Specification Technologist (12 month contract)

North West England
Highly competitive salary
10 Oct 2016
07 Nov 2016
Contract Type

Specification Technologist (12 month contract)

Job ref: 60743 | Competitive salary| North West

The company

We are seeking a talented individual to work for an international, blue-chip company who manufacture and supply their own internationally recognised branded products into major UK retailers. Throughout the years their products have shaped fascinating markets and continually delighted consumers through quality and innovation.

The job

As Specification Technologist you will be responsible for tasks including; advise and liaise with the Marketing department on legal, nutrition and labelling matters, generation of pack copy information for the creation of artwork and managing the artwork sign off process, approval of pack copy and all branded artwork, maintain data in product data management and product information management system, ensure that knowledge on legislation and legal requirements is kept up to date, create a legally compliant ingredients declaration, identify and advise on any labelling non-conformances and changes required, liaise with internal and external laboratories for routine confirmation of nutrition data plus transfer data from internal specifications into SAP QM system.

Your experience

To be considered for the Specification Technologist job, you will be educated to a degree / HND level in a food technology discipline plus possess a minimum of 2 years experience in a similar technical / specifications role. You will be able to demonstrate a sound knowledge of food legislation, nutrition & food related issues plus possess solid IT skills including Word, Excel and SAP. You will have high attention to detail together with strong interpersonal skills in order to liaise across different departments/customers.

More details

The Specification Technologist job is based in the North West region and is paying a highly competitive salary according to individual skills and previous experience. This is a contract role with a duration of 12 months.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want be considered for the Specification Technologist job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Giverny Robinson-Sivyer, giverny@b3jobs.co.uk quoting job reference 60743.

What happens next

After applying for this job, I will call you for a confidential chat to discuss the full job details and your requirements within 24 hours on the assumption your credentials fit the requirements for the role.

b3 jobs is a professional, friendly and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK.  All of our consultants have considerable experience in recruitment so you can be confident that they will have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, engineering, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing.  We cover all job levels including Managers, Technologists, Technicians, Managers, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.