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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 phytogenic 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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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. Anna Wolfmayr, Weissenwolffstr. 14, 4221 Steyregg

or by e-mail to

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