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Skin Care Packaging - Associate Scientist

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Entry level for employees to develop foundational understanding of packaging procedural work and develop expertise in execution and application work by combining hands-on experimentation with scientific principles and knowledge from their science/engineering education. Drives foundational technical understanding and solves challenging technical problems addressing critical innovation and in market challenges. Begins to develop network of colleagues within Process, Packaging, R&D, and PS Disciplines across the company and across their business unit.

This role is responsible for leading packaging on projects, identifying opportunities to deliver productivity via technical changes, quality, and productivity by leveraging robust technical principles and excellence in execution.  Daily work includes packaging design & delivery for projects, package supply chain improvements and packing line and material qualifications across a broad range of packaging technologies and forms.  The work is primarily North America focused, but does require global connections and support since Olay is a global business and supply chains are sourced from many geographies.  Success in the role requires strong partnership within packaging and with many multi-functional partners to enable best-in-class solutions that deliver value to this fast-paced and dynamic business.   


Important Responsibilities
Manage and deliver Skin Care Packaging work for projects, current business support, productivity and more.  Lead packaging responsibilities within the cross-functional teams. Execute package testing, experimental orders, material qualifications, technical learning plan development and execution, and package specifications/standards. Prioritize strong working relationships with manufacturing plants, technical site resources and suppliers to deliver solutions. Document and communicate technical learnings, issues, and recommendations. Leadership, technical curiosity and collaboration are critical for success in this position.

Skills needed to perform in this job:
Experience with packaging work processes (Experimental Orders, Qualifications & Validations). Design, conduct and summarize experiments either in the packaging lab, at component suppliers, or manufacturing sites. Problem-solving skills, including the ability to analyze information, summarize results, and make clear recommendations. Understand technical concepts and tools such as statistical process control, Design of Experiments, sampling plans, root cause analysis, etc. Able to balance the discipline of "good science" with the urgency to manage unexpected supply chain issues.

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.

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:
Mason, Ohio, United States
Job Type: Full time Job categories: Research And Development Req No: R000005406
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