International Product Manager Poultry

Within the department Nutrition we are looking for an international product manager to join our enthusiastic Global Poultry team. Do you have a talent for transforming technical knowledge on nutrition and the poultry chain into practical and commercial relevant solutions? Then this could be the job for you!

Ede, The Netherlands



Vacancy opened

Jetty Hoogenboom

Group HR Business Partner

International Product Manager Poultry

What will your responsibilities be?

As international product manager poultry you are the spider in the web for our worldwide poultry projects supporting the growth and development of our local business. In this role, you translate (internal) customer and market needs into projects to improve and innovate our concepts, services and feed programs. In other words, transforming technical knowledge on nutrition and the poultry chain into practical and commercial relevant solutions.

You are the internal sparring partner for our local commercial organization, product managers and technical specialists. Based on local market developments you find the synergies between R&D, formulation, purchase, marketing and IT to organize our concept and service development.

You will cooperate with De Heus’ partners in the value chain and contribute to sustainable nutritional and data driven solutions.

Next to this, you maintain a relevant science and business network in order to bring new ideas and technologies into our company.

What do we expect from you?

You have a MSc degree in Animal Nutrition or a comparable degree and at least 5 years of relevant work experience. Experience in poultry nutrition and feed formulation is required. Having experience in working with people from various backgrounds and different cultures has its preference.

Our ideal candidate is market oriented, enthusiastic, innovative with a winning mentality. You have excellent coordinating skills which will enable you to initiate and lead projects. You are passionate in developing the poultry market, you like responsibility and you are agile. You are strong in communication and therefore able to connect easily. You are a creative mind and a real team player.

You are fluent in English, other foreign languages are an advantage, and the willingness to travel.

What do we offer?

Royal De Heus offers you a challenging position in a dynamic and international context. You will have the opportunity to truly make an impact and contribute to realizing our strategy.  We believe that our employees really make the difference and power the progress of our fast growing, highly ambitious organization. That is the reason why we invest in developing your talents and create a culture of continuous learning and development, no matter what role you are in. You will be given ample opportunity to learn, develop and collaborate with colleagues from all over the world.  

We offer you a full-time contract with flexible working hours, in an informal culture that offers trust, short lines and fast decision-making. An environment where there is plenty of room for entrepreneurship and new initiatives. You will receive a competitive remuneration package based on your knowledge and experience.


Would you like to work in this international, dynamic, deal driven environment and does this opportunity appeal to you? Please contact Simone Hendriksen, International Consultant at Nomilk2day Headhunters, mail: phone: + 31 6 – 33 42 37 07.

An assessment will be part of this recruitment procedure.

Interested? Feel free to get in touch.

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