Director of Science & Research



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Los Angeles

Job Type




Salary Range

Up to USD90000.00 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Manpower Engineering ,


Job Description


1. Directs the evaluation of new ingredients and new product development, including reformulation based on up to date science and technology.

2. Communicates with outside researchers for scientific research and innovation.

3. Responds to science requests for information and clarifications.

4. Creates and approves a variety of content, including articles, presentations and product descriptions.

5. Keeps up with scientific developments related to nutraceutical industry and recommends new product ideas to enhance companys portfolio.

6. Responsible for leadership, insight and direction on product development and innovation.

7. Communicates effectively with management and internal stakeholders regarding overall project plans, project details, deadlines and priorities.

8. Oversees a team of researchers and manages all human resources-related issues, such as payroll, hiring, training, counseling, disciplining, performance evaluations, incentive plans, conflict resolutions, to name a few.

9. Performs any other duties as may be required by manager.

Job Requirements:

Minimum of PhD in Biology, Chemistry, Physiology, Nutrition or related field.

Strong scientific background related to nutrition and wellness.

Knowledge of DSHEA and FTC guidelines

Minimum 2 years experience in the dietary supplement, pharma, or beverage industries required.

Proficient in Microsoft Office.

Great attitude, detail oriented and work ethic.

Must have strong research and communication skills.

Must be proficient with Word and Outlook

Must have strong attention to detail

Must be a team player.