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Director of feed development - Norway

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Polarfeed is a Norwegian fish feed producer which is part of a larger group of companies in the Nordly Group. The company aims to become the world leading producer of high-quality feed for salmon and trout. Polarfeed seek a driven and scientifically competent Director of Feed Development, who will lead their efforts to develop better, healthier and more sustainable feeds.

Key responsibilities and duties

  • Research regarding nutrition and raw materials for sea and fresh water species.
  • Developing feed products and concepts in close collaboration with key personnel in the Nordly Group.
  • Leading our R&D projects in nutrition and offering scientific contributions to our colleagues across borders and departments.

Academic qualifications

  • PhD in physiology, nutrition or bio-technology, preferably relating to salmon and trout.
  • Experience from scientific research and good knowledge of relevant analytical and statistical methods.
  • Documented experience in project management and the ability to work systematically from start to finish.
  • Knowledge of/network in industrial production and/or research, especially relating to fish feed production.
  • Good language abilities in Norwegian and English.

We offer

  • A central role in a scientifically strong and innovative work environment.
  • The opportunity to work on developing the fish feed of the future, with potentially great impact on the aquaculture industry world-wide.
  • Competitive salary and pension scheme. Moving allowance.
  • An office which will by situated by the sea in the City of Leknes, Lofoten Islands, Norway.

For further information please contact:

  • Jim Olaisen, Director of Fish Feed Ph: +47 93 02 89 97
  • Jim-Roger Nordly, CEO Ph: +47 90 63 27 22

Apply by February 25 here.

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