Specification Technologist

Recruiter
Encore Personnel
Location
Lower Broadheath
Salary
£22,000 per annum
Posted
29 Jul 2017
Closes
27 Aug 2017
Sector
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is a successful food manufacturing business in Worcester with a fantastic opportunity for a Specification Technologist to join the team on a 9 month fixed term contract as maternity cover.

The Role

  • Communicating with the site to produce high volume lines which are sold through all the Supermarket Multiples including the discounters.
  • Reporting to the Technical Services Team Leader
  • As the Specification Technologist you will be responsible for providing the technical department:
    • Finished product specifications
    • Handling of raw material specifications
    • Supplier approval information for the introduction of new products
    • Ingredients and suppliers into the business.
  • Provide technical documentation to support new product development
  • Handling of technical queries with customers and complaint handling processes
  • ADHOC duties as required

The Candidate

  • Essential that you have relevant courses in Food Safety, Food Law or Legislation.
  • Experience of working with retailer specification generation systems
  • Due to the nature of the position, the ability to prioritise and work to strict deadlines is key
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