AFC – Danone Southern Africa (Pty), a subsidiary of Danone, is looking forGraduate Nutritionist in South Africa (ZA) for Bryanston
Danone is a global food company holding top positions in healthy food through its four businesses: Fresh Dairy Products, Early Life Nutrition, Waters, and Medical Nutrition. Its mission, bringing health through food to as many people as possible, embodies commitment to human progress and business success. It gives meaning to the work of our 100,000 Danoners worldwide on an everyday basis.
For passionate people looking for autonomy and exciting career opportunities, Danone truly has something special inside.
A Graduate Nutritionist at Danone supports the Research and Innovation & Science Manager to provide accurate scientific and nutrition information to drive the yoghurt category.
About the Job
You as the Graduate Nutritionist will get an opportunity to work with the global science projects and identify and implement opportunities to leverage this for the local market to grow the yoghurt category while providing administrative support to arrange relevant stakeholder meetings including but not limited to invoicing of payments and maintaining the budget file.
We look forward to You sharing with us effective method of maintaining the database for the nutritional composition of products while tracking adherence to the nutrition standards.
In order to successfully execute the above you need to :
- Be able to work in a high pressured environment working to tight deadlines
- Be able to anticipate and feed team requirements for innovation planning, brand communications, internal communications
- Be creative in translating science to consumer language
- Good understanding of the food legislation
- Be a team player in support of the team and the business
You’ll make one learning a day. Learning something new each day means you keep growing every day! Working on a project, sharing experiences with your teams/colleagues, become the opportunity to develop both at professional and personal level.