Nutrition, Health and Wellness Manager
Based in Brussels
Nestlé is the world's leading nutrition, health and wellness company. Well-known brands include MAGGI, NESPRESSO, NESCAFE and KIT KAT. Our purpose of "Enhancing the quality of life and contributing to a healthier lifestyle" is to provide consumers with the best tasting, most nutritious choices in a wide range of food and beverage categories and eating occasions, from morning to night. Naturally, in order to achieve this, the dedication of ambitious and positive people is indispensable. In our Communication & Marketing Services team we are looking for an NHW Manager (Nutrition, Health & Wellness).
The nature of this position is Corporate Communication with a focus on Nutrition, food policies etc. In this role you will be the face, the eyes and the ears for NHW within and toward 2 main audiences:
Towards our internal Nestlé community : You follow these topics at country level so that you can inform at all times our internal colleagues on novelties and changes in legislation. You contribute to Nestlé’s ambition to provide its consumers with nutritious and healthy products by driving mindset change to ensure reformulations of products, you advise and report on matters of packaging and information to consumer etc. You create internal communication and trainings to support others in reaching Nestlés NHW objectives (focus on Nutrition). You take the lead on making Nestlé Belgilux a healthier workplace by developing a program of Wellness at Headquarter.
Towards our external stakeholders: Institutions, Trade Organisations, Associations and Healthcare Professionals : you team up with your manager to exchange with your peers, communicate and advocate Nestlé position on NHW topics. You strenghten the local impact of Nestlé with development of partnerships and initiatives related to health and communities.
We are looking for…
YOU…if you are a nutritionist with a strong interest in food policies, public health and communication. We are looking for you if you want to be our expert in these matters and if you have the necessary coaching and influencing skills to take a stand within Nestlé and towards the described external stakeholders. You are able to adapt your communication style, both spoken and in writing, to various audiences. Your result focus keeps you going even when faced with resistance or setbacks. You are a selfstarter who likes to take initiatives to get things done. A first experience within an institution or non profit organisation with a nutrition or healt focus is a plus. You have good working knowledge of Dutch, English and French.
Nestlé Belgilux has an open, informal and personal culture. Learning from one another is key. There is room for entrepreneurship and freedom of mind. Teamwork is essential. Nestlé employees have a strong work ethic, are loyal and proud to work for the company. The head office in Anderlecht employs about 570 people.