Specifications Technologist

South East England
28 Nov 2016
19 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Specifications Technologist

Job ref: 60777 | £25,000 | South East

The company

This job is working for a very well-established and respected manufacturer supplying into the retailer and food service markets as well as other food manufacturers.  Always at the forefront of product development and innovation they have continually invested in new facilities and the latest technologies.

The job

The position sits with 2 other Specification Technologists within the core technical / quality team of 12 persons, who all report into the Deputy Head of Technical. Key responsibilities are to generate finished product specifications over multiple formats including the major retailers, Hamilton Grant, QADEX and other key customers’ platforms. You are also responsible for gathering required information from suppliers, and vet the information for compliance with full support from the Supply Compliance Technologist, whilst managing the customer’s expectations and time scales. This is a varied role that requires independent working as well as good team communications.

Your experience

Ideally degree educated, you will have a good track record of working in a Specifications Technologist or closely related capacity. You will have a solid background of writing or approving food specifications using the systems of the major UK retailers, have experience with raw material specifications plus a good awareness of HACCP/CCP and processing knowledge.

More details

The Specifications Technologist job is based in the South East and is paying £25,000. The working hours are Monday to Friday, 8am – 5pm.

How to apply

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

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job by emailing me, Emily Snaith, emily@b3jobs.co.uk quoting job reference 60777.

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