Technologist

Location
Berkshire
Salary
£20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted
22 Feb 2018
Closes
22 Mar 2018
Ref
BBBH3216
Contact
Alex Marshall
Function
Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Job title: Technologist
Location: Berkshire
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per annum
Reference: HB3216

Our client is a market leading FMCG company that supply a variety of products and services into the major retailers. As they continue to expand and grow their presence in the marketplace they are now seeking a proven and capable Technologist / Technical Coordinator to assist Production and Quality teams on site.

Reporting into the Technical Manager this role will be dealing with areas such as complaints, specification control, KPI tracking and customer technical on-line systems.

This is an exciting opportunity to work within an industry leading company with exciting expansion plans in place for the next few years.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
* Handling of customer complaints and corrective action documentation
* Management of customer specifications and production line calibration
* Produce weekly complaints reports
* Produce photographic specifications and construct Quality Contracts/photo manuals.
* Update and maintain internal and supplier specifications.
* Ensure customer specifications are accurate and up to date.
* Mentoring and leadership of junior team members
* provide trend data on key KPI's across technical key measures
* Daily tracking of HACCP, GMP and other Quality related KPIs
* Supporting the Quality and Production teams on Technical related issues

DESIRED EXPERIENCE:
* Previous Quality or Technical experience within the Food Manufacturing or Fresh Produce industry
* Ideally degree qualified in Food or Agricultural sciences
* Food Safety and HACCP qualified
* Strong IT skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
* A keen eye for details and an organised and detailed approach to work
* Strong communication and diplomacy skills
* The ability to work to a tight deadline, manage and prioritise a busy workload
* Self-motivated, ambitious and eager to learn

In return you will be given a generous salary and the opportunity to develop your career within a profitable and growing food business.

If you are interested in this role please either apply via this advert or call Henderson Brown on 01733 235 111

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