We currently are seeking a dynamic, strategic, and innovative Principal Nutrition Scientist. This key position will be based in our corporate offices located in Northridge, CA (So. CA).
Serve as an internal and external expert scientist in the field of nutrition science and dietary supplementation. Has a deep understanding of nutrition science, with a particular interest and expertise in probiotics, prebiotics and fibers. Drives scientific thought leadership within the science of probiotics, prebiotics and fibers. Ensure scientific evidence supports product safety and efficacy through scientific due diligence and management of clinical trials. Identify and provide scientific guidance for new products, technologies, and other business initiatives that support business strategies and objectives.
Master's degree or Doctoral degree in Nutrition Science, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Pharmacognosy or relevant science degree.
A Master's degree plus a minimum of 7 years of experience in scientific studies evaluation for product claim development, clinical trial design, development, and execution is required.
A PhD degree plus a minimum of 4 years of experience in scientific studies evaluation for product claim development, clinical trial design, development, and execution is required.
Proven record of accomplishment of presenting and publishing in the field of nutrition sciences is required. Cross-functional collaboration with key internal stakeholders is a requirement.
General office environment, ability to sit for long periods. Ability to move about an office. A minimum of 10-20% travel via car or plane is expected.
Exposure to disagreeable elements is negligible.
The incumbent must be able to perform this job safely without endangering the health or safety of self or others.
Pharmavite is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. F/M/Disability/Vet
Visit our Product Web Site: