Specification Assistant

SM Global
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Staffing Match are proud to be working in partnership with a leading catering company who are passionate about the sectors that they provide:

Airline Catering. The core of our clients business.

Airline catering, with an emphasis on special meals is at the heart of what our clients do.

Retail Catering. Our client proudly provides meals and meal components to finest distributors in the UK retail market

Canapés. Our clients in-house brand of canapes provides innovative and stunning hand-made canapes.

Our client is currently recruiting for a:

  • Specification Assistant
  • Working 5 days per week
  • 12 week temp to perm position for the right candidate
  • £16-17K depending on experience

About the role:

To assist with specification documentation input data and information gathering, meeting deadline and submission of documentation any other task as required by line manager

  • Assist in preparing labelling and technical specifications from the ground up, starting from NPD handover, quid sheet creation, and through to pack copy creation using a variety of methods for different clients: ranging from basic product data sheets to final and complete specification.
  • Liaise with raw material suppliers to gather necessary and relevant information for completing the specifications to the clients' satisfaction.
  • Taking product pictures and loading into the specification documents as and when required.
  • Assist in checking artwork / label against specification details.
  • Maintaining specification and Nutrition database and documentation.
  • Prepare final completed / approved specification documents for other departments
  • Follow up product first launch when requested and making sure the right specification document is used and inform Manager immediately of any issue.
  • Providing support and assistance to the Specification Manager when required.

Essential and desirable requirements and skills:

  • Good standard of education and good command of the English Language
  • Good administrative skills & Communication
  • Computer literacy
  • Good time keeping, punctual, and attention to details
  • Love food

If you have the skills required for this position and would like to be considered for an immediate interview please forward your CV to Staffing Match today!