Saturday , February 24 2024

RCL Foods Vacancies – Formulator

Website RCL Foods

Job Description:

The Chicken Business is currently on the lookout for a Formulator to join the Epol Animal Feed Team based in Pietermaritzburg. The role reports to the Technical Manager and requires an Animal Science Degree’d individual with solid experience in a similar environment

Job Responsibilities:

  • Controlling feed specifications and feed code allocations.
  • Updating laboratory and research personnel with formulation specifications.
  • Providing finance department with formulation costs.
  • Assist in maintaining optimal feed safety and quality requirements.
  • Supplying procurement team with formulation information when applicable.
  • Updating information in planning and pricing software programs when applicable.
  • Providing budget, standard, and/or other costs to the business for finance, forecasting, and planning purposes.
  • Providing reformulation worksheets to technical managers post formulation changes.
  • Liaising and controlling feed (raw material and marketing) registrations for the business through The Department of Agriculture, Act 36.
  • Assisting sales and marketing teams with technical information and Department of Agriculture registration needs.
  • Updating pricing and planning information in applicable software programs.
  • Providing technical assistance to the sales and marketing team.
  • Managing registered feed specifications with the Department of Agriculture, Act 36.
  • Understanding nutritional requirements, availability of raw materials, and millconstraints to formulate optimal diets for production in the relevant mills.
  • Active member of head office feed safety committee.
  • Ensuring all registered feed specifications and legislations are adhered to.

Job Requirements:

  • MSc degree or related work experience beneficial.
  • 3 years of working experience would be preferential.
  • BSc degree in Animal Science.

Job Details:

Company: RCL Foods

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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