Project Manager Nutrition and Health - Ede


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NIZO food research ( is located in the heart of Food Valley. Our mission reflects our ambition to be the partner of choice for industry in translating science and technology to rewarding applications. We are known for providing practical solutions and by working closely together with our customers.

Our clinical research group provides full service support to companies that are seeking to identify the mechanism of action or to substantiate health benefits of their ingredient or products. Our unique challenge model approach, provides a valuable tool in establishing this proof of concept.


We are looking to expand our team with an experienced and enthusiastic Project Manager Nutrition and Health whom is responsible for:

  • Initiation, supervision and managing of (multi-partner) clinical trials
  • Co-develop Human Challenge Models to address specific customer needs;
  • Translation of customer needs into science and technology based solutions;
  • Collaboration in multidisciplinary teams with technical – and scientific experts and business development managers both within NIZO and from the customer side.


  • A pro-active professional with a Ph.D. degree in Gut Physiology, Biology, Immunology or Human Nutrition;
  • Proven experience in managing Clinical Trials;
  • At least 2 years of research experience in a commercial setting (in food or pharma industry);
  • Experience in a GCP accredited contract research organization is considered a distinct advantage
  • Excellent communication skills in at least English;
  • A flexible and enthusiastic, result-driven, creative team player.


  • A dynamic, inspiring and creative environment with state-of-the-art facilities, where you can develop your personal skills in science, management and commerce;
  • Become part of a well-established and internationally recognized organization;
  • An inspiring team of professionals to co-operate with.
  • A recognized and leading contract research organization in which we create value by sharing our knowledge and by being open to feedback;
  • Attractive compensation package: fixed salary, a minimum of 25 holidays plus 13 “ADV”-days, travel reimbursement and contribution free pension plan.


In case you are interested in this job, or would like to know if we can offer other similar jobs, feel free to contact me directly.


Arno Pronk

Consultant Food (Science)

+31(0)6 10 09 13 76

+31(0)23-75 48 660



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