Concord, North Carolina

Senior Scientist, Technical Writing


Direct Hire/Salaried


Summary: Under the direction of the Head of Scientific Affairs, the Senior Scientist will be responsible for evaluating science and developing evidence-based scientific documents for products and ingredients in Standard Process product line.



  • Conducts literature searches for all ingredients in Standard Process formulas
  • Develops evidence-based documents such as claim substantiation for SP products and relevant ingredients, including evaluating published data, drafting, editing and finalizing of documents and related promotional and educational materials
  • Contributes to development and finalization of materials to be used in education and sales materials
  • Develops marketing materials about Standard Process ingredients and products




  • Graduate degree in human or clinical nutrition required
  • PhD in human nutrition or related field preferred



  • Medical writing certificate preferred but not required



  • 2-3+ years of experience in human nutrition research required
  • 2-3 years of industry experience related to dietary supplements and claim substantiation required.


Specialized Knowledge and Skills:

  • Ability to communicate precisely in a written format required
  • Proficiency with literature search and databases (i.e. Pubmed, ScienceDirect).
  • Ability to properly interpret and summarize research data (i.e. human and animal studies).
  • Working knowledge of study design, statistics and data interpretation. 
  • Ability to deliver quality work within agreed upon timelines.


Necessary Competencies:

  • Communication (verbal and written)
  • Analytical/Detail-Oriented
  • Creativity/Innovation
  • Dependability
  • Ethics/Integrity
  • Planning/Organizing
  • Perseverance/Tenacity
  • Time Management

You should know: Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

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Concord, North Carolina

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