Product Officer

About Skretting

Skretting is the global leader in providing innovative and sustainable nutritional solutions for the aquaculture industry. We are a wholly owned subsidiary of the Nutreco group with over 12,000 employees across 40 countries. Locally, Skretting Australia has over 100 employees operating two production facilities across Tasmania and a research arm in New Zealand.

Our purpose is 'Feeding the Future', and we are committed to supporting the growth of the aquaculture industry as the world population continues to grow. 

Now is an exciting time for our business and for our people. We’re going through a period of significant growth and have gained real momentum in transforming our business so that, together, we can build a brilliant future. We’re looking for a Product officer with a commercial mindset who is ready to grow through opportunity and build excellence with us.​

Role Overview

The Product Officer has a central role in the innovation and promotion of feed products in the Australian and New Zealand market with a main focus on salmonid feeds. 

Reporting to the Nutrition Manager, this opportunity will see you: 

  • Identify opportunities for product sales (feeds and services) and provide customer support
  • Play a key role in product development, implementation and promotion
  • Maintain and improve product portfolios and support the commercial team with product expertise
  • Provide input to R&D plan aimed at increasing our competitive product position. 
  • Collaborate with global research and marketing teams to support global product launches

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • MSc in animal nutrition, animal science or animal health or equivalent experience 
  • Commercial mindset
  • Strong team player and communicator
  • Ability to convert technical data into improvement opportunities and strategies
  • Results-oriented
  • Proven ability to prioritise and manage workloads efficiently and demonstrate flexibility in handling changing priorities
  • Ability to respond receptively to change in a time-critical working environment, learn, promote and apply new ideas and business concepts, and deal with competing priorities
  • High degree of independence, maturity and initiative

What can we offer you?

With operations in over 40 countries, you will form part of the Nutreco family, where you can expect the opportunity to accelerate your career across functions, locations and brands.

In return for your passion and success, we will reward you with a competitive remuneration package including access to Nutreco’s Global Bonus scheme, and help you to achieve personal and professional growth and development.

How to apply?

Only applications submitted via the Nutreco Careers website will be considered for the role. To apply, you must submit both a CV and a cover letter through the Nutreco careers page

If you would like more information  or to request a copy of the position description, please contact Wesley van den Herik at [email protected]

Skretting is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a safe working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. Applicants must have the right to live and work in Australia.

Applications close 8am, Monday 20th December 2021

With respect, no recruitment agencies please

Product Officer


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About SkrettingSkretting is the global leader in providing innovative and sustainable nutritional solutions for the aquaculture industry. We are a who