SOZIO Asia is currently looking for a new talent for his fragrance development department based in our Regional HQ, Hong Kong, China. We are currently seeking a FRAGRANCE DEVELOPMENT MANAGER JUNIOR to work directly with the R&D team Asia and play a creative role in building relationships with collaborating customers. The new candidate will also be in relation with some Sozio Asia subsidiaries in Guangzhou (China), Ho Chi Minh (Vietnam), Jakarta (Indonesia) and Manilla (Philippines) with a good support of R&D and Sales teams.

Role:

  • Leading all aspects of fragrance development for SOZIO Asia, using strong olfactive knowledge and understanding of industry trends about Asian markets.
  • Interprets briefs and recommends creative direction either from the existing library or from Perfumers, to win clients in-house projects.
  • Will be expected to work on all SOZIO fragrance categories with a range of clients in Vietnam, Thailand, Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia and Hong Kong.
  • Coordinate with Sales, Marketing, Laboratory applications and R&D on specifics project’s needs.
  • Will have proactive mindset and good analysis skills about fragrances Asian markets, to see/detect new needs and opportunities.
  • Participate with Sales in client meetings or Fragrance Exhibitions.
  • Support Marketing department for some presentations or market trends.
  • Some training sessions for any clients in need.

 

Requirements:

  • Master degree in chemistry from a perfumery school will be appreciated (as ISIPCA, ESP…) or equivalent degree.
  • Some successful internships or relevant experience in the Creative Evaluation field (Fabric Care and/or Air Care categories will be a must).
  • English speaking is essential. French and/or another Asian language is a plus.
  • Strong industry knowledge, good olfactive skills.
  • Must be able to manage client expectations and work to tight deadlines in a fast pace environment.
  • Creative personality, proactive mindset, curious about new markets, adventurous, teamwork.
  • Knowledge Microsoft Office, Adobe is a must.

 

Information:

  • Permanent Opportunity based in Hong Kong with travelling required in the region and possibility to be transferred to one of our Asian subsidiaries for short or longer period.
  • Attractive package.

To apply for this job email your details to sgabriel@soziohk.com.