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JR016 - Ruminant Technical Advisor

De Lacy have been engaged to recruit a Ruminant Technical Advisor to provide scientific support and development of new and current technologies to develop into tools, products and services for internal and customer delivery. This is a technical development role which links with research and development institutes and works closely with the Clients Research and Development team.

A Global Leader in animal nutrition is looking to recruit a Ruminant Technical Advisor.

Our client is one of the best known and most respected suppliers of animal feed ingredients in Uk and Global agriculture. They manufacture a range of nutritional products for use in both the agricultural animal feed and pet food industries.

De Lacy have been engaged to recruit a Ruminant Technical Advisor to provide scientific support and development of new and current technologies to develop into tools, products and services for internal and customer delivery. This is a technical development role which links with research and development institutes and works closely with the Clients Research and Development team.

Key Accountabilities include:

Maintain and develop scientific principles with the ruminant technical team.

Develop current and new projects derived from the customer base and within the internal company team.

Provide technical support and product advice for key ruminant customers, including face to face meetings and seasonal launches.

Develop and maintain close links with global marketing, including project involvement and overseas travel where necessary.

Gather customer intelligence and translate to promotion opportunities.

Develop and be aware of new innovations to drive the ruminant portfolio.

Keep up to date with nutritional and legislative literature and requirements and stakeholder events.

The successful applicant will be:

A well-developed ruminant specialist with experience of working in a ruminant nutrition support or research role.

Preferably you will hold a PhD in a relevant discipline, but as a minimum a Degree in Animal Nutrition/Animal Science will be required.

You will be results focussed with good technical and communication skills.

A motivated self-starter with drive and ambition.

You will also be able to demonstrate a strong commercial awareness.

Remuneration;

An excellent salary, bonus scheme and pension is offered.

For more information and an informal confidential discussion please call Jane Righton on: Office 01885 483440, DDI 01885 485522 or e-mail your CV and covering letter TO jane.righton@delacyexecutive.co.uk. Thank you.

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Please note that this advertisement is not a job description and you should satisfy yourself about the full details at interview.

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Summary

  • Ref: JR016
  • Type: Nutritionist (Commercial nutrition experience necessary or PhD), Trainee Nutritionist (Must possess HND/Degree)
  • Salary: An excellent salary, bonus scheme and pension is offered.
  • Location: EAST ANGLIA, EAST MIDLANDS, MIDLANDS, UK. Willing to relocate to most UK locations,