Needed Product Development Manager overseeing skincare and personal care for well known cosmetic company. Based in Ventura County. On site , full time. Relocation available!
Manage new formula development for several in house brands across multiple categories including skincare, personal care, fragrance and color.
Drive development to meet new launch revenue goals by working closely with cross-functional team members on concept development, brief kickoff, formula development, testing, scale up and first production approvals.
Responsible for meeting all performance and product positioning attributes outlined in the development brief.
Partner with marketing throughout the development process to ensure alignment on new product launches.
Must have a thorough understanding of raw materials and cosmetic chemistry to work hand-in-hand with formulators Working knowledge of primary packaging and manufacturing processes is a plus.
5-8 years within a Product Development role
Skincare + personal care category experience is required
Familiar with manufacturing setting + contract manufacturers
Experience working directly with R&D lab Knowledgeable about raw materials and formulation