Shanghai, Shanghai Shi
Research & Innovation
Full - Time

For more than hundred years, L’Oréal believes that beauty needs Science. In a world now transformed by digital technology and the emergence of new scientific domains, we are confident in our ability to turn these opportunities into major innovations, closely linked to the new consumer expectations all over the world. Science & Technology are allowing us to invent safe, trustable, sustainable & responsible beauty products and experiences that will change people’s lives. 

L’Oréal Research & Innovation (R&I) has continuously invested upstream in its research with a high level of ambition. Our 4 100 L'Oréal R&I people are talented and highly skilled, located in major markets, working in a cooperative way, open to the world.

In the department of SRC, we are looking for a Product Safety Evaluation Manager

As a Product Safety Evaluation Manager, your main responsibilities are : 
  • Partner with métier on safety related issues and conduct safety evaluation for formulas and raw materials in a timely manner to support cosmetic product development in different Asia R&I hubs.
  • Lead and mentor a team of highly skilled technical professionals in APAC safety, continually help the team members to grow in the expertise of safety.
  • Aligning within the global organization of safety on specific safety related topics and key projects. Coordinate/perform/monitor the implementation of the safety positions in region to guarantee the consistency of safety worldwide.
  • Work with management on issues related to safety in terms of company responses and positions on our products.
  • Closely follow the key technical points of métiers in the responsible domain (technologies, formulations, products, raw materials...), and ensure timely sharing of key activities/progress/anticipated obstacles.

To succeed in this position, you have : 
  • Education background
  • Required professional experience
  • Mandatory technical skills and Nice to have technical skills
  • Fluent in English

You are : 
  • Ph.D./MS in toxicology, pharmacology, biomedical sciences, or chemistry required. 5- 10 years’ experiences in toxicology related area.
  • Familiar with the pre-clinical and clinical studies and be able to summarize findings accurately.
  • Deeply understand the standard scientific principles, concepts and techniques on safety evaluation of cosmetic products and ingredients. 
  • Experiences on preparing safety related information and documentation for the regulatory lobbying.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and team work spirit with the ability to work effectively in a matrix-type organization.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in both Chinese and English.

If you identify yourself in this position, please apply by uploading your resume in PDF

The L'Oréal Group is convinced that difference is a deep source of wealth, that allows everyone to grow, to challenge themselves and to go further. We strongly encourage everyone to always dare and never censor themselves. Skills can always be learnt. We will be delighted to exchange with you! 

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