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PL NDM R&D Associate

R&D Operation Associate

The R&D Associate will work on technical product development to bring innovative solutions that Create a Cleaner World.


Main responsibilities:

•    Lead and advance multiple projects through front-end product development
•    Collaborate with Marketing to develop, prioritize and execute project portfolio.
•    Develop technical product strategies to support product development, short-term and long-term innovation.
•    Work cross-functionally with key partners and stakeholders to achieve key milestones and objectives- new products launches, quality improvements and cost optimization projects.
•    Assume leadership for R&D Ops projects in Hygiene Dish Category, ensuring the implementation at regional/local level by ensuring all required tasks are performed on time, according to the internal and external standards and market conditions.
•    Collaborate with local commercial organizations in relation to promotion initiatives, consumer complaints, quality issues, competitor challenges and legal / regulatory inquiries.
•    Provide leadership to R&D laboratory specialists working within the team.


Is this You?

•    MS degree in a related science and 3 years’ experience
•    Experience and/or proven track record of successful delivery of technical projects in a FMCG company.
•    Strong formulation knowledge and understanding of chemical interactions.
•    Strong understanding of the product development process from concept ideation to launch.
•    Proven Project Management and people management skills.
•    Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills.
•    Strong interpersonal skills to nurture teamwork and foster an environment of achievement.
•    Results-oriented and self-motivating, with strong intellectual curiosity.
•    Experience of working on hard surface/lavatory cleaning products and/or extrusion process scale up is desirable.
•    International mobility
•    Very good command of English


What we offer:

•    Leading and participating in multiple types of projects
•    Work on Innovation pipeline for Regional and local brands, from concept ideation to execution in market
•    Opportunity to work in challenging, dynamic and truly international environment
•    Opportunity for international career within R&D organization
•    Employment contract with additional benefit package (including medical care, multisport card)
•    Work in very creative team with a partnership spirit
•    Having a direct impact on the success of R&D Ops Dept. and RB Business


In Return RB offer very competitive salaries with excellent benefits and the chance to progress your career within a truly global organisation.
RB is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by appropriate law. All hiring decisions are made based on merit, competence and business need.

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