SWINE SPECIALIST

Contract type: permanent
Workplace: United Kingdom, smart working possible

For an internationally structured company operating in the food-animal microencapsulation sector, we are looking for a:

GLOBAL SWINE SPECIALIST

Location: the company has different branches worldwide. It is possibile to work from the US, the UK, France, Hungary, Italy etc.

The candidate will be part of the R&D Team

Main responsibilities

  • Drive the execution of all product lifecycle processes for products, including product researchmarket research, competitive analysisplanning, positioning, roadmap development, requirements development, and product launch
  • Create product strategy documents that describe technical requirements business cases, revenue, and ROI
  • Analyze market data to develop sales strategies in collaboration with sales team, and define product objectives for effective marketing communications plans
  • Collaborate closely with R&D, marketing, and sales teams on the development, QA, and release of products and balance of resources to ensure success for the product development and marketing 
  • Develop product positioning and messaging that differentiates across primary market segments

Skills and qualifications

    • The minimum education requirement is a master's degree in animal production, swine nutrition or related basic science with a PhD in swine nutrition. Work experience in swine-related activities is also necessary.
    • Proficiency in English (min.B2 level)
    • Availability to travel in Europe and outside of Europe approx 40% of the time
    • Highly effective cross-functional team working and excellent communication and interpersonal skills