Assistant Manager - New Product Development (Non Food)

Gurugram, Haryana, India | G-Brands | Full-time


About Grofers:

Grofers is a low-price online supermarket that gets products across categories like grocery, beauty & wellness, household care, baby care, pet care and meats & seafood delivered to your doorstep. At Grofers we believe in improving the quality of life of our customers by providing them best products at best prices. To be able to meet customer expectations and enrich their shopping experience, we provide them with products they best relate with, help them save money on everyday purchases, and give them the spending power they need.

Objective of the Role:

We are looking for a NPD person who will be responsible for the product launches, vendor development, vendor management and product innovation with respect to formulation.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Product development chemist with experience in Formulation development of products catering to skin and hair care by working closely with QA, IP team and Packaging Team for patentability of formulations, documentation of technology. Plan day to day supervision and Formulation of desired cosmetic Product development. Ensuring proper technology transfer for production of Goods at Vendor Site as per Approved Plan and On Time Delivery of Production Targets. Ready to Travel
  • Hands on experience in formulation of Creams, Lotions, Shampoos, Gels etc. Knowledge with respect to ingredients, emulsion technology, instrumental measurements, scale-up mixer handling, documentation, regulatory
  • Knowledge with respect to ingredients for Cosmetic product Development, emulsion technology, instrumental measurements, scale-up mixer handling, documentation, regulatory
  • Understanding the formulation strategy of competition products, designing approaches for novel skincare technology/formulations
  • Conduct Stability studies, product evaluation and scale-up. Responsible for the Testing of Both Raw Materials & Finished Goods to Ensure Quality as per Set Standards. Maintain Quality Records, E.g. Online Data Sheet / Lab Reports / Type Test Reports Etc., as per Scheme of Testing / Quality Assurance in coordinating with evaluations team for various evaluations


Desired Skills & abilities:

  • Academic Background: M.Pharma/Pharmaceutics
  • Years of experience: 4-8 years of experience in new product development
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Drive decision making
  • Problem-solving abilities, with keen attention to detail
  • Excellent teamwork skills