R&D Assistant, Analytical (SAL0014E) - Salt Lake City, UT
: Research & Development
: North America-United
States-Salt Lake City, UT
: North America
RB is the world's leading consumer health and hygiene company.
Every day, across 60 countries, we work with the best people to challenge
conventional thinking and strive to find even better ways to give people
innovative solutions for healthier lives and happier homes.
We trust people in what they do and we give full accountability and autonomy
to make things happen. Thatís how we generate the game-changing ideas that
built 19 iconic Powerbrands around the world, such
as Mucinex, Lysol, MegaRed, Finish and
High impact, consumer-led research is the heart of the company's success.
Ranked in the TOP 20 on the London Stock Exchange, our relentless drive to
outperform has trebled our revenue since 2000 and quadrupled our market cap.
About the role
is recruting for an Analytical Assistant to join
our VMS Category R&D team.
- Assists in the management of
daily laboratory activities.
- Assist in the development and
validation of new analytical methods.
- Contribute to the continuous
improvement of the analytical function with respect to new analytical
technologies, procedures and/or processes.
- Interacts with customers
concerning lab capabilities and interpretation of results.
- Assist in the troubleshooting
and improvement of existing methods and procedures and instrument
hardware and software problems
- Evaluates test results for
suitability and designates acceptability.
- Performs analyses and routine
data review as needed.
- Support the preparation of
relevant internal documentation and ensure all are approved prior to
full production start-up.
- Help compiling technical
reports throughout the product development process.
- Ensure all individual work
adheres to RB Global Quality Manuals and relevant legislative,
regulatory and health & safety requirements, including appropriate
- Support the development and
implementation of laboratory policies and procedures
- A minimum of a Bachelorís in
Food Science, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or other relevant science
- Minimum 1 years R&D
experience with a proven track record of delivery.
- Experience of working in a
Healthcare or VMS environment is desirable.
- Experience with prioritization,
resource planning and problem solving.
- In line with RB core values,
the candidate will be achievement focussed and
able to work in a direct and often pressurised
environment. Entrepreneurial skills in terms of innovation and problem
solving are key along with tenacity, tough-mindedness and ability to
influence and demonstrate strong team working abilities and commitment
- Strong leadership, influencing,
motivational and interpersonal skills.
- Capable of building strong
working relationships and motivating teams to deliver outstanding
- Strong negotiating skills.
- Strong analytical skills.
- Ability to anticipate, plan and
realise significant projects involving
multiple technical and scientific hurdles.
- Ability to perform solid
thinking into action (a thinker and an achiever).
- Strong intellectual curiosity.
- Appetite for exploring new and
previously uncharted territories.
- Openness to change and ability
to think out of the box.
- RB is a global business,
candidates should be open to relocate internationally for career
development and challenge
In return RB will offer a very competitive salary and benefits
package as well as continued development and career progression on a Global
If you're ambitious, driven and looking for more from your
career, you could be right for RB.
Apply today - We look forward to hearing from you.
RB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran