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Animal Feed Nutritionist - Tanzania - Tanzania

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #9137
Job Location Tanzania
Company Type Agriculture
Job Role Animal Feed Nutritionist - Tanzania
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Contract
Monthly Salary Up to $4,000 p/m plus housing & medical

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Middle Management
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Tanzania
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Not Specified
Degree Agricultural degree

Job Description

  • Job Status: Interviews Completed

Our client, a regional poultry and feed milling company, is now looking for a Nutritionist who would be able to assist with the feed formulation as well as run a small feed laboratory in Tanzania.

Manage formulation systems – upgrades, formulation procedures
Set and control global raw material specifications(STL Base Matrix)
Set and control all global feed specifications(Nutrients, Raw Material Bounds, Additives)
Control all feed and raw material specification adjustments
Set all Raw Material and Feed Quality Control requirement
Investigate and sign off all feed related claims
Technical support and liaison for farms
Technical support for the feed mill team
Initiate trails required
Improving the productivity of the operation by managing and implementing a Production Improvement Program(PIP)
Safeguarding all the intellectual assets of the feed milling operation provided to the staff in the best interest of the company
Working 5 days a week in which weekend is the normal days off
Working hours from 7h00am to 17h00pm Mon – Fri

Key Skills
At least 5 years' experience in Feed Milling Industry
Experience in management of trials, feed formulation and quality control
Technical competence and in depth knowledge of all aspects of Feed Formulation
Technical competence and in depth knowledge of all aspects of Raw Material Brokering
Ability to communicate well and interact effectively
Ability to learn quickly and be competent in areas which he is not familiar with
Good communication skills and good people management abilities
Ability to interact with persons from widely different nationalities and cultures
Computer literacy
Ability to motivate and create a team spirit
Highly numerate, planning and analytical
Knowledge of Bio-Security
Good verbal and written skills

  • Job Role: Animal Feed Nutritionist - Tanzania
  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Up to $4,000 p/m plus housing & medical

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Must have a B.Sc (Agriculture) degree with a post graduate qualification in Animal Nutrition
Must Possess a clean valid Driver’s License
The following would be highly desirable:
Degree or Post- Graduate Degree in Poultry Science
Knowledge of Basic Management Accounting
Knowledge of Risk Audits
Knowledge of Poultry Diseases and Nutrition
Knowledge of managing a Feed Laboratory

Additional Requirements

Feed Milling

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