Specification Technologist

DR Newitt
West Yorkshire
Competitive Salary
30 Nov 2018
30 Dec 2018
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Specification Technologist

West Yorkshire

A fantastic opportunity has become available to join a forward thinking and award winning company. This position will play a key role within the technical services team and lead exciting new projects for the business.

The Role:

  • Management and Co-ordination of customer and brand specifications systems, ensuring the correct prioritisation of specifications to meet customer deadlines.
  • Provision of specifications to meet customer expectations of accuracy and content.
  • Control and administration of customer web sites for e spec and customer information dissemination (e.g. alerts etc.), including internal training on use of systems.
  • Provision of specification information/data for internal, customer and external parties.
  • Provision of labelling and nutritional advice for departments across the business.
  • Liaison with NPD, Marketing and Packaging teams to ensure timely generation of Pack Copy. Attendance at update meetings will be necessary in the execution of this task.
  • Sourcing of information from sites or departments to enable completion of specifications.
  • Involved in Artwork approval and new recipe information. This may involve visits to printers and other artwork agencies
  • Assist with development and use of the system (Hamilton Grant) to ensure accuracy of data and streamline workflows.
  • Support for customer complaint enquiries during absence/holidays

The Candidate:

  • 2+ years Food Manufacturing experience
  • Experience writing finished product specifications ideally on retailer systems and Hamilton grant.
  • Excellent IT, Word and Excel skills
  • Driving Licence

What’s on Offer?

  • Competitive Salary
  • Monday – Friday  
  • 25 day Holiday + 8 Bank Holidays

If you are interested in applying for this position please send your CV to Lexi Barratt at lexi@drnewitt.com.  Alternatively if you would like to discuss the position further please call on 0131 226 5060.

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