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Associate Researcher - Scalp Health - Beauty Discovery & Delivery

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Beauty is a global Sector encompassing Hair Care and Skin & Personal Care Categories, with category leadership positions in numerous Brands, product forms, and geographies. Responsibility for next generation, upstream, technology development that leads to new Beauty benefit spaces and material innovations resides with Beauty Discovery & Delivery (BDD). A top consumer challenge within Hair Care is scalp health. Consumers desire for acute/first use innovation that reassures them of relief from dandruff and other scalp issues as well as chronic results that maintain dandruff-free benefits. Consumers find reassurance in H&S, the world's largest shampoo brand, however they also continue to express the desire for products that combine their scalp care needs with hair beauty benefits. BDD partners multi-functionally to identify, develop, and commercialize winning technologies that deliver consumer noticeable delight. The successful candidate will work in collaboration with technologists and clinical scientists and be responsible for the execution of technical methods and consumer studies. The candidate will partner closely with others on the technology team on the translation of insights from this work into models that inform and guide product design for global initiatives. They will be pivotal in building the data to support a body of evidence-based approach to qualify and deliver new scalp health technologies.


Ideal candidates will have a strong background in core biology lab skills including participating in design, leading execution, and summary of techniques typically used in classical hair/skin and cellular/molecular biology. The benefit of Hair Care experience would be preferred, but not required. Technical curiosity and a passion to learn are essential. Through execution and analysis of various bench top and consumer-focused learning plans the individual will enable us to learn using new/emerging research tools. Strong technical operational rigor and organizational skills to aid in managing multiple tasks/projects. Effective Communication (written and oral) of results will be required.


Responsibilities as of Day 1 – you will feel the ownership of your project from the beginning, and you will be given specific projects and responsibilities.

Continuous mentorship – you will work with passionate people and receive both formal training as well as day-to-day mentoring from your manager.

Work and be part of a dynamic and encouraging environment - working over a diverse array of interesting problems.

Promote agility and work/life balance for employees, we value every individual and support initiatives.

Experience true support for work/life effectiveness and your long-term well-being.

Get a competitive salary and benefits' package.

About us

We produce globally recognized brands, and we grow the best business leaders in the industry. With a portfolio of trusted brands as diverse as ours, it is paramount our leaders are able to lead with courage the vast array of brands, categories and functions. We serve consumers around the world with one of the strongest portfolios of trusted, quality, leadership brands, including Always®, Ariel®, Gillette®, Head & Shoulders®, Herbal Essences®, Oral-B®, Pampers®, Pantene®, Tampax® and more. Our community includes operations in approximately 70 countries worldwide.

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Our consumers are diverse and our talents - internally - mirror this diversity to best serve it. That is why we’re committed to building a winning culture based on Inclusion and our ideal candidate is passionate about the same principle: you will join our daily effort of being “in touch” so we craft brands and products to improve the lives of the world’s consumers now and in the future. We want you to inspire us with your unrivaled ideas.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, citizenship, HIV/AIDS status or any other legally protected factor.

Immigration sponsorship is not available for this role. As a general matter, Procter & Gamble does not sponsor candidates for nonimmigrant visas or permanent residency. However, Procter & Gamble may make exceptions on a discretionary basis. Any exceptions would be based on the Company's specific business needs at the time and place of recruitment as well as the particular qualifications of the individual.

Procter & Gamble participates in e-verify as required by law.

Qualified individuals will not be disadvantaged based on being unemployed.

Job locations:
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Job Type: Full-time Job categories: Research & Development Req No: RND00004792
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