Nutrition Research PhD (14015)
Nutrition Research PhD Industry leading, multi-species nutrition feed additives and health company is seeking an individual to be the Nutrition Research and Development leader. The successful candidate will be responsible for multi-species product RD, accurate data collection
analysis, product technical support leadership, training, new technical and product strategies, and assisting an overall nutrition team and division direction. The desired individual must be a self-starting, technically driven, industry forerunner with a real RD desire AND the ability to translate pure science RD to a practical application for feeds sold in the livestock and companion animal segments of the industry. This nutrition company offers a flexible and creative culture, an innovative thought process in the market and a top performing current product line-up. It is a strong, financially stable firm with a solid industry presence. Requirements and role
10+ years of nutrition background and corresponding technical experience ?
A minimum of a PhD graduate degree in Nutrition with monogastric or ruminant focus ?
Demonstrated track record of success in technical poultry science practical application ? Product RD, development and university research relationships ?
Ability to assess, analyze, and problem solve industry challenges ?
Keep up to date with industry topics and direction ?
Strong team and some leadership experience, industry rapport and reputation
The ideal candidate will have a PhD in Nutrition with solid multi-species experience in their career to date, a strong background in feeds, feed stuffs, commodities and feed additives, RD, with a minimum of 10 proven years of solid industry success and proven performance in tech support as well as product. The focus of this role is on research and development management, technical support, university relationship development, new product development, technical communications with target groups (sales tech bulletins). You will need to have industry relationships with other private consultants and large system nutritionists, quality control and assurance.
This is an outstanding opportunity to join the Nutrition Leadership Team with a strong company that has a vision, plan and resources to increase their footprint within the industry of North America.
Keywords: Cattle, horses, dairy, swine, hogs, poultry, monogastric, nutrition, feed, research, trails, data, publishing, consulting, rations, formulations, ingredients, additives, management, US, North America, technical support, team, leadership
*Candidates must be eligible to work in the US as well as meet the qualifications listed above in order to be considered for the Research Nutritionist job.