Monday, 18 December 2017

Graduate Research and Development Officer (Junior)

A firm in the trade and services sector seeks qualified candidates to fill this role
Key Responsibilities
  • Help design and analyse consumer research tacitly translate consumer insights into innovative approaches from a formulation and/or communication standpoint.
  • Represent the project at cross-functional team meetings, providing updates on R&D progress and insights and be involved in project team decisions.
  • Create and maintain all the necessary documentation to develop and commercialize the products (survey records, Statistical Process control)
  • Works with quality control to help conduct evaluations and tests to support the development. Ensure complete documentation of all activities, tests, evaluations conducted.
  • Coordinates with Marketing and Sales in the creation of strong, substantiated claims and other customer communication
  • Conduct performance and analysis evaluations of competitive products
  • Act as experimenter in sensory evaluation and determine result using statistical computations
  • Participate in the conduct of problem solving analysis and design of experiments during product development
Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Analytical Chemistry, Industrial Chemistry Pure or any related discipline.
  • 1-year experience as research and development officer.
  • Knowledge of market research and surveys
  • Good command on Microsoft excel
  • Ability to express ideas clearly both in oral and written communications