Vital Proteins is an emerging, dynamic brand consisting of a team of passionate individuals who believe whole-food-based nutrition is essential for overall health, fitness and wellbeing. Our team, where job titles and hierarchy are meaningless, is comprised of intelligent and innovative talent who work collaboratively to ensure creativity, success, and global growth. Vital Proteins seeks to develop and support the right people, with the right chemistry, who continually ask questions, and in turn will develop and tactically execute good ideas. We are looking for individuals to help us think smarter and put a lot of ideas on the table in a short amount of time. Building a great company is our goal. Quality individuals and getting the team right is our business plan.
The Product Development & Commercialization, Innovation role is primarily responsible for execution of product innovation from initial formula development through final production. This includes bench top work in lab to align on product and project scope, formulating to fulfill claims and nutritional guidelines. The role includes supporting pilot scale and full scale trials at production facilities, through to full scale commercial launch and beyond until considered fully commercialized. The role will support the company’s innovation pipeline. Reporting to the Senior Manager of Product Development, this role will operate out of Vital Proteins Corporate Headquarters in Chicago, IL with frequent travel (anticipated travel 50%) to co-manufacturers and our production facility.
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