Technical Legislation Coordinator (12 month FTC)

Recruiter
Location
Slough or Ashby
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
13 Sep 2017
Closes
13 Oct 2017
Function
Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

Technical Legislation Coordinator (12 month FTC) 

Description

We are looking for a Technical Legislation Coordinator to join the team for a 12 month fixed term contract due to our recent purchase of Butterkist! You will work with all 6 UK manufacturing sites, plus other IS Group sites & co-manufacturers. The role covers all KP brands & RTB products and ingredients used in their manufacture. Internally the role holder will work cross functionally with other teams including Sales, Marketing, Product Development, Procurement & other members of the Technical function at sites & in central roles.

The role can be based in either our Ashby or Slough sites as the team is spread across 3 sites. 

Key responsibilities:

  • Support the Technical Legislation team to ensure the legal & policy compliance of all branded & retailer branded (RTB) products manufactured or sold by KP Snacks.
  • Provide technical support for the timely delivery of branded & RTB projects including new product launches, range redesigns, cost saving initiatives, health & nutrition reformulations and implementation of legislation or system changes.
  • Produce and maintain legally required technical information for branded & RTB products
  • Complete RTB product specifications on customer’s web based systems.
  • Sign-off technical and legal elements of pack designs.
  • Collect new or revised ingredient specifications from suppliers and manage specifications through the approval process.

Experience:

We are looking for a candidate with knowledge of relevant UK/EU legislation, policies and experience with Retailer Systems (FIND, EVOLVE, TTL, HIVE, eVISION etc.)

You will have a knowledge of factory processes & manufacturing methods as well as knowledge of ingredients & nutrition.