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R&D Life Sciences Sr Scientist

Moscow, Russian Federation
Research and Development

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Russia - English

Job Description

Auto req ID: 167052BR

Job Description

Responsibility area – F&V, Snacks, Beverages in Russia&Ukraine&CIS

  • Provide nutrition expertise to support all the PO1 Company’s Brands with focus on Beverages and F&V
  • Plan and manage specific nutrition projects, utilising solid technical project management tools and skills to ensure objectives are accomplished on time, to the agreed standards and within budget
  • Work in cross-functional teams to leverage expertise in nutrition science and communication eg in developing consumer communications on nutrition and in claims substantiation
  • Manage contracts/agreements/payments with laboratories and other partners

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Higher education; graduate in nutrition or biology (physiology) or medical education
  • Profound knowledge of issues related to nutrition, health and food industry
  • At least 2 years experience of working in the food industry
  • Ability to explain complex scientific issues/solutions to a non-technical audience.
  • Strives for high standards, seeks innovative solutions, drives continuous improvement of processes or methods and demonstrates a high degree of intellectual curiosity
  • Passion for creativity and innovation within a commercially driven environment
  • Cultural sensitivity/flexibility in responding to different cultures
  • Self-starter, self-motivating - able to deal with uncertainty and complexity
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong leadership and project management skills, ability to interact effectively and influence people, perfect decision-making skills
  • Fluent in written and spoken English

Relocation Eligible: Not Applicable
Job Type: Regular