Moy Park

Technical Officer Raw Materials

Grantham, Lincolnshire
22 Nov 2016
06 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Moy Park is one of the UK’s Top 10 food companies and one of Europe’s largest poultry producers. With a turnover of £1.4 billion the company employs over 12,000 people across 13 manufacturing locations in the UK, Ireland, France and Holland.  Moy Park is part of JBS, one of the world’s largest protein food companies. 

As the company continues its growth momentum, we wish to recruit for the following position(s):

Technical Officer Raw Materials

Job ref no: GR/APT/000355

An excellent opportunity has arisen within our Grantham site.  We are seeking to recruit a Technical Officer who will have full responsibility for ensuring raw material specifications (ingredients and other proteins) are validated and verified against the Technical Guidance, Customer COPs and current legislative requirements.  That the raw material specifications are written accurately, in full, with a right first time approach; and turned around in line with critical path timeframes.

Reporting directly to the Technical Manager (Raw Materials) the successful candidate will have a 3rd Level Qualification in the relevant discipline and/or a minimum of one years’ experience in a similar FMCG Food Industry.  A proven knowledge of BRC standard, HACCP, and Food Legislation is essential along with excellent communication, interpersonal, negotiation, and organisational skills.  You will have the ability to be initiative, structured, self-motivated and well organised and assertive; all supported by a good level of experience in IT packages including Excel, Word, Powerpoint and Databases. 

Previous experience in completing specifications and use of the customer own label specification formats along with a working knowledge of critical paths would be desirable.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a successful, growing and leading company which provides opportunities for collaborative team based working, learning, development and career advancement together with attractive, competitive and comprehensive remuneration packages.

CLOSING DATE:      Tuesday 6th December 2016

Moy Park is an Equal Opportunities Employer