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Executive R & D - Pwani Oil

Date Posted: Sep 06, 2022
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  • Location:
    Mombasa, Coast, Kenya
  • Company:
  • Type:
    Full Time/Permanent
  • Shift:
    First Shift (Day)
  • Positions:
  • Experience:
    3 Years
  • Gender:
    No Preference
  • Degree:
  • Apply Before:
    Sep 29, 2022
  • Days Remaining:

Job Description

Reports to: Manager Research and Development.

Education Qualifications

  • M.Pharm/B.Pharm/M.Tech  or B.Tech(Chemical Technology or Cosmetics)/M.Sc(Chemistry)  Analytical Chemistry

Required preferences

  • Must have come from new product development background handling personal care formulations in reputed company.
  • Should have experience in formulations development and successful launch of hand wash, body wash, creams, lotions, shampoos, gels and understanding of all other types of skin and haircare care products.
  • Knowledge of colour cosmetics formulation development is an additional advantage.
  • Candidate should be aware of FDA/KEBS requirements for product development.

    Job Purpose
  • Develop product formulations in the lab as per product brief. Perform benchmark analysis of market samples.
  • Perform QC analysis of developed prototypes in alignment with the QC team.
  • Work on product costing with the commercial team.
  • Make technology presentations for all R & D projects.
  • Identify new opportunities with existing product.
  • Work on re-engineering of existing formulation for better performance and cost optimization.
  • Perform stability study of prototypes and initial commercial batches under normal & accelerated conditions. Develop technology transfer docket.
  • Perform scale up of experimental & pilot batches to commercial manufacturing order. Work on trouble shooting. Ensure delivery of projects in desired timelines and cost.

    To Apply:


  • Confidential.

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Company Overview

Mombasa, Coast, Kenya

Ramesh Kanji Malde together with his brothers, Anil and Naresh Malde, began Pwani Oil Company production of coconut oil in Mombasa. The operations expanded at the Jomvu Pwani Oil Products factory with corn and sunflower manufacturing before settling... Read More

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