A ruminant nutritionist qualified at PhD or second degree level is required by a commercial Company involved in the Animal Feed industry. Candidates will have at least five years commercial experience in the ruminant feed industry. This technical role involves in house duties as well as supporting product feeding advice to leading farmer customers and will be accomplished at giving advice on dairy and cattle farms
Candidates need to be able to demonstrate a practical working empathy with dairy cows plus be up to date with the latest dairy cow nutritional knowledge. There will be some connection to the company’s ruminant research facilities. This lead ruminant nutritionist role will be responsible for the management and maintenance of operational product specifications and specific custom feed solutions. This nutrition leader will work closely together with the formulation department and a team of Product Managers, Specialists and Account Managers
Candidates will need to be computer literate, organised, flexible, self-motivated and ambitious. Good communication skills with time management and strong interpersonal skills are essential. The successful will be willing to travel on a regular basis, mainly throughout in GB and Europe
This job represents an excellent opportunity to join of one of the strongest feed business in dairy cow and cattle nutrition in Great Britain influencing feeding and nutrition practices throughout the country. The company is actively involved leading nutritional research running customer and academic trials involving its currant products along new innovative nutritional products.
England location with home based residence required around one of the company’s offices but please ring for more detail