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Colloid Assistant Scientist

Location: Geneva, Switzerland


Key Responsibilities:


  • Develop new innovative Flavors & Fragrances delivery systems
  • Design & carry out new research proposals and organize appropriate working plan experiments
  • Lead/drive, with the support of line manager, technology development projects in line with R&D strategy
  • Creation of new patent applications to secure and strengthen the company’s intellectual property
  • Develop own knowledge through appropriate use of information sources such as academic papers and patents.
  • Contribution to maintain high level communication with respect to company’s organization


We value:


  • Master’s degree or equivalent in Colloid Chemistry, Biomaterials, Chemical Engineering, Physico-Chemistry of polymers, Food Physics or Materials Science
  • Practical experience of Colloid Chemistry: from formulation and characterization of interfacial phenomena to their assessment in terms of structure-property relationships and/or performance in application
  • Experience of having worked on emulsion/ interfacial condensation and/or polymerization and strong experience in biomaterials
  • Must be able to manage own time, resources and research activities effectively
  • Able to adapt to the needs of fast-moving projects whilst maintaining good attention to details
  • Strong team player - Ability to work effectively in a team environment and collaborate with other departments
  • Good communication skills in English


We offer:


  • To be in for an inspiring journey of learning and transformation
  • To play a key role in our purpose to improve the quality of life of our workforce, our families, our local communities and society at large
  • To be part of a company shaping a strong legacy through breakthrough industrial innovations and technology