Research Assistant Job At Grand Cereals Limited (UAC of Nigeria Plc)

Research Assistant

Grand Cereals Limited (GCL)

Research Assistant Job Vacancy At Grand Cereals Limited (UAC of Nigeria Plc)

A Research Assistant job vacancy is currently available at Grand Cereals Limited (UAC of Nigeria Plc). Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified individuals who possess all the below-listed criteria.


Grand Cereals Limited (GCL) is an integrated foods company whose primary activity is the creation of superior value from local raw materials, with leading brands in the Cereals, Vegetable Oil and Animal Feed categories.

Purpose of Job

  • To provide support to the Research and Development Team on Feeds. Designs & drives all research trials and projects to closure.

Research Assistant Responsibilities

  • Collection of data required by the Nutritionist.
  • Experimental designs and protocol development, Implementation and Reporting.
  • Feed Performance Evaluation and Field Complaints Review.
  • Innovation – research into new findings in nutrition that will be of cost advantage to the company to be presented and implemented.
  • Develop a proposal for Trial for Feed Additives and others that will enhance the performance of feed.
  • Monitoring of all assigned projects.
  • Experimental data collation and statistical analysis.
  • Statistical analysis of all project reports and graphical presentations for business decisions
  • Show the readiness to build capacity in all related functions in Animal Nutrition.
  • Documentation and report of all activities.
  • Ensure that tasks are delivered based on the company’s Standard Operating Procedures.


  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree (or its equivalent) in Animal Science.
  • Exposure to or experience in the feed mill and/or livestock production is preferred.
Skills Required:
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret technical documents.
  • Ability to respond effectively to sensitive inquiries or complaints
  • Integrity and team orientation
  • Intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Office, SPSS or other statistical analytical tools is an added advantage
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-starter; ability to drive things from start to closure
  • Attention to detail and strong organizational skills.

How To Apply For Research Assistant Job

  • Hit the ‘APPLY FOR JOB’ button below.
  • Follow the displayed link to proceed to the Grand Cereals Limited (GCL) recruitment portal.
  • Fill the online application form accurately.
  • Upload your resume and send your application.
  • The application deadline is 17th November.
  • Only the shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.

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