R&D Site Chemist - Temporary

18 August 2020
Bagnatica, Italy

We have an exciting opportunity to join one of Europe’s leading manufacturer’s based in Bagnatica, Italy. McBride is the leading supplier of Private Label Household and professional cleaning/hygiene products for Europe's largest and most successful retailers as well as producing own brand products.

The formula for our success is quite straightforward: we work by our Key Principles - Teamwork, Communication, Engagement and Leadership to create a positive environment for all McBride employees.

Job Purpose

Implement the Group R&D Projects at the Plant level, customising formulae and managing processes and documents of the plant.

Your responsibilities will be

Execution of the practical laboratory tasks resulting from the different R&D projects within the R&D Technical Centre in order to implement these at a plant level:

  • Manage the plant approval process for new raw materials and new formulae, local management of specific projects, formulae customisation process and preparation of customer samples
  • Managing local R&D documentation requirements with the site, including documentation tasks related to Local Formulation Data Steward.

Skills and Education we are looking for

At least BAC+2 level in Chemistry or allied technical discipline

Previous laboratory or related experience preferable, good knowledge of how to handle laboratory apparatus and materials


  • Fluent in spoken and written Italian
  • Professional competence in spoken and written English


  • Good user knowledge of Word, Excel, outlook, internet
  • SAP: for creation, modification and consultation purposes

Intranet: R&D related items

What will make you successful

  • Strong quality and safety mindset
  • Creative
  • Accurate, fast and flexible execution of the different tasks
  • Problem solver and solution finder
  • Pragmatism
  • Good organiser

What can you expect

  • To join a talented team where your contribution is recognised
  • To work in a challenging, fast paced, international company

What’s on offer

  • Competitive package available

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