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Nutrition and Formulation Specialist

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Job ID REG02643 Date posted 02/17/2021 Location : Region - Latin America | Colombia | Ecuador | Mexico | Honduras

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s animal nutrition and health business, where we improve lives through better nutrition. Our team researches, innovates and creates solutions that deliver healthy results for our customers.

Job Purpose & Impact 

The Nutrition and Formulation Specialist is responsible for providing nutritional and customized formulation support to our team. In this role you will use customer insights extracted from projects and products to resolve current challenges and deliver new solutions that provide a competitive advantage. We seek a professional to provide technical advice and support to internal teams. As the Nutrition and Formulation Specialist you will stay current with nutrition specifications, our offerings and technologies.

Key Accountabilities 

  • Develop, maintain, train and apply high impact formulation technologies that enhance the nutritional information system tools and products.   
  • Support cross functional teams by compiling and analyzing data for projects.
  • Develop customized reports, products and formulations tools for internal teams using various data sources.
  • Independently analyze and summarize data related to product formulation (complete analysis, ingredient nutrient analysis, performance, etc.)
  • Organize and/or lead discussions with nutrition staff and formulators.
  • Work within project teams to achieve business goals.
  • Independently solve moderately complex issues with minimal supervision, while escalating more complex issues to appropriate staff.
  • Other duties as assigned



Minimum Qualifications 

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field OR equivalent experience
  • Minimum of two years of related work experience
  • Fluent in English Oral and written

Preferred Qualifications 

  • Master's degree in a related field
  • Ability to work on multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Results oriented with emotional intelligence and good influencing skills
  • Experience in evaluating and implementing technology
  • Formulation experience
  • Nutrition experience

"At Cargill, everyone matters and everyone counts. Cargill is committed to creating and sustaining an inclusive and diverse work environment where all employees are treated with dignity and respect. As such and in alignment with our Guiding Principles, Cargill's long-standing equal employment opportunity policy prohibits discrimination and harassment against any employee or applicant based on race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, marital status, family status, citizenship status, veteran status, military status, union affiliation, or any other status protected by law. Cargill also complies with all applicable national and local laws and regulations pertaining to non-discrimination and employment."

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