Description: Our client is a well-known consulting firm advising the pet food industry. Due to continued growth, they are seeking two dedicated R&D professionals to drive and support projects. This is an excellent opportunity to be a key contributor in product development and expand your career experience faster than any one manufacturer can provide. This is the start of the road to being a trusted solutions expert in the pet industry.
Responsibilities: As an R&D Technician/Analyst you will be the front line in the development of new products. Under the direction of an R&D Director, you will provide ingredient technology sourcing, technical data management and support ongoing research into product formulations. Will work collaboratively with other staff members to provide timely client solutions.
Requirements: BS degree in Food Science, Animal Science or similar. Fresh graduate to 2 years of product development in pet foods and/or treats. Must be self-motivated and exhibit an “entrepreneurial” spirit. Must possess excellent communication skills. Ability to work independently or as a team on specific projects. Must be capable of working from home and travel up to 20% as needed.
Compensation: Excellent base pay with bonus potential. Employer paid benefits provided.