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Req ID:  87629
Function:  R&D
Posted:  Mar 13, 2023

Morris Plains, NJ, US, 07950

R&D Paid Internship - Fragrance

Research & Development (R&D) Organization - Paid Internship

R&D Fragrance Design – Morris Plains, NJ


We’re currently looking for an Intern in support of the R&D organization. This is an exciting opportunity to learn and work in a fast-paced environment where you will support a dynamic R&D organization. 


The Intern will report to the manager fragrance design luxury, consumer beauty and mass fine fragrance and be based out of our Morris Plains, NJ location.  The program will run from May 22nd, 2023 – August 18th, 2023, with a requirement to work up to 40/hours week.





Reporting to a manager, you will be joining the Fragrance Design & Evaluation Team, working on several projects to serve Coty’s Industry Leading Luxury & Mass Brands.  During your 13-week internship, your focus will be to establish the fragrance stability odor panel and contribute to the training deployment as well as support the team for general evaluation work, market product reviews, stability assessments, base business reformulation reviews and QC investigations. The opportunity for fragrance training and calibration will also be available.


In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Organizing stability odor panel deployment including sample and form preparation and panel recruitment
  • Supporting odor evaluations for base business, stability, and QC investigations
  • Helping to prepare and organize samples and olfactive training sets
  • Creative input on fragrance development for Lifestyle Scenting & Beauty Care Categories
  • General fragrance lab maintenance
  • Connects with the Global Center of Excellence for Fragrance
  • Ensure weekly reporting during connects with your manager




We’d love to see candidates who have:



  • Degree (in progress or completed) with the ambition to work in cosmetic science/fragrance science concentrating on fragrance design and evaluations
  • Passion to learn, work and build capabilities in a research and development organization
  • Comfortable in a lab environment, experience in preparing simple formulations
  • Desire to work in an international environment
  • Curious, open-minded and a team-player
  • Passion for Fine Fragrance & Beauty Care categories




This is unique role with a genuine opportunity to make an impact. You’ll get to work in a diverse environment with a team of professionals who are passionate about the work they do and know how to have some fun along the way.




Our people make us who we are. They are the brightest minds bringing the boldest ideas to life every day. If you’re the kind of person who refuses to settle, if you want to think bigger, learn faster and go further than you ever thought possible – we’d love to hear from you.


Coty is deeply committed to Changing the Conversation around Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in an effort to create a more open, inclusive, and diverse workplace where all employees can be their authentic self.





We offer equal employment opportunity to qualified individuals without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Coty complies with federal and state disability laws and makes reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with disabilities. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact We strongly believe that cultivating a diverse workplace gives a company strength. The combination of unique skills, abilities, experiences and backgrounds creates an environment that produces extraordinary results. EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled.


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Country/Region:  US
City:  Morris Plains

Nearest Major Market: New Jersey