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Nutritionist Assistant **Internal Only** - QMUL16213

Department: Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine
Salary: Starting salary will be £27,251 per annum inclusive of London Allowance. (Grade 3)
Reference: QMUL16213
Date posted: 20-Sep-2018
Closing date: 14-Oct-2018

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Overview:

Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine

Centre for Environmental and Preventive Medicine

Nutritionist Assistant

Ref: QMUL16213

Consensus Action on Salt, Sugar and Health (CASSH) is looking to recruit an Assistant Nutritionist to support the team across their salt and sugar reduction projects. This support role will provide an opportunity to be involved with a number of administrative projects, including developing and organising the food composition database, developing the website and helping with planning for Salt and Sugar Awareness Weeks. 

You will need excellent analytical, administration and organisational skills. Applicants should ideally be educated to degree level in nutrition, with experience working in food technology/public health and a have sound understanding of current issues in the area of salt and sugar reduction. Sound computer literacy skills, including MS Office are essential, as is accuracy and attention to detail. You will be able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of food composition and have excellent communication skills.

This full-time appointment is for one year, with potential for renewal. Starting salary will be £27,251 per annum inclusive of London Allowance. Benefits include 30 days annual leave, pension scheme and interest-free season ticket loan.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.

Informal enquiries should be addressed to Kawther Hashem at k.hashem@qmul.ac.uk or on 020 7882 6219.

Further information about the Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry (SMD) can be found at www.smd.qmul.ac.uk and the Wolfson Institute at http://wolfson.qmul.ac.uk

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The closing date for applications is 4 October 2018. Interviews are expected to be held shortly thereafter.

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