Job title: Associate Specialist, Nutrition Science
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: FMCG / F&B
Skills: Nutrition Science Nutritional Needs Dietary Intake Adult Senior Health Optimise Nutrition Nutrition Research Nutrition Research Studies PhD Postdoc
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Singapore
Job published: 2024-02-05
Job ID: 32590
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Job Description


  • Identify nutritional needs, challenges and opportunities to optimize nutritional quality of products and services targeting adults.
  • Plan, develop tools, and execute studies and data analyses to be er understand dietary intake patterns, nutritional needs and related lifestyle factors that influence adult and senior health in the Asia-Pacific region to address key relevant research questions for business applications.
  • Build and manage relationships with a network of internal and external partners (scientists and clinical investigators).
  • Provide scientific support to colleagues in business units (scientific, medical and regulatory affairs, innovation and marketing teams).
  • Contribute to translate and transfer scientific knowledge and learnings into business relevant applications
  • Drive initiative and new projects/corporate actions aiming to increase nutritional dimension within product categories and impact the pipeline for products and services.
  • Leverage the study results and knowledge produced at relevant scientific congresses/events internally and externally to drive the company as the leading Nutrition, Health and Wellness company.
  • Effectively disseminate results in written and oral form to internal and external stakeholders.



  • Ph.D. in Nutrition Science, Nutrition Epidemiology, Public Health or related field with prior experience in conceptualization and successful execution of nutrition research studies, with working knowledge of ICH-GCP (or any other internationally accepted guidelines for acceptable principles in human studies), study design, methods and analysis.
  • Able to run statistical analyses (e.g. SAS; SPSS, R); data science background a plus.
  • Good publication history in peer-reviewed journals.
  • Experience in scientific communication, including presentations at scientific meetings.
  • Experience with innovation and/or collaboration in industry or governmental organisations in Singapore or Asia is a plus.
  • Excellent written and oral presentation skills in English. Able to convey complex scientific topics to non-scientific audiences.
  • Ability to work in teams and collaborate while being autonomous and a self-starter


Interested applicants, please submit your resume to highlighting relevant project experience, for further evaluation.