Technical Assistant

Home Counties / South East
up to £25,000
06 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Graduates, Technical
Contract Type
Full Time

Technical Assistant

Job ref: 60486 | up to £25,000 | Home Counties / South East

The company

The business produces an unrivalled global product range that is devotedly maintained so that clients can produce the food that people truly adore. The company has grown year on year and has now become one the leading businesses in their sector, therefore excellent career prospects are available for the right candidate.

The job

Your role is to assist the Technical Manager with day to day administrative duties and ensuring the customer and legal requirements are met. Key duties include creating product specifications, monitoring internal non-conformances and supplier non-conformances, chasing progress of corrective actions, investigate customer complaints, ensure the supplier database is kept up to date and work closely with warehouse and transport departments to ensure the appropriate standards are met and checks carried out.

Your experience

You will ideally be a food science / technology graduate and possess 2-3 years experience from a similar technical position in the food manufacturing industry. You will be able to demonstrate experience of working with suppliers and non-conformances plus a working knowledge of product specifications, FIR legislation and an awareness of HACCP and BRC. You will also have good accuracy, high attention to detail and excellent time management skills.

More details

The Technical Assistant job is based in Home Counties / South East region and is paying up to £25,000 depending on individual skills and previous experience.

How to apply

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Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Giverny Robinson-Sivyer, quoting job reference 60486.

What happens next

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