Job Title: Food Technologist
Our client is a leading food business who supply to a variety of the major retailers. As they continue to expand and grow their presence in the marketplace they are now seeking a driven and ambitious Food Technologist in Kent.
Reporting into the Head of Technical, this role is an excellent opportunity for a Food or Fresh Produce professional looking for their role upwards to join a well-respected food manufacturing company that supplies premium products to a number of retailers.
In this Food Technologist position you will be responsible for:
* Internal audits
* Participating BRC and customer audits
* Management of supplier and ingredient approvals and TACCP.
* Supporting the Head of Technical and Technical Manager.
* Assistance with traceability, mass balance and recall exercises.
* Hygiene/maintenance inspections.
* Participation in product assessments.
* Trending routine microbiology test results.
* Artwork and label review and approvals.
* Managing supplier approval.
* Completion of customer specifications
* Responding to customer queries including customer SAQs.
* Management of customer complaints, including investigations and responses.
* Regular liaison with production managers and assistance with technical/quality issues.
* Member of the weekly NPD Assessment team.
* Managing raw material risk assessment.
* Assist the NPD Co-Coordinator during factory trials.
* Collating information from factory trials and generating customer CQMs.
* Assistance with NPD process
In return you will be given a generous salary and package and the opportunity to develop your career within a profitable and growing food manufacturing business.
If you believe you have the skills and personality to fit these requirements please either apply via this advert or call Henderson Brown on 01733 235 111 for more information.
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