Are you excited by working in a global role steering Nutreco’s global nutrition and formulation competence? Then this could be your ideal next career step!
Location : Amersfoort, The Netherlands + 25% global travelling
Nutreco is a global leader in animal nutrition and aquaculture feed with 11.000 people active in 35 countries and net sales of € 5.7 billion (2015). Its advanced nutritional solutions are at the origin of food for millions of consumers worldwide. Nutreco’s mission “Feeding the future” stands for its ambition to address the challenge the world is facing in producing more food for the growing population while resources are more and more limited. Experience across 100 years brings Nutreco a rich heritage of knowledge and expertise for building its future. Quality, innovation and sustainability are guiding principles, embedded in the Nutreco culture to fulfil its mission. Its two global company brands Skretting (aquaculture feed) and Trouw Nutrition (animal nutrition) have sales in over 90 countries with more than 100 plants. Nutreco is a wholly owned subsidiary of SHV Holdings NV, a family-owned multinational with net sales of €18.1 billion (2015). Find out more about Nutreco on YouTube or nutreco.com.
Nutreco’s Innovation Strategy responds to major socio-economic trends that require higher productivity in agriculture and aquaculture in a sustainable way. Innovation is imperative to realise the necessary growth and is organized in a dedicated Innovation business unit. The successful contribution to innovation in agriculture and aquaculture is built on Nutreco’s market-driven approach to research and development. The business unit ‘Innovation’ is built around the R&D-, Global Marketing-, Global Procurement, Global Quality and Global Operations disciplines.
As a Global Manager Formulation and Nutrition within the Global Operations Team it is your purpose to lead a global, multi-dimensional team including Fundamental Nutritionists, Supply Chain Formulators, Nutritionists specialized in systems and databases and Applied Nutritionists. The team supports our business in general and our local operating companies with professional nutrition expertise, to aim for global operational excellence, to safeguard high level nutritional standards of the product portfolio and to increase and promote the understanding of the effect of diet on health, wellbeing and productivity of animals while keeping in mind the operational excellence and manufacturing aspects.
As Global Manager Formulation and Nutrition you will be held accountable for:
You have an academic degree with more than ten years of relevant work experience and at least three years of successful management experience in a global role. You are an authentic leader with natural authority and excellent people management skills. You have a good understanding of nutrition, chemistry and digestive physiology and profound knowledge of macro and micro ingredients including the legislative aspects. You have a scientific interest and relevant network, extensive formulation software experience and a good understanding of supply chain & manufacturing challenges.
The following competencies are crucial to be successful in this position: vision, impact and persuasiveness, collaboration and networking, team player, strong cognitive ability, result oriented, analytic, critical attitude, self-confident and decisive.
Working for Nutreco is challenging, varied and rewarding. We believe that social responsibility, transparency and sustainability are important for long-term viability. Nutreco offers an exciting international working environment with good development and training possibilities and an excellent remuneration and benefits package. This new position gives you a lot of freedom in transforming Nutreco’s global nutrition and formulation competence, your expertise will be highly appreciated. Living and working in the Netherlands guarantee an excellent standard of living and high class facilities for you and your loved ones.
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