Specifications Technologist

2M Employment Solutions Limited
14 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Specifications Technologist
Competitive salary
Full-time, Permanent
Based in Scunthorpe

Job Purpose:

- To manage the completion and accuracy of Own Label Product Specifications and Quality Attribute Sheets (QAS) for Heritage Own Label Food and Non-Food items once they have gone through the Development process by liaison with suppliers.
- To oversee and co-ordinate the completion of Supplier Self-Assessment Questionnaires (SSAQs) for new and existing suppliers using online Teknispex website, to enable us to demonstrate Due Diligence with respect to its Own Label supplier selection.
- Assess SSAQs as they are submitted, and provide status report to Head of Technical

Reports to: Head of Technical

Job Knowledge:
- A strong understanding of technical specification writing for food and non-food items.
- Extensive knowledge of labelling regulations and how specifications should be written
- Extensive experience of manufacturing sites and processes
- Experience of working with one or more retailer Specification systems.
- Ability to work well with Suppliers

Main Responsibilities:

- To be responsible for ensuring our Heritage Own Label Specifications are complete, up to date and are an accurate reflection of the products we sell
- To ensure that our Supplier Self-Assessment Questionnaires are kept up to date in conjunction with the Technical Office Co-ordinator.
- The position is office based with no requirement for travel outside of the office environment

Person Specification:


- Good standard of education, ideally to HND/HNC or equivalent in a food related discipline
- Previous experience within a similar role would be advantageous.


- Strong numeracy and literacy.
- IT literate - competent in word, and excel and working with on line specification systems
- Strong understanding of technical specification writing.
- Excellent attention to detail.
- Excellent communication skills - written, verbal.

Competencies/ behaviours

- Motivated.
- Organised.
- Flexible.
- Professional.
- Ability to work on own initiative, but also excellent team player.

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