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R&D Assistant, Analytical  (SAL00142) - Salt Lake City, UT



Job Function

: Research & Development 

Primary Location

: North America-United States-Salt Lake City, UT 


:  North America 

 About RB: 

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 Airwick.

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


RB is recruting for an Analytical Assistant to join our VMS Category R&D team.



Key Responsibilities


        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 quality

        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 results.

        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 scale.


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 status




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