Description

ABOUT DSC:
We disrupted the shaving industry in 2011 by delivering great blades at an awesome price, right to your door. From razors, we quickly grew into a men’s self care brand offering oral care, hair styling, deodorant, skincare, and fine fragrance along with services and content designed to help guys take care of their minds and bodies so they can be their best selves.

We spend our days working to eliminate the stigma around being a man and wanting to take care of yourself. In turn, we hope that you will come to us in your most vulnerable moments. Here, you will find answers to your questions, from Club Pros who know what it takes to make you look, feel, and smell your best. You got a problem? We’ve got a solution. Welcome to the Club.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop new skin care and hair styling products, including body washes, cleansers, antiperspirants, and deodorants, in line with DSCs current efforts to expand into cosmetics products.
  • Lead, manage, and oversee collaborations with external partners in the formulation development of new, reformulated, and/or tech-transferred products, from concept development through launch.
  • Partner with internal, cross-functional departments as the formulation expert in the ideation and development stage of the process.
  • Provide critical cosmetic sciences and chemistry expertise to other product developers and team leads.
  • Lead the research and development of various cosmetic product line extensions and reformulations for toothpaste, mouthwash, and other personal hygiene products.
  • Optimize product formulas and chemical compounds to meet quality specifications and timelines. Initiate product briefs and leading development with external partners through lab validation, pilot and line trial, and first production.
  • Approve new and/or alternative raw materials to support risk mitigation and cost containment.
  • Analyze organic or inorganic compounds to determine chemical or physical properties.
  • Collaborate with packaging in the development of components to deliver optimal product use experience, match desired aesthetic, and meet overall project cost objectives.
  • Manage the continuous improvement team and providing technical and project guidance.
  • Create reviews and approve technical documents to support developmental projects.
  • Manage third party failure investigations (in collaboration with Quality Assurance).
  • Provide technical assistance related to product formulas to support departments as needed.

REQUIREMENTS:
  • Master’s degree, or equivalent, in Cosmetic Science, Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Science, or related field plus two (2) years of product development, research and development, or related experience
  • Working in a personal care or beauty products company
  • Optimizing product formulas and processes to meet quality specifications
  • Sourcing and approving new and alternate raw materials
  • Providing technical and project guidance; creating reviews and approving technical documents to support developmental projects
  • Developing and optimizing specifications ensuring the quality of the designs
  • Managing third party failure investigations; and providing technical assistance related to product formula.

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Dollar Shave Club is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Vaccination Policy: All DSC employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Proof of vaccination status is required.

Reasonable Accommodation: Dollar Shave Club provides reasonable accommodation so that qualified applicants with a disability may participate in the selection process. Please advise us of any accommodations you request in order to express interest in a position by e-mailing: [email protected] 

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