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Animal Health & Nutrition - Dairy


Technical Services Manager - West  Twin Falls, ID  
Job Description

Job ID#:

166844

Job Category:

Animal Health & Nutrition - Dairy


A global leader in animal nutrition seeks a technical services nutritionist. In this role, you will work closely with the sales team in meeting sales goals and objectives.

Location:
Candidates can live anywhere in ID, CO, AZ, and CA.

The job:
  • Assists on farm calls and provide management advice on how products can be used to achieve target results
  • Delivers product training presentations to sales staff and clientele
  • Develops protocols for research trials
  • Reviews marketing materials and provide technical content

Reasons the right person will love this job:
  • Highly respected  and established international brand
  • Top quality, science-based products
  • Products increase digestibility, improve gut health and feed efficiency
  • Excellent benefits, competitive salary
  • Team is having national success and on track with the 5-year plan

To be considered for this position candidates must have:
  • A Ph.D. degree in Ruminant Nutrition (or Animal Sciences), or DVM
  • A practical background in dairy cattle, silage/forage management and
  • production.
  • The ability to overnight travel - dependent on location

 
Job Requirements

 

Job Description

Position: Technical Services Nutr. / Forage Specialist

Business: LANNA        Reports to: R&D and Tech. Serv. Director

Responsibilities:

1. Provides technical support to field sales staff:

    Develops and delivers product training presentations for Lallemand, distributor sales staff and end users (farmers, ranchers), covering all aspects of forage products and Direct fed Microbial products, and their role Dairy Cattle Production.

Work closely with Territory Sales managers to help achieve sales goals and objectives.  

    Works with Lallemand and distributor sales staff on farm calls to provide relevant management advice and how Lallemand products can be used in specific applications to achieve target results. He/She may also provide high level trouble-shooting, product complaints, to determine probable causes and provide feedback to customers, including recommendations for future management improvements.

2. Forage Products and DFM field research activities:

    Work with Lallemand Product Managers to help develop protocols for research trials. Once these are approved, manage and monitor trials with Universities and other collaborators.
    
3. Technical support to marketing:

    Works with her/his supervisor and Marketing staff to provide technical content for marketing materials.

    Reviews all marketing materials for technical accuracy, including microbial and enzyme nomenclature, conformance with international standards, application and dosing directions, product activity levels, etc.

4. Other related activities as assigned.

Position requirements:

Ph.D. degree in Ruminant Nutrition (or Animal Sciences), or DVM. With strong large animal expertise, or closely related discipline, including field experience in forage production, feed industry and Dairy cattle operations.

Ideally candidate will have a practical background in dairy cattle, silage/forage management and production.




 

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