Technical Assistant/Manager

South East London
16 Jan 2013
16 Feb 2013
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Our client is an independent distributor of snacking items – nuts and confectionary. They import, process, pack and distribute. They are now seeking an additional member to their technical team, as Technical Assistant/Manager.

Being part of a small team this role will be varied. An office based position dealing with complaints, liaising with suppliers and customers on a daily basis and administrative duties. You will be tasked with keeping the Quality Manual (HACCP, food safety, food quality, product specification) in order.

To be considered for this role, you must have the following criteria:

Experience in a food business, ideally an Importer/Distributor.

Currently working in a similar capacity.

Supplier auditing beneficial.

HACCP and EFSIS aware.

Management of customer complaints.

Issue of specifications to customers.

Completion of customer format specifications

Obtaining product samples to meet customer requirements.

Operation of routine internal audit schedule.

Issue of certificates of analysis and certificates of conformance.

Provision of a general technical service to customers.

Training food handlers in HACCP, Food hygiene etc.

This is a new role within our clients business, salary level up to £25-30k.