An outstanding opportunity for an experienced Technical Coordinator to take the next step in their career with this well-established fruit and vegetable supplier.
An established family owned business and leading supplier to UK retailers and the food service and wholesale sectors, specialising in the supply and delivery of fresh exotic fruit and speciality vegetables.
·Ensure that requirements for supplier PPUs and PPPLs are arranged, verified and communicated.
·Ensure that pesticide and microbiology testing is carried out as per agreed schedules analysing results and communicating findings.
·Ensure that customer pesticide lists are maintained and kept up to date.
·Initiate and partake in supplier nonconformance investigations and sharing and communicating results as necessary.
·Ensure that all suppliers have all necessary due diligence requirements, giving consideration to potential and actual final customer requirements collating this information on specific customer spreadsheets.
·Ensure that contact reports, specifications library, company drives, databases and other electronic media in support of our goals is maintained, accurate and up to date.
·Communicate in a timely manner any supplier potential or actual due diligence risk.
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE
·Able to proactively meet all supplier technical requirements.
·Able to build and maintain strong relationships with the business commercial, procurement and Quality teams is an essential requirement of the role.
·Have a thorough understanding of the supply chain ensuring that all required due diligence is identified, communicated and maintained.
·A robust skillset with the ability to work efficiently and enthusiastically both in a team and individually.
·Experience within a technical function within a food company preferred.
·Strong communication skills developed from working directly with a demanding customer base.
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