Open Positions

Coordinator, Technical Services -- U.S. Dairy Export Council (USDEC) | (Arlington, VA)

Within the Shared Services department at the U.S. Dairy Export Council, provide support and coordination for projects dealing with technical services (dairy/food science and technology as well as testing of dairy products). Interact with USDEC staff, members, offices, and consultants to ensure information requests are processed in a timely and accurate manner.

Director – Global Innovation Partnership Insights | Rosemont, IL

Seeking a Consumer Insights professional with 8+ years of experience working with both traditional research (Packaged Goods, Food Service) as well as more innovative research methods (Lean Start-up, Technology company, Global Research or Innovation agency). The candidate should have experience in the U.S. and 3+ years in International markets (preferably Asia). The insights professional in this role must have a proven track record of leading breakthrough research with tangible in-market results.

Director, Marketing Communications | Rosemont, IL

Reporting to the SVP of Marketing Communications, this role will be responsible for helping to plan, strategize and execute consumer initiatives centered around Undeniably Dairy – the Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy’s social responsibility campaign. This individual will help to rally with internal and external dairy community stakeholders to plan and implement communication strategies and tactics that put dairy farmers front-and-center to create broader awareness of the people, practices and principals behind dairy farming and the nutritional and sustainable benefits of dairy among our core target of Conflicted Health Seekers and in some instances, Youth. The Director will be responsible for maintaining internal relationships and serve as a liaison for select business units to oversee the incorporation of Undeniably Dairy into their work.

Director, Scientific Affairs – Global Food Systems | Rosemont, IL

The Dairy Community has a vision to provide consumers with the nutritious dairy products they want in a way that is economically viable, environmentally sound, and socially responsible. National Dairy Council (NDC) has a 100-year legacy in nutrition, and in 2008, a commitment to sustainability was added. The individual in this role will help NDC integrate our expertise in nutrition, product and environmental research with knowledge on sustainable food systems, emphasizing public health and food security. Provides strategic guidance to help NDC educate scientists, health professionals, and the dairy community about dairy in sustainable food systems in context of public health, food security, and sustainable nutrition. Interacts across the organization including with Chief Science Officer and other execs, research staff, Integrated Communications, Sustainable Nutrition Affairs, dairy partners and US and global food and nutrition thought leaders.

Manager Regulatory Affairs | Rosemont, IL

This individual will support daily Regulatory Affairs program activities, working with a team of regulatory, nutrition and product scientists, to educate thought leaders and the dairy community about dairy foods in the health and wellness marketplace and dietary guidance. Leads review of science-based nutrition communication materials for external audiences to ensure consistency, accuracy and alignment with government regulations. Evaluates NHANES data for dairy insights and research opportunities. Interacts across the organization, including with Research, Integrated Communications, Sustainable Nutrition Affairs, GENYOUth, Schools, Fuel Up To Play 60 teams.

Program & Development Coordinator – GENYOUth Foundation | New York, NY

The GENYOUth team is looking for an energetic self-starter to provide administrative and operational support to Program, Development, and Management teams, such that teams can elevate performance, and accelerate output and results. Will assist the Program team with day-to-day operations and communications of GENYOUth programs with key stakeholders by working directly with the Director of Programs and Partnerships. Will assist the Development team by organizing and managing projects from conception to completion to ensure that projects are completed in a timely manner and within budget. Help coordinate with gala project completion, budgets, post event reports and all details related to GENYOUth events by working directly with the Director of Development, and Senior Director of Special Events.

Summer Internships (Rosemont, IL)

Dairy Management Inc.™ (DMI) offers robust internship experiences, which allow students to put classroom theory into practice in a professional, and friendly, business environment. Our internship program is designed to enhance your educational background and provides an opportunity for you to build a professional network.

Summer Internship in Global Sustainable Nutrition Affairs & Research - National Dairy Council | Rosemont, IL

The Dairy community’s health and sustainability commitment has a broad vision to provide consumers with the nutritious dairy products they want in a way that is economically viable, environmentally sound, and socially responsible.

National Dairy Council (NDC) is offering a paid, three-month Sustainable Nutrition Internship, to support emerging leaders in health and sustainable food systems. The intern will help NDC integrate our existing knowledge of nutrition, sustainability and the dairy industry and help identify future areas for research, education and engagement. The intern will gain a deep understanding of the role fairy foods play as part of sustainable foods systems.

The intern will work under the umbrella of the Global Sustainable Nutrition Affairs & Research team. This impressive team is made up of Registered Dietitian Nutritionists and scientists who are seen as dairy subject matter experts and as thought leaders in their respective fields. This is a paid, full-time position over the summer.

Vice President, Marketing Communications, Sustainable Nutrition | Rosemont, IL

The Marketing Communications team is seeking an experienced consumer marketing communications professional with a foundational knowledge of nutrition, health and sustainable food systems and the ability to help translate science and insights into relevant and engaging influencer, media, and consumer content. The role includes close collaboration with research experts and the Global Sustainable Nutrition Research (GSNR) team to meet the strategic business plan. This individual will play an instrumental role in the strategic and integrated development and execution of communication plans, projects and scope of work within a collaborative, matrixed team environment to tell dairy’s story — based on science but driven by emotion and consumer-relevance.