Product Science Intern

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Product Science Intern

Carson, CA
Internship
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    Position Type Temporary

    Dermalogica, part of the Unilever Prestige family, is the leader in the professional skincare industry and the number one choice of professional skin therapists worldwide. Our International Dermal Institute is the world's foremost post-graduate education in skin and body therapy. Key to our success is the continuous launch of new, disruptive innovations for both consumers and our professional skincare therapists, which shape the industry and drive our Brand forward.Dermalogica's Research & Development department is looking for a bright, talented individual who's looking for an exciting opportunity asProduct Science Intern to help with the Product Science agenda, at an exciting time of growth and expansion of the Brand. This is a great opportunity to learn, explore and contribute to the development of a solid, dynamic, and innovative Product Science department bringing technical knowledge and science to life in an appropriate and creative language to educators of Dermalogica as well as to consumers.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities, include:

    • Helps with the understanding of the benefits and functionality of the actives (in current and new formulas) to be used in technical documents
    • Searches for technical literature about actives/ingredients to be used in claim support and training manual when information is not available from suppliers
    • Oversees communication with outside suppliers to gather raw material additional data needed for claim support, training manual or any other technical document
    • Helps on monitoring key project dates related to product science activities
    • Supports the training manual development on product science
    • Assists with the organization of the documents and literature for claim support (sharepoint) and training manual
    • Supports on getting the information to respond to technical questions that comes from markets (product launches and current products)
    • Helps with ideas and execution on product demonstrations (Demos)
  • Qualifications

    Education And/or Experience

    • Must be currently enrolled in, or a recent graduate of, an undergraduate program in chemistry, pharmacy, biology, chemical engineering, or other relevant scientific field

    Other Skills And Abilities

    • Knowledge in product/ingredients science (cosmetic/personal care)
    • Detail oriented but equally efficient and adept at multi-tasking
    • Excellence in written and verbal communication skills
    • Easily adapt to priority changes and able to work on numerous simultaneous projects to meet established timelines
    • Excellent organizational skills

    Apply now and become a team member for a company that provides competitive salaries, outstanding benefits including Health Benefits, Monthly Product Allowances, Profit Sharing, Annual Fitness Reimbursement, Domestic Partner Benefits, 401(k) Matching, not to mention a host of other perks. Don't let this opportunity pass you by!

    To be considered for this role, please click “Apply Now” to complete your online application. Please know that all applications are reviewed for consideration. A member of the Human Resources team will contact you if your experience and skills are a match for the position.

    Dermalogica is an equal opportunity employer that embraces diversity.

  • Industry
    Consumer Goods
  • Fun Fact
    Unilever offers seriously cool benefits like flexible working environment, on-site gym and Tigi salon, well-being incentives, and all-you-can-eat ice cream.
  • About Us

    Unilever has a simple but clear purpose – to make sustainable living commonplace. They believe this is the best long-term way for the business to grow. On any given day, two billion people from around the world use Unilever products from iconic brands like Dove, Axe, Ben & Jerry’s, Lipton, Dollar Shave Club, and Knorr to look good, feel good, and get more out of life.