Role- R&D Associate - Intimate Wellness & Personal Care
  • Contract- Permanent
  • Location - Hull/WFH - hybrid working model

SRG are currently looking for an R&D Associate to join a global HealthCare organisation based in Hull. This organisation has a global presence, producing power brands within three main sectors, Health, Hygiene and Nutrition.

This role would suit someone with strong experience in FMCG Health & Personal care, who has a proven track record of supporting the delivering products through external partnerships; this may include the licensing of private labels, co-development with external partners or M&A.

Responsibilities would include (but not limited to);

  • Support the line manager (Senior Associate or Manager) to deliver projects/programs, working directly with the Business Development team (and/or procurement).
  • Technology/partnership scouting to build capabilities within intimate wellness and personal care
  • Support and Contribute to the Business Case assessment, ensure legal documentation (confidentiality etc) is in place.
  • General Technical evaluation of product(s), and their claim substantiation.
  • Support Due Diligence activity of product technical files, following standard SOP's where relevant.
  • Work with the cross-functional team when needed, including partnership with SCSE and CI for consumer work when required.


  • Be aware, accountable and follow GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) rules & regulations
  • Enforce quality mind by 'Right first time' practice for working in area by following documented procedures & follow good documentation practice.
  • Live the company compass values, striving for perfection.

Safety, Health & Environment:

  • Be aware, accountable for safety, health & environment in workplace all time to ensure free accident & good environment area of working
  • Follow safety, health & environment regulations & policy by working safely, reporting unsafe condition / unsafe act / near miss accident to supervisor as well as suggest for any improvement


  • Good degree in a relevant scientific discipline.
  • Relevant experience within product development role within FMCG environment.
  • Strong project management skills would be an advantage
  • Knowledge and hands on experience working on products with one or more different regulatory classifications. For example, Medical Devices, OTC Pharmaceuticals, Personal Care Products, Cosmetics, Supplements, General Products.
  • Experience in numerous product format types such as Gels, Solutions, Capsules, Tablets, Sprays, Polymers would be an advantage.
  • Results oriented, entrepreneurial, and self-motivated, with solid planning and organisational capabilities.
  • Have good motivational, interpersonal and communication skills to a wide audience of different skillsets.
  • Ability to navigate ambiguous situations, review data & situations and form a proposed recommendation.
  • Proven ability to work under pressure without compromising on deliverables.
  • Understanding of strategy and planning issues, consumer understanding and priority setting.

The role requires strong organisational skills and the ability to work independently within a multi-disciplinary project team. Strong technical & problem-solving skills are an essential requirement of the role.

If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively, please email a copy of your CV to chloe.anderson@srgtalent.com. For more information regarding this position or any others, please call 020 3910 9513.

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08/06/2022 12:01:58
GBP 35000.00 38000.00 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Chloe Anderson

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