Specification Technologist

Recruiter
Prime Appointments
Location
Halstead
Salary
£25000 - £30000/annum
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Do you have a degree or equivalent within a food related discipline?

Do you have experience within the food manufacturing industry?

If the above sounds like you, this could be the role you have been looking for!

MAIN PURPOSE OF JOB:

To complete specifications on web based retail specification systems including all supporting documentation including the preparation of additional documentation and attachment to the specifications.
To prepare and maintain internal specifications including all supporting documentation
To maintain and update supplier assurance systems as required.
Checking artwork to final copy ensure packaging information is correct and legal for new and existing product development.
To update/maintain hard copy and computer based files.
To request ingredient and packaging specifications, ensuring they are correct and available when required.
To produce external reports as requested by customers.
To assist other departments and members of the technical team and product technical data as required.

Key attributes of the Specification Technologist include:

Educated to a degree level within a food related discipline desirable,
Experience of working within a food manufacturing environment highly advantageous,
Excellent communication skills both verbal and written,
Retailer specifications system experience essential,
Food legislation understanding is essential,
FMCG experience desirable,
Experience and ability of operating in a fast paced working environment is also essential and proven track record in meeting demanding timescales,
Must display a meticulous, accurate and organised approach to managing workload,
Ability to provide a reliable and efficient service with minimum supervision.

Benefits:

Salary £25,000 to £30,000 depending on your skills and experience,
Pension
Free car parking
Hours - 8:30am to 5pm

If you feel you have the right skills and experience for the role then please submit your CV via this website.

My name is Simon Clark and I work at the Witham branch of Prime-Appointments and I look forward to hearing from you soon.

Please note that if you have not been contacted within 7 days your application for this position has been unsuccessful