Nutrition Scientist in Ronkonkoma, NY at The Nature's Bounty Co.

Date Posted: 10/7/2019

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Job Description

Company Description

Want to make a difference in the world? Yep – At The Nature’s Bounty Co., we’re just that ambitious. We’re striving to help people, families and communities across the globe be healthy, happy and productive. With a portfolio of brands you may recognize from your own medicine cabinet (Nature's Bounty®, Pure Protein® and Sundown® to name a few), we’re a leading global health and wellness company, providing high quality products, backed by science and inspired by nature, that help the people we serve to live more fulfilling lives.

Just how do we make this happen? It starts with our colleagues. From our interns to our CEO Paul Sturman, we’re a company made of up of people whose contributions are recognized and valued. Through respect, transparency and accountability and FUN, we take on new challenges to grow.

Job Description

  • Under the direction of Sr. Nutrition Scientist, review scientific literature and assess validity for claims substantiations.
  • Provide scientific understanding of ingredient functionality, claims, and safety.
  • Develop product claims and claim substantiation reports.
  • Help drive innovation pipeline in various nutritional benefit areas.
  • Work with relevant departments and in cross-functional teams to support the business.
  • Prepare and review documents, communications, and reports that effectively communicate benefits and advantages of products to customers and consumers.
  • Convert scientific literature knowledge into actionable projects (example: pre/clinical research, new products ideation).
  • Work with University and CRO partners to conceptualize, design and execute new clinical trials that will lead to new product formulations and new structure-function claims.

Job Requirements

  • Master’s Degree in Nutrition Science or related field
  • 6 months of experience working as a Researcher or Nutrition Scientist.
  • Understanding of nutrition principles and familiarity with nutrient functionality.
  • 6 months of experience in conducting clinical trials, critically analyzing and synthesizing complicated data and scientific information, and communicating/presenting complex scientific and medical data to diverse audiences.
  • Successful track record in collaborating well with colleagues and on cross-functional teams, and working independently on projects and history of timely tactical execution. Strong technical foundation in using laboratory equipment's to analyze and interpret data.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage several projects simultaneously.

The Nature's Bounty Co. is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 

The Nature's Bounty Co. offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, which includes health and dental plans, voluntary short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, generous associate discounts and more! 

Please contact Human Resources at 631-200-2120 if you should need a reasonable accommodation to submit your information for our on-line job postings.

Send resume to: Jaime Cranor at 2100 Smithtown Avenue, Ronkokoma, 11779, NY.

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