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Da Costa CAROLE

TOULOUSE

En résumé

Nine year’s working experience in chemistry and cosmetic industries with a double expertise : technical & marketing.

Development of innovative skincare products
- Technical expert in charge of new formulations (serums, gels, gel-creams, emulsions W/O and O/W), hygiene products (body care, facial cleanser), make-up products (concealers, lipsticks)
- Product project management from the brief to the industrial transposition : formulation, pilot scale, stability testing, follow-up of the manufacture, regulatory validation, responsibility of the technical file

Project management
- Strategic recommandations for cosmetics and healthcare international groups
- Proactive position for identifying new ideas/concepts
- Scientific and competitive intelligence

R&D support
- Strong skills on scientific communication
- Customer and sales team technical support
- Creation of sales/communication tools and training support for distributors

Mes compétences :
R&D
Cosmétique
Analyse sensorielle
Innovation
Gestion de projet
Chimie
Chimie analytique

Entreprises

  • Lafayette Conseil - Responsable Marques Exclusives - Head of Exclusive Brands - Pharmacies Lafayette

    TOULOUSE 2017 - maintenant - Development and management of exclusive brands marketing strategy (Aroma, phytotherapy, cosmetic, etc.)
    - Sourcing and selection of providers
    - Definition of technical and commercial specifications for new brands launching
    - Merchandising and key performance indicators definition
  • Laboratoires Lebeau - Formulatrice / Cosmetic chemist

    Grisolles 2016 - maintenant - Development of natural and/or organic cosmetics (skincare & haircare) for clients
    - Customer technical support
    - Collection of data relating to valuation of the security of the cosmetic product and its ingredients
    - Preparation of Products Informations Files according to the European Cosmetic Regulation 1223/2009 and specific customer requests
    - Registration of regulatory products informations on the CPNP for customers "Full Service"
    - Evaluation of the compliance of the finished products labelling
    - COSMOS / ECOCERT registration
  • Creative Cosmetic Agency - Responsable de laboratoire - Head of laboratory

    2011 - 2016 - Development of luxury cosmetics (skincare, suncare, tinted creams, hair oils, powders)
    - Definition of brief marketing and proposals for new developments
    - Project management from the brief to the industrial transposition : formulation, pilot scale, stability testing, follow-up of the manufacture, regulatory validation, responsibility of the technical file
    - Technical support for international customers and distributors
    - Creation of Marketing & Communication tools for sales team
    - Management of subcontractors: optimization of manufacturing and packaging processes
    - Raw material purchasing management: identification of active ingredients and additives
    - Compliance of existing formulas according to export zones regulation
    - Implementation of quality procedures
  • Lexis Nexis - Analyste Expert cosmétique - Scientific analyst

    PARIS 2006 - 2008 Leading position in strategic projects performed by a 8 members team (1.2M€ budget managed)
    - Responsible for strategic projects - Management of 8 staff
    - Management of multi-sectorial projects and seeking international partnerships
    - Scientific and competitive intelligence
    - Risk assessment, crisis management, reputation assessment, strategic analysis and recommendations for cosmetics and healthcare international groups
  • L'Oreal - Chef de projet (Evaluation sensorielle cosmétique) - Project Manager in cosmetic sensorial analysis

    PARIS 2005 - 2005 Establishment of sensory tests and statistical studies FIZZTM, SPADTM and Excel
    - Supervision of 25 panel members in the evaluation of various tints: training and corrective solutions
    - Influence of tint on lipsticks’ sensory characteristics
    -Transverse position between laboratories, color experts, marketing department and customers
    - Organization and management of task force and planning

Formations

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