Formulations Administrator

Devenish Nutrition Ltd is a fast growing, innovative, international agri-food technology business, supplying innovative environmental, animal and human health solutions to the farm, feed and food industry internationally. Headquartered in Belfast, Devenish Nutrition Ltd has five manufacturing sites in the UK, including A-One and Hi Peak Feeds, as well as United States and Mexico.

The Role

This is an excellent opportunity for a recent, ambitious Graduate looking to start a career within an Agri-feed environment. The successful candidate will:

  • Be a key member of the Formulations team, which is a key Operational department supporting Technical and Commercial teams and Production
  • Be considered as 'Early Talent' within the organisation and undertake role related training and personal development
  • Gain exposure to our UK, ROI and International Technical and Commercial teams
  • Gain an understanding of the diet Formulation process and the importance of accuracy for Operational, Manufacturing and Quality compliance
  • Be a part of a global company providing nutritional solutions for the feed industry, the food industry and for human health

Key duties include:

  • Supporting our Technical and Nutrition teams with the administration of diet formulation for manufacturing
  • Liaising with internal departments and external parties to ensure customer requirements are met
  • Creating product and label specifications whilst complying with current legislation
  • Assisting with the set-up of new raw materials and manufactured products on computer system

Essential Criteria:

  • Degree in Agriculture, Animal Science or related subject
  • Excellent analytical skills, numeracy accuracy and attention to detail
  • Good written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively across all levels
  • Good organisational and time management skills, with the ability to prioritise effectively and work under pressure
  • Strong ICT skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to build constructive working relationships and work collaboratively with others
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Ability to work both within a team and unsupervised
  • Full driving licence and access to a car

Salary and Benefits:

  • 37.5hr week, flexibility will be required
  • Based in Belfast, travel may be required
  • Competitive salary dependent upon skills and experience
  • Company matched pension scheme, paid via salary sacrifice
  • Corporate Health Cashplan
How to Apply

To apply, please forward your CV and cover letter to hr@devenish.com by 5:00pm on Friday 30th October.

The Devenish Group is an Equal Opportunities Employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.