2013 Student Placement (Nutrition & Claims Innovation) in a Global Nutrition Business* GlaxoSmithKline Nutrition makes some of the nation’s best loved brands including Ribena, Lucozade, Horlicks and Maxinutrition. We are seeking a 2nd year Nutrition/ Nutrition & Food Science student for a one-year placement in the Nutrition Sciences team within the global nutrition business. The placement is based at our offices in Brentford, London.
The student will work alongside the Senior Nutritionist & Claims Innovator, and also with regulatory experts, scientific research teams and marketers in the company to provide appropriate and timely input into our global brand strategies. The role, working within the global nutrition business, covers a wide variety of tasks including answering consumer enquiries; conducting scientific and product reviews to support product and claim innovation; assistance with the preparation of claims support dossiers as well as a number of other activities. The student will also have the opportunity to attend conferences/seminars during the year. The role is an excellent opportunity to learn about the food industry and the role of a nutritionist in this environment.
The one-year placement is due to start in July 2013, with interviews to be held w/c 7th January 2013. There will be an overlap period with the current student which should benefit the new starter.
On-line application closing date for is 16th December 2012 Please see your placement coordinator for more details.
At GlaxoSmithKline we are dedicated to improving the quality of human life around the world by enabling people to do more, feel better and live longer. However, in pursuit of this broader mission we don’t forget those closest to us – our employees.