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Responsibility for Jack Black Skincare product development projects including development of new product lines and skus as directed. Working with contract manufacturers to identify relevant technologies and develop superior products for the portfolio.
Collect and generate new product development ideas
Create and manage long term innovation roadmap
Develop NPD launch plan (timing, targets, markets)
Develop research to ensure the company can substantiate any claims
Work alongside the third-party suppliers to support the management of new formulation testing and internal and external user trials in line with the project timelines
Assist with all aspects of compliance management to ensure all new products meet required standards and documentation is maintained
Track and monitor all development costs in conjunction with third-party manufacturers to ensure costs are kept within budget
Develop new product concept and business case in collaboration with Marketing
Help develop global new product launch plan alongside other team members
Develop product portfolio, role and positioning
Ensure all packaging for new launches is in place in a timely manner prior to start date ready for pre-production trials
Technical lead for Jack Black Skincare
Ensure that Jack Black products maintain their quality and ethical standards and continues to be an industry leader
Ensure the Company is aware of any future legislative changes and develop processes to manage these
Manage third-party manufacturers to ensure they put in place PIFs and any other documentation that s required by legislation
Ensure that all product and website claims are consistent with best practice in the industry and liaise with legal and regulatory where required
Work with the Company s international markets to provide information and data that is needed to ensure compliance in other territories
Work with EPC Regulatory to ensure appropriate product registration
Attend symposiums, conferences and other resources to keep up to date with legal requirements
Collaborate with and manage third-party audits to ensure that suppliers are compliant
Management of customer complaint process from initial complaint through to lab testing and compliant resolution, working with EPC where necessary/required.
Required Skills and Experience
Bachelor s degree in a scientific discipline
Minimum of 5 years of experience in developing skin care formulations
Have a genuine passion for skincare
Superior product evaluation skill; Strong understanding of formulations and scale-up
Detail oriented, highly organized and excellent communication skills
Be self-driven, results-oriented with a positive outlook, and a clear focus on high quality
Have a proven understanding and knowledge of the US and EU Cosmetics Regulations
Have excellent project management skills
Can multi-task, team oriented and able to work well within a small company
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