Senior Perfumer - Household

Fragrance Industry

Our client is a major international fragrance house, ranking in the top ten sector’s major players. At Currently they need to expand the perfumer’s team with a Senior Perfumer for his creativity center based in Barcelona

Tasks and responsibilities:

Creative Perfumery

  • Create winning and highly commercial fragrances that meet the customer's brief and odour expectations
  • Design fragrances with sound technical knowledge and creativity to meet customer and industry regulations, performing and stable in the end use application
  • Modify fragrances to suit a range of end products, prices and regulations
  • Modify fragrances to solve stability problems
  • Apply good understanding of GCMS techniques into creative development
  • Develop fragrances leveraging company technology for profitable business growth and lasting commercial success.
  • Develop fragrances for global projects and company technology

Teamwork and Collaboration

  • Contribute to the team's success and environment with a passionate and enthusiastic approach, providing own input and insight into strategic vision.
  • Work closely with other perfumers, the evaluation, marketing, sales team and applications.
  • Participate in evaluation panels of finished fragrances and raw materials
  • Attend supplier presentations to provide assessment of existing and new raw materials
  • Involvement in resolution of QC issues if required
  • Support staff training in perfumery as requested

Customer Interaction and Presentation

  • Work in alignment with specific accounts, clients and countries to develop deep market knowledge and intimate client relationships
  • Attend client briefings and presentations as required to discuss and present creation of the selected fragrances
  • Provide competent creative support in customer visits and presentations
  • Represent company in global meetings, perfumers' conferences when necessary

Required experience and qualifications:

  • High knowledge of household fragrances is a must
  • Extensive experience working as a perfumer
  • Capable of creating new themes and to design fragrances around strategic ingredients
  • Creativity with sound technical knowledge
  • Good Communicator – ability to explain a creative strategy and creative process
  • Fluent in English would be an advantage

If interested please send in your applications to