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Young Graduate Program - Animal Nutrition Scientist M/F

Young Graduate Program - Animal Nutrition Scientist M/F

Aubigny, FR

Aubigny, FR

Nestlé is 308,000 employees strong and are driven by the purpose of enhancing the quality of life and contributing to a healthier future. With more than CHF 91.4 billion sales in 2018, we have an expansive presence with 413 factories in more than 85 countries. We believe our people are our most important asset, so we'll offer you a dynamic international working environment with constant opportunities for development. Want to learn more? Visit us at www.nestle.com.

 

Pets are our passion, safety is our promise and progress is our pledge. We work smarter, not harder. As a result, we’re widely known as a ‘Best Place to Work’. We make some of the world's most popular and trusted food brands and are committed to advancing the science, health and food products for pets.

Position Snapshot
  • Nestlé R&D Center, Amiens, France
  • Temporary (18 months role), full time position
  • Background in Animal Nutrition or Food
Position Summary

We are looking for young talents with background in Animal Nutrition or Food with some nutrition focus that we will develop through our Young Graduate Program in a pet welfare environment and within the respect of Nestlé people core values. The Young Graduate Program is designed to enable highly talented university graduates to participate in a stimulating, multicultural and challenging learning environment while providing a thorough exposure to the PetCare business within the Nestlé PetCare R&D environment.

A day in the life of Animal Nutrition Scientist

From March 2020, you will be part of an international program for 18 months where you will gain valuable work experience in our European R&D Center located in France as well as other Nestlé Purina PetCare European facilities. This program has been completely designed to prepare you for a potential future career within Purina PetCare units, based in Europe and other countries where Nestlé Purina PetCare operates.

 

Throughout the program, you will evolve in a dynamic and team spirited environment. A mentor will follow you and support your progression throughout the program. Moreover, you will also benefit from a range of trainings which include those teaching pet food specific knowledge. After successful completion of the program, we will review the best positions in the Purina PetCare Network to fit our business needs and your personal and technical profile.

  • Provide basic nutritional guidance through early involvement in R&D projects
  • Plan, organize and perform nutrition trials and experiments in the pet care center or external facilities to achieve project brief objectives in a timely manner
  • Effectively interpret and communicate results from trials through written and oral presentations to key project stakeholders.
  • Participate in innovation sessions for the creation of new product and nutrition based concepts by providing actionable scientific ideas and participating in marketing initiatives
What will make you successful
  • Recently graduated with a minimum of a master’s degree in Animal Nutrition or Food with some nutrition focus
  • A first experience or internship in pet food or food industry will be considered an advantage
  • Fluency in English (spoken and written), any other language is a plus

 

Show us that you demonstrate flexibility and willingness to learn new concepts. Your excellent communication skills and ability to work in a multidisciplinary environment is what will set you apart amongst the other candidates. Your team spirit, international mobility and open-mindedness will be highly appreciated in our multicultural and fast-pace

environment.

If you are ready for an exciting professional experience filled with unique challenges and opportunities, we look forward to receiving your application along with your motivation letter in English at www.nestle.com/jobs.

Nestlé is 308,000 employees strong and are driven by the purpose of enhancing the quality of life and contributing to a healthier future. With more than CHF 91.4 billion sales in 2018, we have an expansive presence with 413 factories in more than 85 countries. We believe our people are our most important asset, so we'll offer you a dynamic international working environment with constant opportunities for development. Want to learn more? Visit us at www.nestle.com.

 

Pets are our passion, safety is our promise and progress is our pledge. We work smarter, not harder. As a result, we’re widely known as a ‘Best Place to Work’. We make some of the world's most popular and trusted food brands and are committed to advancing the science, health and food products for pets.

Position Snapshot
  • Nestlé R&D Center, Amiens, France
  • Temporary (18 months role), full time position
  • Background in Animal Nutrition or Food
Position Summary

We are looking for young talents with background in Animal Nutrition or Food with some nutrition focus that we will develop through our Young Graduate Program in a pet welfare environment and within the respect of Nestlé people core values. The Young Graduate Program is designed to enable highly talented university graduates to participate in a stimulating, multicultural and challenging learning environment while providing a thorough exposure to the PetCare business within the Nestlé PetCare R&D environment.

A day in the life of Animal Nutrition Scientist

From March 2020, you will be part of an international program for 18 months where you will gain valuable work experience in our European R&D Center located in France as well as other Nestlé Purina PetCare European facilities. This program has been completely designed to prepare you for a potential future career within Purina PetCare units, based in Europe and other countries where Nestlé Purina PetCare operates.

 

Throughout the program, you will evolve in a dynamic and team spirited environment. A mentor will follow you and support your progression throughout the program. Moreover, you will also benefit from a range of trainings which include those teaching pet food specific knowledge. After successful completion of the program, we will review the best positions in the Purina PetCare Network to fit our business needs and your personal and technical profile.

  • Provide basic nutritional guidance through early involvement in R&D projects
  • Plan, organize and perform nutrition trials and experiments in the pet care center or external facilities to achieve project brief objectives in a timely manner
  • Effectively interpret and communicate results from trials through written and oral presentations to key project stakeholders.
  • Participate in innovation sessions for the creation of new product and nutrition based concepts by providing actionable scientific ideas and participating in marketing initiatives
What will make you successful
  • Recently graduated with a minimum of a master’s degree in Animal Nutrition or Food with some nutrition focus
  • A first experience or internship in pet food or food industry will be considered an advantage
  • Fluency in English (spoken and written), any other language is a plus

 

Show us that you demonstrate flexibility and willingness to learn new concepts. Your excellent communication skills and ability to work in a multidisciplinary environment is what will set you apart amongst the other candidates. Your team spirit, international mobility and open-mindedness will be highly appreciated in our multicultural and fast-pace

environment.

If you are ready for an exciting professional experience filled with unique challenges and opportunities, we look forward to receiving your application along with your motivation letter in English at www.nestle.com/jobs.

Apply now »