Specifications Technologist

Recruiter
Location
East Midlands
Salary
£negotiable
Posted
15 Nov 2016
Closes
13 Dec 2016
Ref
Y5192
Contract Type
Full Time

The Company

This established yet highly innovative business supplies delicious chilled products to prestigious retail customers. They are now seeking a Specifications Technologist who can support the delivery of exceptional quality so that they can continue to provide amazing products in line with their core values.

The Role

In this central Technical support role you’ll report to the Senior Specifications Technologist and be responsible for:

·              Compiling, issuing and managing both internal factory and external customer specifications, amending and approving technical documentation for major retail customers.

·              Reviewing artwork and pack copy for label sign-off procedures and making changes where necessary to ensure all elements meet the required food safety regulations.

·              Assisting in the management of key supplier information, completing and submitting relevant product information packs and guaranteeing all components are completed from process flow diagrams to shelf life analysis.

·              Providing support to technical teams as well as product development and commercial departments within the company, responding to queries and resolving issues to help maintain the smooth running of the business.

The Person

We are looking for a HND or degree educated Specifications Technologist who has technical experience gained from working in a similar role in the food manufacturing industry, ideally within the chilled sector. You’ll need to have a working knowledge of retail online specification systems and nutritional calculations as well as a good understanding of the technical processes of product development. You must also be a team player who can demonstrate excellent communication, organisation and project management skills in order to achieve success in this role.

So if you have a passion for food quality and are ready to take on a new technical challenge then we’d like to hear from you. Apply now or call Ariel on 0845 2600 737 to find out more.

----

Although we do our utmost to respond to all applicants, there are times when this is just not possible due to sheer volume so if you have not heard from us within 5 working days then we are sorry to say your application for this role has not been successful.

Also, please note that we are only able to accept and respond to applications from candidates with eligibility to work in the UK and those who hold valid work visas.