Lead Nutritionist (m/f/x) @ Early-Stage Biotech Company

Portfolio Company
London, England, United Kingdom
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Description

ABOUT US

We are a stealth food technology start-up operating in the microbiome space. We leverage a deep, in-house scientific understanding of the interplay between food ingredients and the microbiome to create groundbreaking food products for supporting health and well-being.

We are backed by Atlantic Food Labs (AFL), a leading venture studio and early-stage investor focused on supporting the next generation of health, food & sustainability companies, and are now looking for a Lead Nutritionist (m/f/w) to join us on our mission in London, Geneva or remotely.

WHY JOIN US

  • We are just getting started, so you’ll have the opportunity to shape the direction of the company from the start and get lots of room for your ideas and freedom to experiment

  • The technical challenge at hand is unique: we are on a mission to use data science to untangle human metabolism and build products to impact human behavior for good

  • A high-growth, ambitious startup environment with an exponential learning curve and the possibility to grow in many directions

  • Backed by Atlantic Food Labs and part of its portfolio and network which includes some of the most inspiring startups in the field such as Clue, Meditopia, Cara Care, or Casper


YOUR TASKS & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • You provide consultations and support to our customers

  • You create high-quality content, blog posts, and social media articles relating to nutritional guidelines/advice for our website, mobile application, and general digital marketing

  • You advise on product development strategies aiming at specific customer or patient populations

  • You leverage their professional experience and network in assisting our business development and growth and explaining our value proposition in relevant channels, particularly other nutritionists and dieticians

  • You create presentation materials explaining our value proposition from a nutrition perspective to various stakeholders

  • You assist in identifying good partnerships with professional nutritionists/dieticians or other nutrition-related organisations that would assist in growing our business

Requirements

WHAT YOU NEED TO SUCCEED

  • Substantial work experience as a practicing nutritionist, ideally including clients suffering from chronic gut issues (e.g. IBS/IBD), chronic inflammation (e.g. rheumatoid arthritis), or metabolic disorders (e.g. Type-2 diabetes)

  • Strong scientific background and working experience with prebiotics and probiotics

  • A high level of empathy and excellent communication skills towards our customers

  • A strong passion for communicating the content and relevance of nutritional health as well as complex health topics, e.g. experience in writing blog posts

  • Great team player skills and willingness to work in an interdisciplinary, early-stage start-up environment

  • Flexibility and willingness to learn new scientific content relating to the gut microbiome

  • Fluency in German and English

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