Perfumery Jobs

We recruit a range of jobs in the cosmetics and make up industry, not only the UK but for positions across the world. Explore the diverse range of perfumery positions we act as recruitment agents for, below.

Perfumery Jobs in the Beauty and Cosmetics Industry

Evaluator | £18,000 - £40,000

Trainee / Junior / Senior / Manager

An Evaluator works closely with the Perfumer to select which fragrance and flavours to submit to the client, the role needs expert understanding of the fragrance market, good smelling skills and good project management skills. Candidates are generally expected to have 5 GCSEs minimum.

Fragrance Technical Manager | £60,000 - £250,000

Senior / Manager / Director

A Fragrance Technical Manager or Director is a scientist with strong chemisty, cosmetic and fragrance formulation experience who specialises in fragrance and how fragrance affects different formulations. They will reserach and drive the fragrance directioon and story behind a brand. Candidates are generally expected to have 5 GCSEs minimum, ideally a science or perfumery degree and training.

Fragrance Technician | £15,000 - £30,000

Trainee / Junior

A Junior or Trainee Fragrance Technician supports the Evaluators and Perfumers, helping them with their daily duties. Candidates are generally expected to have GCSEs minimum, ideally A levels.

GCMS Technician | £18,000 - £40,000

Trainee / Junior / Senior / Manager

A GCMS Technician works on the GCMS machines, checking and matching components of a fragrance. Candidates are generally expected to have 5 GCSEs minimum, ideally Science A level.

Perfumer | £35,000 - £600,000

Senior / Manager / Director

A Perfumer, Senior Perfumer, Creative Perfumer, Chief Perfumer or Master Perfumer is highly creative and passionate. They blend all the different aromas and chemicals to create or match a fragrance. Often known as the Nose they work with many hundreds of different aroms, naturals and chemicals to develop their unique creations. Candidates are generally expected to have 5 GCSEs minimum, ideally Science A level, science or perfumery degree and training for many years.

Trainee Perfumer | £20,000 - £35,000

Trainee / Junior

A Perfumer, Senior Perfumer, Creative Perfumer, Chief Perfumer or Master Perfumer is highly creative and passionate. They blend all the different aromas and chemicals to create or match a fragrance. Often known as the Nose they work with many hundreds of different aroms, naturals and chemicals to develop their unique creations. Candidates are generally expected to have 4 GCSEs minimum, ideally Science A level, science or perfumery degree and training for many years.