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Customer Formulation Nutritionist - Poultry and Swine

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Job ID 150659 Date posted 06/22/2022 Location : Thirsk, United Kingdom

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 155,000 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 and Impact

Location: Dalton, Thirsk, North Yorkshire Y07 3HE

At Cargill, we strive to be the best choice in animal nutrition solutions. In the UK, our team uses our nutritional expertise and knowledge to provide superior innovative nutritional products and services to the agricultural feed industry.

Our offering at Dalton includes pellets, concentrates, premixes and minerals, specialties and supplements.

The Customer Formulation Nutritionist will support the development and review of formulations for current and future products of Cargill and our key customers. In this role, you will support the evolution and improvement of our current and future product portfolio. You will work with the nutritional team on creating the best product offer for our customers, and will help us to introduce our nutrition system to our customers and guide them through the partial or complete implantation of the system. Next to this you will be responsible for the formulations of some of our key customers, working in our nutrition system. You will also support the SMT colleagues with trial recipes and trial products.

We offer highly competitive salary plus comprehensive benefits package including contributory pension and performance related bonus.

Work in a hybrid system - 3 days in the office, 2 remotely. 

Key Accountabilities

  • Train new staff in formulation.
  • Advise internal and external partners and become the go to person for ingredient know how and nutrient evaluation related questions.
  • Communicate any opportunities for cost savings in the product portfolio, projects related to ingredient, nutrient and production know how.
  • Implement and evaluate opportunities for purchasing new raw materials.
  • Implement new technologies for key customers.
  • Optimize nutritional requests, crafting the best offer from a nutritional and commercial perspective.
  • 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
  • Customer-focused attitude
  • Computer literate, proficiency in Excel and formulation software
  • Minimum of two years of related work experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree
  • Nutritional knowledge combined with formulation experience.
  • Formulation experience in poultry and pork company


Our Offer
We provide a fast paced stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.

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