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Specialist Vitamins

Specialist Vitamins

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Position Snapshot

 

Location: Nestlé Research, Lausanne, Switzerland
Company: Société des Produits Nestlé S.A.
Act. Rate: Full-Time, 100%
Type of contract: Permanent contract
PhD in analytical chemistry, biochemistry or food chemistry applied to vitamins and phytonutrients

Position Summary

 

Nestlé Research is based in Lausanne, Switzerland, employs approximately 1000 people and is comprised of five Nestlé Institutes: Material Sciences; Health Sciences, Food Safety & Analytical Sciences, Packaging Sciences and Agricultural Sciences. Please have a tour of our facilities using this link or read more about Nestlé Research at our website. 

 

As a R&D Specialist in Vitamins and Phytonutrients, you will be a good team player, demonstrate excellent service orientation and communication skills, you will be supporting projects and activities requiring analysis and/or characterization of vitamins, phytonutrients and their metabolites. You will be providing scientific and technical support to other Nestlé entities within R&D and operations.

A day in the life of a R&D Specialist in Vitamins and Phytonutrients

 

  • Develop and validate fit for purpose analytical methods for the quantification of vitamins and phytonutrients and their metabolites in food matrices and biological samples
  • Build and document knowledge about the latest methods, trends and developments in the field
  • Integrate interdisciplinary knowledge into business context.
  • Recommend, plan and deliver technical and scientific support for projects related to the characterization or quantification of vitamins, carotenoids, polyphenols and other bioactives in collaboration with internal stakeholders
  • Ensure End to End project management and client-oriented Project Transfer are within timelines and planned costs

What will make you successful

 

  • PhD in analytical chemistry, biochemistry or food chemistry applied to vitamins and phytonutrients
  • 3 to 5 years’ experience in the industry environment or Academia will be an asset
  • Excellent knowledge in the field of vitamins and/or phytochemicals
  • Expertise in nutrition would be an asset
  • A working knowledge of one or more of the following analytical techniques: HPLC, SFC, mass spectrometry
  • Excellent communication skills in English (spoken and written), French will be an asset

We are Nestlé, the largest food and beverage company. We are 308,000 employees strong driven by the purpose of enhancing the quality of life and contributing to a healthier future. Our values are rooted in respect: respect for ourselves, respect for others, respect for diversity and respect for our 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 inclusive international working environment with many opportunities across different businesses, functions and geographies, working with diverse teams and cultures. Want to learn more? Visit us at www.nestle.com.

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Position Snapshot

 

Location: Nestlé Research, Lausanne, Switzerland
Company: Société des Produits Nestlé S.A.
Act. Rate: Full-Time, 100%
Type of contract: Permanent contract
PhD in analytical chemistry, biochemistry or food chemistry applied to vitamins and phytonutrients

Position Summary

 

Nestlé Research is based in Lausanne, Switzerland, employs approximately 1000 people and is comprised of five Nestlé Institutes: Material Sciences; Health Sciences, Food Safety & Analytical Sciences, Packaging Sciences and Agricultural Sciences. Please have a tour of our facilities using this link or read more about Nestlé Research at our website. 

 

As a R&D Specialist in Vitamins and Phytonutrients, you will be a good team player, demonstrate excellent service orientation and communication skills, you will be supporting projects and activities requiring analysis and/or characterization of vitamins, phytonutrients and their metabolites. You will be providing scientific and technical support to other Nestlé entities within R&D and operations.

A day in the life of a R&D Specialist in Vitamins and Phytonutrients

 

  • Develop and validate fit for purpose analytical methods for the quantification of vitamins and phytonutrients and their metabolites in food matrices and biological samples
  • Build and document knowledge about the latest methods, trends and developments in the field
  • Integrate interdisciplinary knowledge into business context.
  • Recommend, plan and deliver technical and scientific support for projects related to the characterization or quantification of vitamins, carotenoids, polyphenols and other bioactives in collaboration with internal stakeholders
  • Ensure End to End project management and client-oriented Project Transfer are within timelines and planned costs

What will make you successful

 

  • PhD in analytical chemistry, biochemistry or food chemistry applied to vitamins and phytonutrients
  • 3 to 5 years’ experience in the industry environment or Academia will be an asset
  • Excellent knowledge in the field of vitamins and/or phytochemicals
  • Expertise in nutrition would be an asset
  • A working knowledge of one or more of the following analytical techniques: HPLC, SFC, mass spectrometry
  • Excellent communication skills in English (spoken and written), French will be an asset

We are Nestlé, the largest food and beverage company. We are 308,000 employees strong driven by the purpose of enhancing the quality of life and contributing to a healthier future. Our values are rooted in respect: respect for ourselves, respect for others, respect for diversity and respect for our 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 inclusive international working environment with many opportunities across different businesses, functions and geographies, working with diverse teams and cultures. Want to learn more? Visit us at www.nestle.com.

Lausanne, CH

Lausanne, CH

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