Specifications Technologist

b3 jobs
South West England
Competitive salary
27 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Specifications Technologist

Job ref: 61227 | Competitive salary | South West

The company

We are seeking a talented individual to join an expanding, well established, award winning business who supply into most of the UK major retailers. There is currently lots of growth happening with new buildings and an increase in production lines so there is excellent scope for career progression.

The job

As a Specification Technologist, you will be responsible for writing, checking and approving product specifications and artworks for both customer own and retailer. You will maintain and update specifications on major retailer database and internal systems, create and review pack copy specifications, assist with artwork approval ensuring compliance within agreed timelines, create and maintain product information sheets, assist with queries for customers relating to ingredients, nutritional analysis etc., work closely with internal departments. i.e. production, technical, NPD and purchasing plus assist with providing information to support BOP legal labelling compliance for the UK/EU market.

Your experience

You will ideally be degree educated in a food related discipline and possess good technical experience together with working knowledge of writing product specifications, most preferably using UK retailer portal systems i.e. Micros and Creations. You will have a good understanding of food labelling legislation, have high attention to detail and excellent computer skills with strong knowledge of Microsoft Office.

More details

The Specifications Technologist’s job is based in South West region and is paying a competitive salary according to individual skills and previous experience.  The working hours are Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want to be considered for the Specifications Technologist job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, please email me Etienne Robinson-Sivyer, etienne@b3jobs.co.uk quoting job reference 61227.

What happens next

After applying for this job, I will call you for a confidential chat to discuss the full job details and your requirements within 24 hours on the assumption your credentials fit the requirements for the role.

b3 jobs is a professional, friendly and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK.  All of our consultants have considerable experience in recruitment so you can be confident that they will have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

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.

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