Scientist at Henkel

Posted in Other 11 days ago.

Location: Trumbull, Connecticut

Job Description:


At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That's why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage. Our unique brands in markets around the world open up countless opportunities to follow your convictions and explore new paths. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows you to always think out of the box - take the chance and shape the digital future together with us.


  • Plan to perform product appraisal using Research and Development approved and standard testing methods and protocols according to the projects' priority.

  • Plan, design and/or modify, if needed, experiments, procedures, or methods to perform product evaluations in the more efficient and timely manners.

  • Evaluate lab-made and pilot batches, as well as the finished products: National Brand Equivalent and National Brand as part of the product performance protocol.

  • Adapt and/or modify client/customer supplied procedures or methods to perform product evaluations supporting desired performance or marketing claims.

  • Collect data using MACH5 instrument or Spectrophotometer, transfer data via sophisticated MACROS to Excel spreadsheets

  • Analyze data and report results with their statistical significance and in the graphic representations.

  • Maintain detailed records of all performance testing results for submitted formulations and products in an on-line electronic laboratory books and the Research and Development files.

  • Attend to any other assigned tasks by Senior Manager, Product Development - Dish.


  • College Diploma/Degree in science; University Degree preferred

  • 1 or more years' experience in in laboratory setting

  • Advanced knowledge of statistic principles and practical application

  • Understanding of Home Care, Personal Care and/or Cosmetic Industry products and their main ingredients preferred

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and other legally protected characteristics.

Henkel does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Unsolicited referrals and resumes are considered Henkel property and therefore, Henkel will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited referral. At Henkel's request only, preferred vendors may be invited to refer talent for specific open positions. In these cases, a fully-executed agreement with Henkel must be in place and current.

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