La Prairie is the leader in luxury skincare, present in 90 countries around the world. Synonymous not only with luxury, the La Prairie name evokes innovation, performance, high-touch service and Swissness — the purity, precision and excellence inherent to the extraordinary land that saw the brand’s inception in 1978. La Prairie endeavors to fulfill a quest for timeless beauty through the highest standards of advanced technology combined with exquisite formulations and elegant packaging — elevating science to art.

For our Formula Development team located in Volketswil ZH, we are looking for a

Formula Development Intern

In this internship, you will support the Formula Development Team in developing skin care formulations by manufacturing, testing and assessing of formulas on lab scale.


You support the Formula Development team in development work on lab scale. In detail your tasks are:

Planning and performing of lab trails
Evaluation of experimental results in a meaningful way
Working independently on tasks within a project
Literature research and summary of conclusions
Student or graduate with minimum four successful semesters in the field chemical,
process engineering or Life Science technologies (pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, food)
Ideally practical experience (e.g. during studies) in physico-chemical analytical methods
Good knowledge in MS Office
Fluent in German and English
High level of commitment and own initiative
Structured way of working and high analytical abilities
Teamplayer, open minded and communicative
6 – 10 months
Starting date:
September 2018
CH-8604 Volketswil, Zürich
If you are interested in this exciting internship opportunity, please send your application to:
Mrs. Weiji Stocker-Phung / / Ref.: Formula Development Intern

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