Position: Specification Technologist
Location: Borehamwood, North London
Type: Full time
Salary: 25k to 30k dependent on experience
Join the Oakfield technical team in a new role as Specification Technologist. Working closely with development and quality you will play a key role in ensuring specifications are accurate and completed on time.
Oakfield is a meat import and export company. We procure supplies of raw and cooked products from around the world and supply major retail and manufacturing companies. Due to increased growth we are looking to employ a Specification Technologist to join the technical team and be responsible for the day to day management of specifications and other technical duties.
You will be part of a small team working closely with the Quality Systems Manager and Project Developer to ensure specifications are accurate and completed in a timely manner. Acting as the main point of contact for all specification queries from customers and suppliers you will promote a high standard of technical ability and product awareness. Your responsibilities will include:
- Manage and control all internal own format product specifications.
- Complete all retail and customer specifications.
- Attend product attribute sessions at retail and food service customers.
The ideal candidate will have excellent computer skills and ideally experience of working on specification platforms such as Igloo, M-Create and Hamilton Grant. Previous experience working in the meat industry would be advantageous but not essential as full training will be provided. The position is predominately office based with occasional customer and supplier visits in the UK and overseas.