Specification Technologist | Fruit
My client is a leading food manufacturer supplying into the top 4 retailers and they are looking to strengthen the Technical team with the appointment of a Specification Technologist. In this role, you will be required to verify ingredient specification information including contacting suppliers to gather nutritional and food safety data, and correct discrepancies.
To write and update specifications in line with retailer requirements.
Liaise with suppliers and relevant departments to request technical information.
Identify issues to and assist with improvement opportunities.
To be the main contact between NPD, Operations and Technical to ensure all specifications are created accurately.
To be responsible for all specifications within the business.
NB: This is not an extensive list of duties.
Must have a food related degree
2 years experience in food product development, quality assurance and quality related functions.
Previous relationships working with suppliers is preferable.
Experience of updating specification databases.
Professional and able to interact with suppliers and internal functions.
Demonstrate excellent attention to detail
For more information or to apply, please contact Charlie Webb on 01780 480530 or email a CV to firstname.lastname@example.org