Saturday, 5 October 2019

LÓreal Advanced Research Internship Opportunity 2019

LÓreal is seeking an Advanced Research Intern. The incumbent would report to the Advanced Research Manager for SSA and would be responsible for technology development projects African hair and skin care. Literature and theoretical work investigation of all available raw materials and their properties; identification of RMs of interest

Laboratory work on the bench under manager’s guidance: formulation trials, quality check, specifications and related project management

Using the L’Oréal internal digital tools in the design on the experimental work

If relevant for the project: Overseeing pilot scale-up runs and batches for consumer tests

Scheduling instrumental, expert and consumer tests

Analysis of results and documentation of results

The incumbent will work in the larger R&I team, and therefore communication and team skills are important.

Education, Knowledge & Experience
Relevant Degree in Chemical Engineering, Materials Engineering, Chemistry or Biochemistry
Post –graduate qualification is an added advantage
No relevant work experience required

Skills and competencies

  • Ability to maintain a high sense of urgency and entrepreneurial work ethic that is required to drive business outcomes.
  • Highly organized with the ability to manage multiple projects while meeting deadlines.
  • Team player and builder – leads by example.
  • Proven coaching skills
  • Proven competency in Microsoft word, Excel and PowerPoint


  • Innovator
  • Strategist
  • People Developer
  • Integrator
  • Entrepreneur

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and take pride in a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, medical condition or disability, or any other legally protected status.

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