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R&D Coordinator, Consumer and Clinical testing

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 8.10.2020

Lumene is the leading skincare and cosmetic brand in Finland, always looking for the latest innovations in developing products that truly make a difference. Lumene combines the best Arctic ingredients and the pioneering technological expertise of our scientists to illuminate natural beauty for everyone. Having its foundation in a pharmaceutical company, Lumene has evolved into the modern international skincare and beauty expert of today.

We are now looking for an R&D Coordinator for our consumer and clinical testing

As our R&D Coordinator you will be responsible for the consumer testing of Lumene products, clinical studies and documentation of the product data.

You will be a member of the R&D team, reporting to the VP of R&D and Sustainability. The position is located in Kauklahti, Espoo.


  • Consumer product testing (with external partners and internally)
  • Planning of the testing procedures in cooperation with marketing and R&D. This includes the execution of the testing and the reporting of the results
  • Sensory analysis of products against benchmarks in new product development (NPD). This entails working with both R&D and Marketing in market comparisons and raw material changes.
  • Clinical studies of cosmetic products with external partners.  Planning these in cooperation with Marketing, R&D and our regulatory organisation. This work includes asking for the offers, execution of the studies and reporting the results
  • Follow up of testing budget
  • Documentation of product data 
    • Consumer questions
    • Data for products for registration
    • Claim substantiation for product information file (PIF) documentation
    • other R&D related duties as required


  • Master of Science in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Food Science, Pharmacy or related science
  • 2-3 years' experience in a relevant industry i.e fast moving consumer goods
  • Basic knowledge of product claiming, claim substantiation is a necessity
  • Experience from coordinating clinical and consumer testing an advantage
  • Analytical and eye for the details, but also able to set it within the wider context
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Capability of working independently but above all being a good team player
  • Fluent English & Finnish, Swedish is a plus

The position is a one-year maternity leave replacement starting by the beginning of December. If you have any further questions regarding this position, please contact VP of R&D and Sustainability, Tiina Isohanni on Oct 15th 9-11, Oct 16th 14-16 or Oct 21st 9-11, tel. +358 20 4877100 (Lumene switchboard).

If you are interested in this position, please submit your application with CV by October 25th via our recruitment system.


  • Occupational healthcare
  • Employer subsidised restaurant in Kauklahti premises
  • Reduced prices on Lumene and Cutrin products
  • Employee benefit scheme (CAPS)

Phone: +358 204 877 100 Location: Lasikuja 2