The business is an international life sciences company, which provides a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries. The business is a world leader in independent food, environment, pharmaceutical and cosmetics products testing as well as agroscience CRO services. It is also one of the global market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, CDMO, advanced material sciences and for supporting clinical studies.
Working with many well-known prestigious UK retailers, this exciting position will manage the interface and communication between the food testing laboratories and the business’s retail customers, providing information on their testing surveillance programmes concerning microbiology and chemical testing. The successfully appointed applicant will enjoy a comprehensive remit, working across the wider business to deliver excellent service as the primary point for contact for all product testing. To do this you will need to build strong working relationships with retail customers and provide a pro-active, risk-based approach to the testing programme to ultimately safeguard the food safety, authenticity and integrity of finished products.
Degree qualified within Food / Microbiology /Chemistry related discipline, you’re likely to have either worked for a food retailer or had direct experience of managing retailer accounts. With a solid background either within food safety management or a laboratory testing environment, you will be an effective communicator with strong interpersonal skills and an ability to interpret technical information and make informed decisions taking appropriate action when necessary.
To apply, please e-mail in strict confidence, with your CV, including salary details, quoting the above reference and for the attention of James Constable to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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