Specifications Technologist, Food Manufacturing

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Wales
Salary
GBP23,000 - GBP26,000
Posted
05 Aug 2017
Closes
02 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Specifications Technologist
Job ref: 61263 | GBP23,000 - GBP26,000 | South Wales

The company

We are seeking a talented and passionate individual to work for a leading provider of premium quality specialist products to food manufacturers, food service and retailers throughout the UK. With a constantly expanding portfolio and innovative approach to food, the business can provide their customers with products which are tailored to their individual needs.

The job

Working as key member of the NPD team, you will be responsible for creating and gaining approval on all finished product specifications within the business. This may form the creation of documentation on retailer prescribe systems or on internal templates.
As part of this process adherence to the product's critical path is key to ensure launches are kept within company objectives and the product is launched to a high standard and on the requested launch date. This is a customer facing role and you are expected to support the Account Managers and Technologists with presentations and customer visits.

Your experience

Ideally degree educated in a food related discipline, you will possess a good food industry technical track record with experience dealing with high volume specification requirements. You will also have working knowledge UK retailer portal systems, most preferably Asda and M&S. You will have a good understanding of food labelling legislation, have high attention to detail and excellent computer skills with working knowledge of Microsoft Office.

More details

The Specifications Technologist job is based in the South Wales region and is paying GBP23,000 - GBP26,000 according to individual skills and previous experience plus pension contributions in line with current legislation. The working hours are Monday to Friday, 8am - 5pm.

How to apply

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What happens next?

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We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, engineering, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing. We cover all job levels including Managers, Technologists, Technicians, Managers, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors