What on earth is DECIEM?

Known as “The Abnormal Beauty Company”, DECIEM is the parent company of The Ordinary, NIOD, Avestan, and other beauty brands, and is an industry disruptor with an innovation-focused approach. It was Co-Founded in 2013 by the late Brandon Truaxe, a visionary who set out to change the beauty industry through authenticity and transparency. He developed the company with creativity and innovation alongside Co-Founder and CEO, Nicola Kilner.

We are growing very rapidly and need someone who shares this vision and wants to grow with us!

What we are looking for.

We are looking for 2 amazing R&D Interns to join our R&D team.

This role will be working from our R&D Lab at our Head Office.

What you would be doing.

  • Aid in making physical samples/prototypes from initial to final product development stage
  • Document and report the development cycle of the products
  • Aid in researching assigned topics
  • Work closely with Research and Development personnel on expected product behavior throughout the development stage and under stable conditions
  • Prepare and communicate stability reports according to standards, and regulatory guidelines
  • Perform all the necessary testing on sample prototypes and stability samples, including organoleptic properties and other tests such as pH, viscosity, and other necessary tests
  • Perform the necessary calibration of weighing scales, viscometer, and pH meter based on written procedures
  • Input new ingredients into the ingredient database and continually update an existing database
  • Compile records for analytical studies
  • Operate and maintain laboratory equipment

    What skills and qualifications do you need?

    • Good knowledge and understanding of GLP and GMP, and regulatory requirements
    • Strong interpersonal and verbal/written communication skills, self-motivated, highly organized, detail oriented, and with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment
    • Good computer skills with Microsoft applications
    • Ability to troubleshoot and has excellent problem-solving skills
    • Relevant education in Science, Research and Development or another relevant field OR equivalent work experience is an asset

      Still interested? ...What happens next?

      Kindly send us your resume. We really appreciate your effort in applying for this position. However, only those candidates will be contacted who have been shortlisted for interviews.

      And the serious stuff:

      DECIEM is an equal opportunity employer. We prohibit discrimination based on age, colour, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and any other legally protected class in accordance with applicable federal, provincial and local laws. We are also committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible workplace. If you are contacted to be part of our recruitment process and require accommodation during it, please let us know.