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Ruminant Research Manager (f/m)

As part of Delacons’ continued success and growth, we are looking for a


Ruminant Research Manager (f/m)

to fuel further expansion. The Ruminant R&D Manager is part of the R&D team at Delacons’ Headquarter in Steyregg, Austria.


The responsibilities of the Ruminant R&D Manager include:

  • Organisation of ruminant trials for product optimisation and development of new phy-togenic products
  • Support the R&D team with her/his transversal expertise for product development in other animal species


Detailed working tasks are:

  • Study and analyses of scientific literature to investigate and explain the Modes of Ac-tion of products and to bring new ideas for product development as input for discus-sions within R&D and with the species leader(s)
  • Design, organize, monitor and evaluate ruminant trials at universities and research in-stitutes
    R&D support for customer-based product development, in particular for key account projects and tailor-made solutions
  • Research on the Modes of Action of phytogenic substances and of products in rumi-nants, including evaluation and presentation of this research
  • Publishing of research after approval of topics by the Head of R&D and the Species Leader in popular and scientific journals, and on congresses
  • Participation and presentation of R&D topics in customer seminars


Your qualifications:

  • University diploma in agricultural, nutritional or veterinary sciences and strong scientific background (preferably proven by a completed PhD on ruminant nutrition)
  • Knowledge of Ruminant metabolism: dairy cows (focus), beef cattle and calves
  • Knowledge in statistical analysis
  • Excellent communication skills in German and English


Our offer to you: Responsible and challenging activities, a collegial corporate structure in a family enterprise, flexible working hours, working on innovative products.


The salary is depending on qualification and experience.
Legal regulation: the collective agreement guarantees a minimum salary of EUR 2.309,83 gross/month (after 2 years of work; based on 38-hour week).


Please submit your application documents to:
Delacon Biotechnik GmbH, Weissenwolffstraße 14, A-4221 Steyregg, Austria
Anna Wolfmayr, Global HR Manager,, +43 732 640531-223



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Country Sales Manager Northern Europe (UK, Denmark, Scandinavia, Italy)

The position of Country Sales Manager Northern Europe is designated to follow and to develop Delacon sales in these countries. It fully engages sales responsibility (sales turnover and cost expense figures according to yearly budget plan established for these countries). The Country Sales Manager will report to our Area Sales Manager for Northern Europe.


Tasks in detail:


  • Direct prospection and sales to accounts in Northern Europe: actively sell our products to Accounts located in these countries in the scope of active customer action planning and business prospecting.

    Time effort: 70% of working time

  • Develop sector networking: cooperation in R&D project (University, Private R&D Center…), membership in working groups

    Time effort: 15% of working time

  • Active teamwork within the Delacon organization: collect and share information on competition, market trends, business opportunities and success stories. Close Teamwork with persons belonging to EMEA Region.

    Time effort: 15% of working time

Profile of the canditate: 


  • Practical experience in sales for one of these countries (feed industry)
  • Practical experience of feed additives, phytogenic feed additives will be a clear advantage
  • Team working spirit is a priority
  • Flexibility, open mind, keen to develop a market and ready for challenges
  • Positive and friendly attitude
  • Excellent English skills
  • Travelling: maximum 50% of working time
  • University degree in Agriculture (especially in animal nutrition)


Working place: home office location, nearby airport.



Please submit your documents to our HR Manager:

Delacon Biotechnik GmbH, attn: Mrs. Hoffmann, Weissenwolffstr. 14, 4221 Steyregg

or by e-mail to Mrs. Anna Wolfmayr

Delacon jobs

Wanted: clever minds with hands-on mentality

We are always seeking skilled people to join our team. A mix of personalities, mentalities and cultures is what makes us a major global player.


If you are willing to embrace our vision and take solution-oriented action, we are looking forward to receiving your application (including cover letter, resume, photo, certificates and references).


Please submit your documents to our HR Manager:

Delacon Biotechnik GmbH, attn: Mrs. Hoffmann, Weissenwolffstr. 14, 4221 Steyregg

or by e-mail to Mrs. Ute M. Hoffmann

specialists in animal nutrition
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