Specification Technologist

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Location
Lincolnshire / East Anglia
Salary
£27,000
Posted
02 Aug 2017
Closes
01 Sep 2017
Ref
61161
Function
Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

Specification Technologist

Job ref: 61161 | £27,000 | Lincolnshire / East Anglia

The company

This is a great opportunity to join a large chilled food group who supply own branded products into all the major retailers. A well recognisable product, the business is innovative and can offer a rewarding working environment plus progression within the company for the right candidate.

The job

The purpose of the Specification Technologist is to provide skilled technical support to the NPD, process and quality functions by developing, approving and maintaining product specifications. You will ensure information contained is consistent with source data (e.g. raw material data, factory recipes/specs, etc.) and compliant with customer requirements, relevant legislation and group policy.

You will complete specifications in accordance with customer protocols, ensure all data and/or claims can be supported and are validated against customer requirements, legislation, group policy or third-party protocols, generate technical information required for product packaging, manage artwork approval and also ensure that raw material specifications are risk assessed from a food safety perspective and technically approved prior to being introduced to the manufacturing environment.

Your experience

To be considered for the Specification Technologist job, you will possess good technical food industry experience, be proficient in the use of MS office tools and retailer web based portals. You will also possess a good understanding of Food Safety and Quality Management Systems, key elements of the product launch process and food labelling legislation. You will also have sound written, numerical and verbal skills and the ability to record, interpret and analyse key process data.

More details

The Specification Technologist job is based in the Lincolnshire / East Anglia region and is paying £27,000. The working hours are Monday to Friday, 8.30am – 5pm.

How to apply

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

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job by emailing me, Ryan Marchant, ryan@b3jobs.co.uk quoting job reference 61161.

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