Overview of the job
Febreze is global brand with strong malodor elimination equity in the huge Air Care category which is a very competitive market globally. Thus, delivering new consumer-based ideas, benefits visualization and demos are critical to compete and win in the market.
We are looking for an Associate Researcher, whose role is to understand the unique Asia, Middle East and Africa (AMA) market consumer insights, support current business, qualify and amplify global and regional initiatives to existing market as well as white space expansion.
Located at the P&G Singapore Innovation Center, you will part of the product research Air Care organization. You will have the opportunity work in multi-functional teams and engage with both internal and external partners.
How success looks like
Over time, you will be an Air Care product research specialist.
The ideal candidate will be responsible for the overall R&D qualification of the future Air care program aimed at delivering a sustainable win in this challenging market. He/she will be working closely with Global Product Design and the regional commercial teams to design, qualify and execute a pipeline of regional initiatives.
· Design, execute, and analyze consumer insights and claims' tests results
· Lead product study in the labs and consumer studies
· Understand consumer needs and work with multi-functional teams to develop new strategies to delight our consumers
· Partner with technologists to develop and test out prototypes
· Capture key insights and technical findings from research projects and share results & recommendations in a clear succinct manner
•Polytechnic Diploma in Science, Engineering or related fields
•Strong ownership & self-leadership skills to understand the business objective, local context and business landscape to deliver the required outcomes
•Effective oral and written communication skills is a must
•Able to work independently, prioritize and perform in a fast-paced environment
•Excellent problem-solving skills and uses data to connect multiple ideas and develop solutions.
•Strong interpersonal and communication skills to connect with people from different cultures and levels, both internally and externally
We produce globally recognized brands and we grow the best business leaders in the industry. With a portfolio of trusted brands as diverse as ours, it is paramount our leaders are able to lead with courage the vast array of brands, categories and functions. We serve consumers around the world with one of the strongest portfolios of trusted, quality, leadership brands, including Always®, Ariel®, Gillette®, Head & Shoulders®, Herbal Essences®, Oral-B®, Pampers®, Pantene®, Tampax® and more. Our community includes operations in approximately 70 countries worldwide.
Visit http://www.pg.com to know more.
Our consumers are diverse and our talents - internally - mirror this diversity to best serve it. That is why we’re committed to building a winning culture based on Inclusion and our ideal candidate is passionate about the same principle: you will join our daily effort of being “in touch” so we craft brands and products to improve the lives of the world’s consumers now and in the future. We want you to inspire us with your unrivaled ideas.
We are committed to providing equal opportunities in employment. We do not discriminate against individuals on the basis of race, color, gender, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, citizenship, disability, veteran status, HIV/AIDS status, or any other legally protected factor.
Singapore, Singapore, Singapore Job Type: Full-time Job categories: Research & Development Req No: RND00004805