Formulation Scientist – Thornton and Ross – Huddersfield

Thornton and Ross

Do you want to be part of a fast-paced business growth journey working with leading home hygiene products like Zoflora, as we develop new products for the brand and launch into new global markets? This is a great opportunity to build on your existing scientific skills and develop your project management experience.

As a global and constantly growing health care group, we dedicated ourselves to people’s health and wellbeing. With a long-standing heritage rooted in pharmacies, we continue to support the delivery of our strategic vision of  Caring for People as a Trusted Partner .

Role Purpose

In this key lab based role, you will support/ lead NPD and EPD projects from concept to completion, providing formulation support for the delivery of the category’s global home hygiene innovation pipeline and manage the technical delivery of these projects internally and at third party manufacturers. Your role will include testing new technologies, developing new formulations, improving existing formulations and generating data for claims support. You’ll work closely with our third-party suppliers such as our fragrance houses and have an opportunity to learn about fragrance technology.

About you:

At STADA we talk about diversity as Uniqueness. Everyone is unique and we recognise our differences as a strength. Our values  Entrepreneurship, Integrity, Agility  and  One STADA  ensure our uniqueness thrives, enabling us to care for people’s health as a trusted partner. Empower your Uniqueness, bring your whole self to STADA.

If you’re keen to add value and see results, enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and have the can-do spirit that’s spearheading our success, bring those unique qualities, with the following skills and qualifications/experience:

A relevant Scientific degree

Experience working in a laboratory environment – ideally in a formulation role. Candidates who have completed a lab based i ndustrial placement year will be considered . FMCG experience would be highly desirable.

Excellent communication and influencing skills with the ability to work effectively cross functionally

An analytical mindset and ability to solve technical problems

What’s in it for you?

This is a permanent position with a salary dependant on your skills and experience. Rewarding our employees is important to us, which is why we offer a range of fantastic benefits, such as:

25 days annual leave (plus bank holidays) and the opportunity to buy an additional 5 days leave.

Company Pension Scheme.

Life Assurance (up to 3 x annual salary).

Annual company & performance-based bonus.

Reimbursement of professional fees, where essential to the role.

We promote good physical and mental health and can provide additional support to our employees via our Employee Assistance Programme all year round.

Thornton & Ross is part of the STADA group. STADA Arzneimittel AG is a German Stock Corporation with headquarters in Bad Vilbel, Germany. The company focuses on a two pillar strategy consisting of generics, including specialty pharmaceuticals and non-prescription consumer health products. Worldwide, STADA Arzneimittel AG sells its products in approximately countries.

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