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Nutrition Scientist

 

<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">Are you ready to expand and use your knowledge of human nutrition to <span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">support the delivery of business results through the communication and translation of scientific evidence? Does it appeal to you to participate in setting tomorrow’s agenda for whey based human nutrition?

<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">Arla Foods Ingredients (AFI) is an independent company within the Arla Foods Group, with an ambition to become the true global leader in value-added whey ingredients. <span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">By identifying, developing, and promoting nutrition and health effects our whey proteins, you support the commercialisation of our ingredients towards medical, sport, and health foods for nutrition producers around the world.

 

<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">You enable sales by securing our nutritional evidence base through internal and external collaborations on strategic research project

<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">As a Nutrition Scientist in the commercial business unit, “Health and Performance”, you will become a key specialist that help execute on our business unit nutrition strategy.

<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">Your work will focus on driving and developing the nutrition and health science documentation that supports sales of unique AFI value add ingredients.

<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">More specifically, you will:

  • <span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">collect, communicate and generate scientific documentation for the health effects of our ingredients for use in medical, sport, and health nutrition products.
  • <span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">be responsible for managing a series of human clinical trials run in collaboration with external researchers within specific research areas,
  • <span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">secure the nutrition science evidence base supporting our ingredients.
  • <span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">become an essential part of the development of sales and marketing material and for transferring nutrition science knowledge to various stakeholders within AFI.
  • <span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">contribute to fuelling our ingredient pipeline with innovative ideas and providing a strong foundation of knowledge for the further development of new products.

 

<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">You can foresee having an expert role and a challenging job in a dynamic and expanding industry. You will establish a broad collaborative network with universities and researchers within nutrition, highly professional stakeholders in Arla, the industry and relevant research communities.

 

<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">Skilled Project Manager with specialist knowledge on human nutrition and physiology

<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">You hold at least a Master’s degree within human or clinical nutrition, biomedical science, molecular biology, molecular medicine or the like. You preferably, have specialist knowledge on how dietary protein in humans, are digested, absorbed, metabolised and how this affect metabolic functions and overall human health.

<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">In addition to Your educational background You have:

  • <span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">experience with managing and running clinical and/or preclinical trials, analysis and interpretation of data, and communicating results.
  • <span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">acquired specialist knowledge on how nutrition impacts human health, physiology, and metabolism via involvement in nutrition intervention trials.
  • <span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">experience with acquisition and communication of scientific knowledge as this become key for our ambition to continuously expand and strengthen our understanding of how our ingredients affects human physiology.
  • <span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">a passion and a keen eye for the scenery of research and for keeping yourself updated within your areas of responsibility.
  • <span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">great communication skills with strong proficiencies in English and the ability to make your field accessible to non-specialists.
  • <span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">experience as project manager and know how to define goals and achieve them.

 

<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">You have an open mind and the skills to get your opinion and ideas across, and it comes natural to you to manoeuvre in a major matrix organisation where you build relations to colleagues.

 

 

<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">Position details, Application and contact

<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">The position is a one-year temporary specialist position.

<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">Your new workplace will be at our headquarters in Aarhus, Viby J, Denmark.

<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">If you want to seize this exciting opportunity, please apply as soon as possible and no later than 13th December 2020. <span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">Applications will be processed as they are received, <span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">until the right candidate has been found. For additional information, please call Head of H&P Nutrition Science, Pernille Dorthea Frederiksen at +45 8733 2655

 

<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">Please apply via this link

 

<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">COVID-19 Notice:
<span lang="EN-GB" style="font-family:"Arla InterFace",sans-serif">We are busy producing dairy products so we can continue #fillingtheshelves and #feedingthenation. Recruiting talent to Arla thus stays one of our top priorities also during these difficult times. Necessity is the mother of invention, so we have moved to virtual hiring and onboarding processes for most of our recruitments to enable candidates and our recruitment teams to get close while respecting social distancing. If at the final stages of a recruitment, a candidate would prefer to meet in person, we take all the necessary precautions to ensure everyone's safety.

 

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