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Marie Annick
03600 Commentry
Job description: 
Main stakes:
➢ Participate to the launching of the Group’s 1st Digestive Health product and support internal clients
➢ Manage the Digestive Health Research team and optimize the management of Digestive Health projects
➢ Propose axes of development for this 1st product as well as strategic recommendations for ‘Digestive Health’ new product pipeline
➢ In the short term: Take over the management of the Digestive Health R&D activity and participate in the definition of the global Health Digestive strategy

Position Assets:
• A world leader in the field of nutritional feed ingredients
• Company with solid scientific and technical credibility
• Strong investment in innovation
• Profitability and solid growth dynamics
• Part of an international group with clear and high ambitions in animal nutrition
• Human sized company with Worldwide presence
• Global headquarters close to Paris

➢ Position:
• Global position: Be part of the Group’s strategy
• Comprehensive position: strategy, operational and team management
• Based within CERN, located in Commentry (France):
- Strong international visibility
- Research Centre with strong growth activity and Group investment
- Important source of scientific knowledge related to animal nutrition
- Human-sized and highly dynamic Nutrition Research Team
- Within the Research & Experimentation community working on the Group’s R&D projects, from conception, trials for product approval, and acquiring a global vision in applied R&D animal nutrition
• Diversified relations:
- internally within the Group nationally and internationally
- externally via the developing R&D partnerships
• High level of responsibility and autonomy.
• Evolving position at short term.

Required Knowledge: 
• PhD / Doctorate level in Digestive Microbiology/ Immunology/ Microbial Ecology or Doctor in Veterinary Medicine
• Minimum 5 years’ experience as R&D Digestive Health Project Manager, within an industrial or university laboratory in Animal or Human Digestive Health:
- Experience of R&D projects on the functioning of the intestinal microbiota and/or intestinal immune response or digestive pathologies with their clinical presentations
- A knowledge of field issues related to animal nutrition, ideally in Monogastrics
• Team management experience is a plus
• Fluent in English (oral & written). French is a plus.

Additional information: 

Please send your application stating reference MA7625 to HTI:

Expiration date: 
Thursday, 31. December 2015
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