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A part of Colgate-Palmolive since 1976, Hill's Pet Nutrition offers the highest-quality pet nutrition available through product lines Prescription Diet® and Science Diet®. Veterinarians worldwide recommend and feed their own pets Hill's products more than any other brand of pet food.

Available in approximately 80 countries around the world, our extensive line of products includes more than 60 Prescription Diet brand pet foods and more than 50 Science Diet brand pet foods.

We believe all animals should be loved and cared for during their lifetimes. That is why we are proud our pet foods can make a difference in your pet's life.

A career at Hill’s Pet Nutrition or Colgate-Palmolive is an excellent opportunity if you seek a global experience, constant challenge, and development opportunities in an environment that respects work/life effectiveness.

Job Title:  Veterinary Digital Education Specialist

Travel Required?:  Travel - up to 10% of time
Date:  Nov 23, 2022
No remote working option

Relocation Assistance Offered Within Country
# 144432 - Topeka, Kansas, United States

About Hill’s

At Hill’s we have a purpose. Every day around the world, we transform the lives of millions of pet families through pioneering innovation, outstanding nutrition, and the most creative people.

Founded more than 75 years ago with an unwavering dedication to pet nutrition, Hills’ mission is to help enrich and lengthen the special relationships between people and their pets. Our decades of science and research guide us in crafting nutrition that’s ahead so pets and pet parents can enjoy every day together. As the US #1 Veterinarian Recommended pet food brand, knowledge is our first ingredient with 220+ veterinarians, PhD nutritionists and food scientists working to develop breakthrough innovations in pet health.

If you’re interested in work that matters, fueled by passion for pets, we invite you to apply.

This role is focuses on the development of education content on multiple platforms, including in-clinic seminars, webinars, and other digital learning tools. This content promotes Hill's nutritional philosophies and elevates Hill's scientific leadership internally and externally. Education that is delivered will earn the veterinary recommendation by positioning Hill's as a valuable partner that provides scientific evidence-based advancements in the field of nutrition and demonstrates dedication to redefining the lives of people and their pets. This role also serves to establish relationships with key leaders with vision (KTLs), developing advocates for Hill's.


What you will do:

  • Develops Educational Content and Digital Assets.
  • In accordance with US education strategy, develops customer-facing educational materials that clearly communicate key messages for vet channel business and wellness / therapeutic pet foods. In collaboration with partners, aligns messaging across various platforms, materials and target audiences.
  • Recommends prioritization of activities to align timing of content/asset development with the broader commercial/education grids.
  • Partners with internal guides for inclusion of accurate technical material and messaging.
  • Partners with KTLs to develop educational materials for and various collaborative education platforms.
  • Serve as Hill’s representative for KTL.
  • Organize and handle logistics of creation of these assets.
  • Keeps assets up-to-date and in accordance with contract and continuing education (CE) timing constraints in the education center on
  • Collaborates cross-functionally to bring professional, customer-facing materials to the education center on and various collaborative education platforms.
  • Collaborate with internal teams to ensure educational support for company focuses.
  • Develops strategy for and implements yearly webinar planning.
  • Leads Utilization Platforms to Educate and Engage Industry Professionals.
  • Runs day to day workings of the learning center.
  • Assists with development of strategy to expand reach and impact.
  • Analyzes usage data to provide strategy insights.
  • Handles / curates social, digital, and webinar platforms (and/or vendor relationships for these platforms) used to engage store associates / students / vet healthcare team members.
  • Works with external vendors to coordinate successful execution of online CE events.
  • Partners with peers to coordinate executional activities and fully leverage tools/assets.
  • Responsible for CE Broker account management to maintain RACE compliance.
  • This is not a comprehensive list of duties or functions.
  • Stays in sync with all policies and standards.


Required Qualifications:

  • Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine or equivalent degree.
  • At least 2 years of veterinary practice experience following completion of DVM, VMD, or equivalent degree.
  • Licensed Medical Veterinarian.
  • Ability to understand and apply principles of adult learning.
  • Digital proficiency.
  • Knowledge of various methods of engagement, including gamification.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Phenomenal teammate.
  • Commercial interest / competence.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Keynote and Google’s G Suite.


Preferred Qualifications:

Master's Degree of Education or Nutrition-related field.

At least 1 year experience in the pet food industry and/or working in pet retail.

Physical Demands:

Standing - Occasionally

Walking - Rarely

Sitting - Frequently

Lifting - Rarely

Carrying - Rarely

Pushing - Rarely

Pulling - Rarely

Talking - Frequently

Hearing - Frequently

Repetitive Motions - Occasionally

Salary Range $86,400 - $113,4000 USD Pay is based on several non discriminatory factors including but not limited to experience, education, skills and office location. In addition to your salary, Colgate-Palmolive offers a performance based bonus and competitive benefits package.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other characteristic protected by law.

Are you interested in working for Hill's Pet Nutrition? You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process. Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Work that matters, fueled by passion for pets!  At Hill’s we have a purpose.  Every day around the world, we transform the lives of millions of pet families through pioneering innovation, amazing nutrition, and the best and brightest people. Founded more than 75 years ago with an unwavering commitment to pet nutrition, Hills' mission is to help enrich and lengthen the special relationships between people and their pets. 

HILL'S® Prescription Diet® therapeutic pet foods, HILL'S® Science Diet® and HILL'S® Ideal Balance™ wellness pet foods are sold worldwide. Hill’s is a division of Colgate-Palmolive, a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition, with sales of products in more than 200 countries.  To learn more about Hill's and Colgate, please visit and, or find us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.

Nearest Major Market: Topeka

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