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Commercial Feed Formulator - Yorkshire - JH126

De Lacy Executive have been retained to source a technical assistant/commercial feed formulator for a well known animal nutrition business. Focusing on monogastric nutrition (pig and poultry), the technical team provides formulation services and technical support to the business and direct to farm. This role has excellent career development opportunities for the willing candidate.

The Role:

There will be involvement in all aspects of animal feed production including raw material evaluation, diet formulation, diet specifications, product development, quality control, regulatory matters, technical sales support, nutritional advisory work as well as marketing and business development. The company aims to provide the highest quality nutrition products, excellent technical support and first class customer service at all times. This is a very varied, interesting and fast-paced role. The role will be office based from two sites with the opportunity to work out in the field.

In house and external training will be provided as required and on-going career development will be encouraged and supported.

The Requirements:

  • Must have previous work experience (2-3yrs) ideally as a commercial animal nutritionist or feed formulator.
  • Sound knowledge of livestock nutrition.
  • Educated to at least Degree level in Animal Science or Animal Nutrition.
  • Practical knowledge of animal production or recent experience in animal research trials would be helpful.
  • Candidates need to be highly motivated with a can-do attitude and must be able to communicate well at all levels.
  • Ability to work flexibly within a busy team.
  • Occasional travel in the UK will be necessary.
  • Must have a full UK Driving Licence.

The Remuneration: Competitive salary and benefits dependant on experience.

The Next Step:

Please call Jadine Huxtable on 01885 485525 or email an up to date copy of your CV (In Word Format) to

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