Kellogg Nutrition Labeling and Assistant Regulatory Scientist in BATTLE CREEK, Michigan

Grow with us as an Assistant Scientist, Nutrition Labeling, at our state-of-the-art global research facility. Leverage your education and professional skills to help bring exciting new products to market. Engage with us to develop legally compliant Nutrition Facts side panel information and nutrition claims to support and enhance Kellogg U.S. business objectives. Share our values and become part of our collaborative culture at Kellogg.

HERE’S A TASTE OF WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING

  • Compliance - Ensuring the accuracy of development, delivery and maintenance of nutrition labeling information (including recipe nutrient analysis, organic and other certifications, net weight information, ingredient and product claims) for US products in compliance with government regulations and company guidelines for assigned products

  • Relevant Expertise - Acting as a technical subject matter resource providing insightful and relevant nutrition labeling guidance to help achieve business objectives and working as a key member of cross-functional product innovation teams

  • Key Understanding of Labeling Laws? - Maintaining and proactively using current knowledge of U.S. labeling laws, regulations, and enforcement activity to inform teams regarding the impact regulations may have on product development and claims, while reviewing and approving nutrition information used on packaging and in advertising for assigned products

  • Teamwork - Strengthening the department by supporting development and maintenance of nutrition labeling procedures, programs, processes and systems to ensure integrity of nutrition labeling data

YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

Required:

  • Bachelor of Science in Food Science, Nutrition, Dietetics or related field

  • Effective problem-solving skills, attention to detail, sound judgment, negotiation, and interpersonal skills

  • Demonstrated strengths in oral and written skills

  • Ability to meet business timelines with a high level of professionalism

  • Proficient skills with standard MS Office products, Excel in particular

Bonus Points:

  • Experience with food or related industry labeling federal regulations [FDA, or USDA], formulation, ingredient specifications, and/or project management experience.

  • Master’s Degree in Food Science, Nutrition, or related field

  • Your Knowledge of databases and bilingual labeling experience will help you excel here!

  • SAP software experience

WHAT’S NEXT

It’s best to apply today, because job postings can be taken down and we wouldn’t want you to miss this opportunity. To learn more about what’s next, click on one of the links below:

  • Kellogg K-Values at http://www.kelloggcareers.com/global/company-and-values.html

  • New Hire Benefits Guide at http://www.kelloggbenefitsguide.com/

THE FINER PRINT

The ability to work a full shift, come to work on time, work overtime as needed and the ability to work according to the necessary schedule to meet job requirements with or without reasonable accommodation is an essential function of this position.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Where required by state law and/or city ordinance; this employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. For additional information, please follow this Link at https://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterEnglish.pdf for English or this Link at http://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterSpanish.pdf for Spanish.

GROW With Us.

Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Nutrition Labeling and Assistant Regulatory Scientist

Location: USA-MI-Battle Creek - Corporate Headquarters

Requisition ID: RES000820

Job Function: Research and Development

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Aug 8, 2018, 10:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: No