About the Location: Santa Monica, CA
About the Job:
This role is the lead authority and resident expert in R&D on health and nutrition matters including providing guidance/approval on the technical validity of claims, technical assessment of bioactive ingredients and coordination of research programs with external partners, including initiation and execution of clinical studies.
About Your Duties:
Provide nutritional leadership for the food and supplement business and actively develop new propositions
Proactively define health trends that offer future opportunities
Assess current portfolio to recommend improvements in ingredients and nutritional benefits
Company representative with industry associations and external organizations regarding nutrition matters
Identify & establish strategic partnerships with scientists, key health organizations to broaden companys capabilities
Provide guidance (including functional benefits and risk assessments) on ingredients and product designs
Develop recommendations for claims as well as review and approve nutritional labeling and advertising for technical accuracy
Lead the technical development of GRAS positioning for any new commodities utilized in our products working in coordination with internal Regulatory resources
Safety and efficacy validation of bio actives
Propose and manage clinical testing in coordination with internal and external resources
Claim support/development with Legal
About Your Experience:
Advanced degree in nutrition, biochemistry, food science or related scientific field; Ph.D. preferred.
4 or more years of responsibility in food and/or supplement nutrition role
Leadership role in managing multiple nutritional projects
An established network within food and/or supplement industry, as well as academia
Beachbody, creator of the nations most popular in-home fitness and weight loss solutions including P90X®, Insanity®, and Brazil Butt Lift®, among many others, is a rapidly growing fitness company.
Founded in 1998 on the simple principle of helping people achieve their goals and enjoying healthy, fulfilling lives, Beachbody offers an unprecedented opportunity to be a part of a global movement where your work is valued and measurable.
Decidedly un-corporate, Beachbody encourages employees, or Dudes as we call them, to bring their unique selves to work, employ a progressive mindset, have fun, and G.S.D. (Get Stuff Done). Your personality and willingness to embrace our culture is equally important as your skills and resume. We are passionate about what we do and expect the same from you.
Our founders, Carl Daikeler and Jon Congdon, have created a highly collaborative and energetic atmosphere complete with competitive compensation, bonus opportunities, comprehensive benefits, free Shakeology, hourly fitness classes, and product discounts. Beachbody is an equal opportunity employer and is always looking for humble, top-notch talent prepared to influence positive change.