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R&D Scientist - Veet


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Want a role with real-world impact? As an R&D Scientist - Veet at Reckitt, you’ll have the freedom to help develop products that touch millions of lives. Worldwide. 

A fantastic opportunity is available for an R&D Associate to join our Veet team.  

Would you like to be a part of a fast paced and dynamic category focusing on consumer led innovation? We are looking for someone with a passion and enthusiasm for product development in an R&D capacity.

Reckitt: For a Cleaner, Healthier World

We’re launching our sustainability plan, For a Cleaner, Healthier World. It sets out our 2030 ambitions and is backed by more than £1bn of planned investment over the next 10 years to ensure we meet our goals. 

You will be responsible for new product development for the Veet brand, as well as working with other business functions to develop consumer preferred hair removal / management products from idea stage right through to launch. Providing detailed technical input into all aspects of support for the portfolio, you will support/lead technical projects across a range of product formats. You will work with subject matter experts and take a key role in formulation development utilising in-house capabilities, constructing development plans, performing required lab work, interpreting and evaluating test results.

You’ll succeed because… 

You’re a degree qualified in a Scientific discipline, having a good knowledge of theoretical and desirably also practical aspects of formulation / analytical science, navigating all technical troubleshooting. You have experience of supporting/leading technical aspects of projects ensuring all required milestones are delivered on time. 

…you’re a creative, proactive problem solver. You’re also able to communicate and influence effectively with a variety of stakeholders. Independently minded, you’ve a healthy curiosity and will actively seek out additional information when you need it. 

You’ll love it because… 

…you’ll get to make a difference to consumers’ lives. You’ll be responsible for your own projects and you will lead their technical development. You will be able to see the impact of your critical evaluation skills by influencing decisions to meet key project milestones. The products you help us get out there will make people’s lives better. Our iconic brands will provide an incredible platform for you. And our dynamic, ownership-driven culture will help bring the very best out of you, every day.  


In return Reckitt offer very competitive salaries with excellent benefits and the chance to progress your career within a truly global organisation.

  • Pension scheme
  • Generous holiday allowance 
  • Hybrid/Remote working


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, disability or medical condition; colour, ethnicity, race, citizenship, and national origin; religion; pregnancy, family status and caring responsibilities; sexual orientation; sex, gender identity, gender expression, and transgender identity; protected veteran status; size or any other basis protected by appropriate law. 

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Opportunity Overview

  • Deadline: Ongoing
  • Starting Salary: Competitive + benefits
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Preferred Disciplines...

  • Analytics
  • Biomedical
  • Chemistry
  • Maths
  • Pharmacology
  • Statistics

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