Our client is an award-winning manufacturer of Food products. Due to growth they are now seeking a Technical Administrator / Assistant / Food Technologist to join the team in a newly created role that will support the Technical Manager. This is an excellent opportunity to join a privately owned company in a day based role. The role is fast paced, demanding and diverse, and will hold a real breadth for exposure to all aspects of technical within the food industry. You will need to be an excellent communicator, with attention to detail and a passion for technical to be successful in this role.
The Technical Assistant Role will involve but no be limited to:
Maintaining and updating specifications across a broad customer base
Supporting the Technical Manager on a day to day basis
Creating and maintaining product information sheets.
Assisting with queries for customers relating to ingredients, nutritional analysis etc.
Working closely with internal Depts. i.e. Production, QA, NPD and Purchasing.
2 years related experience in a food-manufacturing environment (will consider less)
Experience of working within a technical / quality role in a food manufacturing environment
Computer literate with proficiency in using Microsoft packages and technical libraries
Highly organised with excellent communication skills both verbal and written
A Food Science or similar qualification This role could also suit a Graduate who is keen to embark on a career within the Food Industry or a candidate who has experience of working within a QA or Technical role within the Industry
This is a Monday to Friday Day based role
Salary £ 20 - 25,000 DOE
If the role is of interest, then please send your CV today
Commutable from Exeter, Newton Abbot, Paignton, Totnes, Okehampton
Key Words - Specifications Technologist, Food Technologist, Technical Administrator, Technical Assistant, Food Science Graduate