Who are we?

We wake up every morning with excitement, knowing that we empower billions of people to be their own canvas for self-expression. When they feel good, we feel good. It's contagious! When we create a product or experience that makes our hearts beat faster, we know we're onto something. Something that will win the hearts and minds of another billion. 

That’s why we surround ourselves with other 82 000 L'Oréal driven thinkers and do-ers to spark innovation and build a true leading brand powerhouse offering Beauty for All across 36 international brands and 140 countries.

What will you achieve?

You will get hands-on experience of the inner workings of a successful, market-leading beauty company, as you collaborate and learn from some of the most passionate, intelligent and creative people around! Many of our leaders are L'Oreal babies who started with the Group as an Intern and progressed through the Management Trainee program.

Internship period: 1 July 2018 - 13 January 2019 (6 Months)

What are we looking for?

Have you always aspired to be a researcher for beauty brands? Do you love experimenting with the unknown? Are you passionate about lab work?  

We are looking to hire a Lab Research (Pigmentation) Intern for our Research & Innovation team (R&I) based in Singapore's international research and development centre for biomedical sciences, Biopolis. 

Skin being the largest barrier organ of the human body, is the first line of defense to protect the body from environmental insults. You will be required to work on a project that combines cell biology, biochemical and immunological knowledge to address fundamental questions about skin responses to environment stressors using in-vitro cell-based assays to investigate underlying mechanisms of skin diseases.

In a nutshell, key responsibilities of this role:

  • Perform laboratory experiments, data analysis and data presentation.
  • Writing scientific reports and do meticulous note and record-keeping.
  • Work on laboratory and/or biochemical assays to characterize cell death, oxidative stress and inflammation markers in skin cells.
  • Collect, record and interpret data, and draw sound scientific conclusions based on analysed data.
  • Present your findings to senior management and peers.

The ideal candidate should have:

  • Background and interest in Molecular, Cell Biology or Life Sciences.
  • Love for laboratory and project work.
  • Benchwork research experience (hands-on experience in culturing mammalian cells is preferred).
  • Results-oriented, able to take initiative and has strong follow-up skills.
  • Outgoing personality, high energy, strong communication skills.