Technical Assistant

St Ives
20 Jul 2017
17 Aug 2017
Fay Reynolds
Contract Type
Full Time

Technical Assistant / Specifications Technologist 

Camborne, Helston, Redruth, St Ives, Penzance

Our client is an award-winning manufacturer of luxury products. With an impressive client base consisting of many well-known leading UK retailers and famous brands, my client is now seeking a Technical Assistant with knowledge of retailer specifications 

As a specification technologist / technical assistant  you will be writing, checking and approving product specifications and artworks for customer own and retailer. 

The Role
·Maintain and update specifications on major retailer database and internal systems.
·Create and review pack copy specifications, assist with artwork approval ensuring compliance within agreed timelines. 
·Create and maintain product information sheets.
·Assist with queries for customers relating to ingredients, nutritional analysis etc. 
·Work closely with internal Depts. i.e. Production, Technical, NPD and Purchasing.
·Assist with providing information to support BOP legal labelling compliance for the UK/EU market.

The Candidate

·Ideally Food sciences related qualification or equivalent. 
·A strong understanding of retailer specification writing within a food manufacturing environment. 
·Experience using various retailer portal systems e.g. micros and creations 
·Excellent computer skills, with strong knowledge of Microsoft Office.
·Experience in applying food labelling legislation to ensure product compliance.
·High attention to detail with the ability to prioritise workloads.
·Excellent communicator across all functions.

If the role is on interest, then please contact me today 

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