The Clorox Company is a
leading manufacturer and marketer of consumer products with 8,300
employees and fiscal year 2010 revenues of $5.53 billion. Clorox
markets some of consumers' most trusted and recognized brand names,
including its namesake bleach and cleaning products, Green Works ®
natural home care products, Pine-Sol ® cleaners, Poett ® home care products, Fresh Step
® cat litter, Kingsford ® charcoal, Hidden Valley
® and K C Masterpiece ® dressings and sauces, Brita
® water-filtration products, Glad ® bags and wraps and
containers, and Burt's Bees ® natural personal care
products. The company's products are manufactured in more than two
dozen countries and sold in more than 100 countries. Clorox is
committed to making a positive difference in the communities where its
employees work and live. Founded in 1980, The Clorox Company Foundation
has awarded cash grants totaling more than $80 million to nonprofit
organizations, schools and colleges. In fiscal 2010 alone, the
foundation awarded $3.5 million in cash grants, and Clorox made product
donations valued at $8.8 million.
headquarters are in Oakland, California. Corporate Research &
Development is located in Pleasanton, California, GLAD Research &
Development is located in Willowbrook,
Illinois, a satellite Home
Care Research & Development is located in Kennesaw,
Georgia and Latin
America and International Research & Development is
located in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
As a scientist in the Foods
Research and Development group, you will be part of a team responsible
for driving consumer discovery and the development of new products. To
achieve this, you will:
and execute project work against Discovery/Charter objectives with
consumer guidance central to approach.
with outside culinary experts to create “gold standards” that deliver
against winning concepts.
deep technical expertise to translate “gold standards” into shelf
stable food products using industrial materials and while maintaining
closely with other functional areas involved in development and
commercialization, including process development, package development,
suppliers, procurement, marketing, project management, and
select and apply known technology from inside and outside sources to
deliver against consumer needs and key business initiatives.
and interpret data to meet project targets and objectives, and make
recommendations that drive efficiency and manage risk.
effectively with teams and suppliers to convey project information.