Job Description

  • Application of pharmaceutical drug discovery methods to develop new active ingredients for cosmetic applications
  • Proposal and selection of commercially available active ingredients for Beiersdorf's innovation pipeline
  • Co-ordination of the qualification process for new active ingredients until market readiness
  • Collaboration with scientific and commercial Partners from drug discovery and related fields
  • Evaluation of life science start-up investment cases regarding e. g. technical feasibility and strategic fit.

Your Profile

  • Master's degree in chemistry or pharmacy with a PhD in medicinal chemistry, biochemistry, pharmacology, chemical biology or a related field
  • Knowledge of e. g. natural products chemistry, biochemistry, pharmacology, CADD and/or library design.
  • International experience during studies, internship, research Placement, or job
  • Special interest in interdisciplinary collaboration and networking
  • Being able to connect previously unconnected facts and think out of the box
  • Entrepreneurial mind-set or interest in gaining it
  • Fluency in English, willingness to learn German

You are welcome to apply without a cover letter. We look forward to receiving your application including a compelling curriculum vitae with relevant references and certificates.

If you have any questions, please contact our recruiter Regine Siebe every Wednesday between 1 and 2 pm via the telephone number: +494049094956.


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Our Benefits

Located in the heart of Hamburg; Attractive remuneration; Flexible working hours; Training offers; Excellent pension scheme; Health support program; International working opportunities; Public transportation allowance; Sports and leisure activities; Employee discounts

About us

Beiersdorf is known for its leading international skin care brands, including NIVEA, Eucerin, Labello, 8x4 and Hansaplast/Elastoplast. To maintain our growth we offer broad responsibilities and challenging tasks, enabling our people to raise the bar in all fields of our business - every day right from the start.

Organization: Beiersdorf AG

Active Ingredient Discovery & Design

Job-ID: DE_19_0974

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