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Mili Unjia

Product Manager, Rimmel Global at COTY Inc.

United Kingdom

I'm a driven individual who enjoys challenges. My formulation, commercial and marketing experience within the prestige cosmetics industry allows me to have a wide vision of what is required in new product development.
I have a huge passion for perfumery - the psychology of scent, fragrance evaluation and fragrance development and creation.

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Global Product Manager

COTY Inc.  |  Argentina

August, 2015 - Present

Product development and global marketing of products in the eye category. Managing the current product portfolio and developing brand new products and marketing assets for global markets including TV and print.

Product Manager, Global Product Development

COTY Inc.  |  London, United Kingdom

June, 2014 - August, 2015 (1 Year 2 Months)

Providing support to Senior Product Manager/Director of Global Development with the following aspects:

• Providing global NPD Expertise and Category Management, assist on the development of new formulae from around innovative concepts to manufacturing
• Provide input for share data analysis, collect competitive context and consumers need gaps as they affect development of brand portfolio, to help advise brand team on SKU evolutions, and sub brand portfolio development
• Create R&D briefs based on concept and cost targets, working in collaboration with GNPD team to assist on managing CPS and technical readiness of innovations
• Review submissions of prototypes feeding back on all aspects of performance before sharing final recommended formula with Brand
• Within the Technology Innovation Council (TIC) Color team: support and manage the search and development of new formula technologies & innovations for the FACE category across all Coty colour brands
• Market Intelligence & Trend forecasting
• Competitor analysis including strategy, product range, pricing, merchandising, business models and how they link up to consumer trends.
• Tracking and analysing the Face category on a worldwide basis: Category market shares and trend evolution

Formulation Technologist and Fragrance Expert

Boots UK  |  United Kingdom

August, 2013 - June, 2014 (10 Months)

• Colour cosmetics formulation, including lipstick, foundation and mascara
• Colour matching lipstick and foundation shades using X-Rite Colour Spectrophotometer
• Brand development
• Investigating and presenting new innovations
• Fragrance expert: create fragrance briefs for all categories of Boots own brands, create trends presentations and workshops, review assess and approve samples
• Collating market trends through extensive research
• Travelling to partner sites to oversee and approve pilot trials and first production scale up
• Method development and improvement of processes in production

Graduate Marketing Intern

Estee Lauder Group of Companies - Smashbox  |  London, United Kingdom

September, 2012 - August, 2013 (11 Months)

• Analysis of new launches, social media and online activity and in store offerings.
• NPD reports
• Analysis of new launches - qualitative feedback, reporting to both UK and global offices personal analysis of new launches within Smashbox and competitors.
• Briefing Visual Requests (advertising, social media and in store collateral) to global creative team.
• Managing production of collateral, from sourcing cost effective materials to ensuring the collateral reaches stores on time
• Write up of a monthly marketing bulletin and counter communications for sales and field teams
• Allocation and preparation of testers and products for photo shoots and events
• Write up of reports post launch
• Calculating cost of goods, value of product sets, proposing £ and € prices
• Weekly On Counter Technology (OCT) reports, analysing data capture rates across the UK
• Monitoring sales during key periods of time (events/promotions)
• Organising cross-department meeting agendas for new store launches
• Coordinating internal and external events
• Monitoring social media posts

Sales Consultant

Harrods  |  London, United Kingdom

July, 2012 - September, 2012 (2 Months)

Closing sales via demonstrations of hair and nail products

Cosmetics Marketing Assistant

Kreglinger N.V.  |  Antwerp, Belgium

July, 2010 - July, 2011 (1 Year )

Marketing for the Cosmetics division.
Exhibition co-ordinator for the Cosmetics, Food, Pharmaceuticals and Wine divisions.
Quaterly Business Reports for the Cosmetics and Food divisions.
Organising official documents for the smooth communication between Kreglinger and suppliers.
Responsible for getting the company known on social media and was thereafter responsible for managing Kreglinger's profile

Lab Intern

S. Black Ltd  |  Hertford, United Kingdom

April, 2010 - April, 2010

Aiding in the formulation and stability testing of products for the In Cosmetics 2010 exhibition. Re-labelling fragrances with extended expiry dates.

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 Education

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Bachelor of Science (BSc) (HONS)-Cosmetic Science

University of the Arts London-United Kingdom

United Kingdom

2008 - 2012 (4 year)

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Leicester Grammar School-United Kingdom

United Kingdom

2000 - 2007 (7 year)

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