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

Date Posted: 2/10/2018

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Nutrition Science Intern

  • 2100 Smithtown Ave, Ronkonkoma, NY 11779, USA
  • Intern


Company Description

Think you don't know who The Nature's Bounty Co. is? Think again! With a portfolio of brands including Nature's Bounty®, Vitamin World®, Puritan's Pride®, Rexall®, Sundown®, MET-Rx®, WORLDWIDE Sport Nutrition®, American Health®, Solgar® and Ester-C® to name a few, we are a leading global vertically integrated manufacturer, marketer and distributor of nutritional supplements in the United States and throughout the world.



Job Description

We are seeking motivated college students to participate in our 6th annual Summer Internship Program! Get the real-world experience needed to prepare you for life after college. The Nature's Bounty Co. Interns will have the benefit of working alongside industry professionals to gain hands-on knowledge within their given field of study. Take advantage of our structured program that includes a group project, lunch-n-learn seminars with our Executive team and a meaningful workload. You will not be making coffee or filing papers- our interns help us get the job done and get PAID! Upon completion of the program, you will have tangible and qualitative experience to add to your resume.

This internship is a great opportunity for a student to learn how a nutrition scientist works in the
food/dietary supplement industry. Your experience at The Nature's Bounty Co. will help to translate nutrition knowledge/research skills learned in school to products/services that are meaningful for consumers and the business. The real-world experience will also be beneficial to find the appropriate
career path after graduation.

Responsibilities Include:

-Help perform literature searches using scientific databases for active ingredients within The Nature's Bounty Co. portfolio
-Analyze clinical trials for safety and efficacy and provide feedback to the Nutrition & Scientific Affairs Subject Matter Expert
-Learn how to analyze structure-function claims and determine if they are supported by scientific literature
-Work with Nutrition & Scientific Affairs Subject Matter Experts to review labels and product ideations
-Develop ideas for new claims and products to gain experience in product formulation and development
-Attend meetings with vendors/suppliers and other departments to gain experience in business interactions



Qualifications

  • Undergraduate students graduating in 2019 or 2020 with a science major in fields such as Biology, Nutrition, Physiology or Pre-Med


Additional Information

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 631-244-2120 if you should need a reasonable accommodation to submit your information for our on-line job postings.



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