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With over 2.600 employees, Schwan Cosmetics is the worldwide market leader in the production of cosmetic pencils. Our products are designed, created and produced on behalf of almost every internationally renowned cosmetics company. As an international employer with Franconian roots, we spot the trends, fuel innovation and create solid growth. Be a part of our success and join the team!

For the Team Formula/R&D we are looking for the position of

Head of Competence Color & Care (m/f/d)

Your Role:

  • Innovate between traditional color cosmetics and skin care
  • You bring in the scientific view and knowledge of the international skin care and beauty care market
  • With a broad background in skin care products, you will innovate new consumer benefits into color cosmetic concepts and products
  • You think and act with a consumer first attitude
  • You will be responsible to establish and to lead the competence area according to the strategic direction    


Your Profile: 

  • University degree in Chemistry or similar
  • 10+ years of color cosmetics industry experience including experience in skin care or vice versa
  • Worked in the skin care area and has experience with (new) active ingredients and ingredient trends
  • Broad knowledge and experience in formulating, upscaling and manufacturing processes
  • International work experience and mindset
  • Proven track record in technical leadership of innovations
  • Consumer oriented thinking and acting
  • Strong personality and strong technical leadership
  • Experience in natural cosmetics would be of advantage
  • Having worked for an international brand would be of advantage
  • Experience in China/Korea would be of advantage

Sounds Interesting? Apply Now

Please apply below or send your detailed and complete application, indicating your salary expectations, to:

Schwan Cosmetics International GmbH
Schwanweg 1
90562 Heroldsberg

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Head of Competence Color & Care (m/f/d)

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