If you've a proven background as a Ruminant Nutritionist and you're looking for a fresh challenge, pursue it with one of Australia's leading animal nutrition businesses.
This is a rare opportunity to join a forward-thinking company with a robust programme of R&D in the pipeline. In your role as Senior Ruminant Nutritionist & Innovation Lead, you will utilise your technical expertise and commercial acumen to help drive the company towards its aim of realising a sustainable future in food production.
Alongside your strong, technical ruminant nutrition background, you will also have excellent project management experience and the ability to lead and support your colleagues.
On a personal level, the role is based in Melbourne offering the opportunity to live in one of Australia's most iconic locations.
Develop and lead innovation projects with a primary focus on dairy, but also including beef, sheep and grazing cattle.
Manage projects and relationships with external R&D partners.
Project management including leading initiatives involving cross-functional teams.
Provide technical support to commercial teams.
Design nutritional programs and formulate ruminant diets (TMR, pasture based and feedlots).
Maximising profitability through providing cost-efficient solutions.
Assist Procurement Team.
Quality control and assurance.
A mostly office-based role with some travel to manufacturing sites and customers across Victoria, Queensland, NSW and South Australia.
What you will possess:
Ability to project manage across multi-functional teams
An MSc in Animal Nutrition or similar
Experience of practical nutrition and feed formulation (+ competence with feed formulation software)
A background in developing innovative solutions within the ruminant nutrition industry
Experience delivering R&D or trials
Commercial experience (supporting sales)
What you can expect:
Generous salary package + bonus scheme
Substantial relocation support (financial and advisory)
Varied career development opportunities
For more information and an informal confidential discussion please call Jon Handley on: Office 01885 485522 or e-mail your CV and covering letter to email@example.com
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