Technical Officer

Up to £26,000
11 Oct 2016
08 Nov 2016
Kirsty Carter
Contract Type
Full Time
Award winning innovation, quality and a real focus on developing long term partnerships have driven and sustained business growth for our market leading client. They have an excellent technical record and are able to offer a supportive and training orientated environment in which to develop your career. This role offers the opportunity to gain both excellent technical experience and invaluable exposure to a range of customers.


The role:

- You will have broad responsibilities including managing raw materials specifications. This includes validation and verification against customer standards and current legislation.
- You`ll be a key point of contact for suppliers and liaise internally and externally to ensure compliance.
- You will become an expert in customer standards and answer customer queries and supporting the NPD team through process development and factory trials.
- You will offer technical support to the business and customers where required and also have involvement in technical projects.


Your background

- We are seeking a candidate of graduate calibre with some experience already gained in a technical or specification role in the food industry, this could be part of a technical/QA placement year in industry or post study . You could also be qualified through experience gained in a technical role in industry.
- You should have knowledge of BRC and HACCP as well as current legislation
- A passion and genuine interest for food is essential. In return you will be well supported in a business that can offer future opportunities on a site and group wide basis.