I’m working on a fantastic opportunity looking for a Group Leader Digital Nutrition & Health to join one of the world’s largest food and beverage companies;
offering a wide portfolio of products and services, with headquarters based in Switzerland. This is a great opportunity for anyone with in depth knowledge and experience with software development and novel developments in the area of digital health and science.
Develop digital science, technology strategy and the IPS
Manage, coach and lead the team
Communicate and transfer digital assets & knowledge from R&D to market and business stakeholders
Initiate, lead and manage projects, concepts and digital prototypes- ensure end to end management
Engage with top digital experts, influencers, and relevant academia externally to build science, influence digital environment and contribute to global dialogue of hot topics
Lead development of nutrition, health and lifestyle algorithms, API pipeline, and digital prototypes.
Scout for new & maintain strategic, effective external partnerships, including consumer-facing platforms & applications
Apply the most novel methods in statistics, AI and machine learning, linear and logistic regression algorithms, decision tree and other models.
Analyse and manage data according to all standards
Provide technical assistance to various projects and business stakeholders
Participate, present in science sharing days, project reviews and other appropriate venues
Able to represent research in external scientific and industry events
PhD in data, digital science, computer science, mathematics or related field
8 10 years post degree experience in commercialization of science based digital nutrition & health assets
Good understanding of digital trends and wearable technologies, experience in setting and reviewing roadmaps and strategies
Experience in independently managing large and complex initiative, projects and processes in their area of expertise, budget and resources
Experience & skills in managing software tools, digital platforms development, collecting, cleaning and processing data, data science applications
Knowledge and skills in Python, R and other programming languages
Knowledge in database architectures, data collection and cleaning backgrounds, creating features to be used in the model are plus
Proven experience in development of digital algorithms and API on nutrition and health
Experience in setting up, executing and delivering digital projects and building prototypes
People management experience
Fluent in English, any other language would be a plus
This is an amazing position for anyone with experience within the digital nutrition and health sector, understanding, to simplify and translate complex scientific concepts into digital functions selling stories will set you apart from other candidates.
This opportunity has understandably been incredibly popular. We encourage all interested candidates to apply without delay as it is likely that recruitment will close prematurely.