Freelance Vanden Agro-Allied Group Ongoing Recruitment
Vanden Agro-Allied Group, is a company established in 2000, active in the trading of raw materials (cotton, coffee and cocoa). The company is managed by a team of experienced and highly skilled professionals in agricultural farming.
We are recruiting suitably qualified candidates for the vacant position below:
The Job : Animal Nutritionist, Vanden Agro-Allied Group.
Job Status: Full Time Job,Graduate/Exp
Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Animal nutritionists is to increase and promote the understanding of the effect of diet on the health, well being and productivity of animals.
Evaluate the chemical and nutritional value of feeds, feed supplements, grass and forage for animals and pets.
Formulate diets and rations to maximize growth, reproduction, health and performance.
Assess the relative nutritional and economic value of feeding systems.
Research the effectiveness of dietary regimes.
Conduct animal-based studies and laboratory trials.
Monitor feed formulations to meet quality performance and animal health standards.
Provide advice on nutrition to farmers, other animal owners, veterinarians.
Balance a growing consumer interest in quality with the need to develop competitive agricultural systems.
Maintain expertise in nutritional trends and keep up to date with regulatory changes.
HND/B.Sc in Agricultural, Food and Sports Sciences, Biochemistry, Bio-medical Sciences, Dietetics and Physiology, Health Sciences.
An understanding of the scientific basis of nutrition.
Familiarity with analysing data and writing reports.
Ability to conduct research in a safe, ethical and reliable manner.
The capability to formulate and communicate ideas.
The capacity to form long-term relationships with customers and clients.
Business management, time management and personal development skills.
Advanced numeracy, IT and internet skills.
A willingness to work long hours.