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Dairy Nutritionist

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Rural Ohio, OH
$85,000 - $120,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Master of Science, Doctor of Philosophy
Oct 05, 2017
Job ID
Exciting and growing animal nutrition company seeks a Dairy Nutritionist to provide product development and technical services support for their dairy nutrition sales team. This position will have a direct impact on the company's growth and is a high profile opportunity. Regional travel should encompass 50% of your time.

Successful candidates will have experience solving problems on the farm and will understand the sales process so they can effectively assist the sales reps as well as have exposure/expertise in developing products for today's dairy producers.  This person will be located in rural Ohio and have an office at the manufacturing facility. This position requires a Ph. D. degree in dairy nutrition or a closely related field and a history of success in sales or sales support. The compensation for this position is appropriate for position and the expertise of the person recruited.

Reasons why this position will be enticing to appropriate candidates
  • Company is growing and expanding providing upward advancement
  • Corporate culture is entrepreneurial
  • The company is established and financially stable
  • A strong management team is in place and has many years together
  • Company has excellent reputation in industry
  • The community is family-oriented and agriculture friendly
  • The company is committed to customer service
  • Position provides a great deal of autonomy
  • Excellent benefits package and competitive compensation
  • Company has strong values
Relocation assistance provided

To be considered for this role you must
  • Be self-motivated and self-directed
  • Have a high sense of urgency and the ability to juggle projects/prioritize
  • Be able to disseminate technical information to less-than-technical people
  • Be able to solve problems on dairies
  • Enjoy working with the sales team
  • Be able to balance rations
  • Be able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Possess a PhD in dairy/ruminant nutrition
  • Be a team player
  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills