associate scientist à Lausanne

Filipa Lessa, Bâle Professionals Health Care & Life Sciences
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lausanne, vaud
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filipa lessa, bâle professionals health care & life sciences
058 201 55 50
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Our client, a leading international tobacco company, with seven of world’s top 15 brands, including the world’s Number one brand is looking for a                                   


            Associate Scientist – RRP Formulation


Location: Neuchatel, Switzerland Contract: 6 months with possibility of extension

Start date: As soon as possible


Job Description:

This position involves:  planning, executing and evaluating research projects aimed at the development of novel substrates for reduced-risk products. Also to characterize the influence of substrate formulation and manufacturing processes on performance parameters.


  • Manage RRP substrate development projects: a) Consolidate and analyze existing, relevant information and data; b) Design Experimental plans using the “Design of Experiment (DoE)” principles; c) Coordinate the project execution by providing clear instructions to the Laboratory Technicians, manufacturing teams (IDC, (semi)-Industrial production team) and external partners; d) Manage, consolidate, statistically analyze and report the data;
  • Communicate with stakeholders: a) Prepare and present clear recommendations for decisions and further research and development stages; b) Provide timely update to the management on progress vs. plan, challenges, risks, changes and decisions taken;
  • Ensure compliance with quality and regulatory requirements and company policies to follow an effective and continuous product development process;
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams including external suppliers and manufacturers to develop process controls & improvements and to facilitate the technology transfer.?


  • Bachelor/Master degree in food science and technologies, chemistry, biotechnology, or equivalent.
  • 1  to 4 years work experience in tobacco, food, biochemistry or pharma R&D
  • Knowledge in tobacco or food chemistry or technology
  • Good knowledge in project management, design of experiment and statistical data processing
  • Technical know-how in at least one of the following domains: a) Tobacco Processing; b) Food Science or Technology
  • Design of Experiment / Data Analysis / Statistics
  • General knowledge of processes in product development
  • Fluent in English and French


We are looking forward to receiving within your application:


  • your CV in English
  • latest Work Certificates
  • your Motivation Letter 
  • the date of your availability


Apply now to be considered – Good to know you!


For more information and your application, please contact:    

Filipa Lessa Professionals Life Sciences Recruiter

Randstad (Suisse) SA T: +41 58 201 55 60