Specifications Technologist

Employer
Blue Spark
Location
South East England
Salary
£negotiable
Closing date
12 Aug 2021

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Function
Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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Job Details

The Company

This is a great opportunity to join a chilled food manufacturer producing pioneering ranges for the major retailers. They are now seeking a driven Specifications Technologist to join their dedicated team and help them retain their reputation for high quality products.

The Role

You’ll be responsible for creating, maintaining and updating product specifications according to customer briefs whilst ensuring that all food safety and legal requirements are adhered to. You’ll work closely with internal teams to ensure that specifications reach and exceed quality standards ready for approval to guarantee successful product launches.

You’ll also liaise with external suppliers to certify that raw materials and packaging resources are compliant with company expectations. In addition, you’ll be accountable for the maintenance of retailer specification systems and technical documentation to ensure that all required information is readily available for key projects.

The Candidate

Suit a Food Science Degree graduate or relevant discipline with experience in a similar role where you have managed specifications for the major retailers using their online systems. Impeccable knowledge of current labelling standards and regulations along with customer codes of practice. Raw material specification and quality compliance knowledge. Good analytical, organization and prioritization skills alongside a keen eye for detail are a must in order to achieve success in this role as you will be working to tight deadlines.

You will also have great communication skills as you will be frequently liaising with internal and external colleagues as well as high profile customers.

If you have the drive and enthusiasm to take on a new challenge where you can progress your technical career then apply now or contact us for more information on 0345 2600 737.

Ref: F6267

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Although we do our utmost to respond to all applicants, there are times when this is just not possible due to sheer volume so if you have not heard from us within 5 working days then we are sorry to say your application for this role has not been successful.

Also, please note that we are only able to accept and respond to applications from candidates with eligibility to work in the UK and those who hold valid work visas.

Company

Blue Spark is a boutique recruitment consultancy for the Food and Drinks industry, satisfying a growing appetite for intelligent and ethical recruitment.

Working entirely free of commission, we source high calibre candidates for some of the most exciting organisations in the field.

Our friendly and creative consultants seek the perfect match with every appointment – be it graduate or director level, permanent or interim.

Established by Food professionals in 2006, our vast experience and intuitive grasp of market trends has earned us the superb reputation we enjoy today.

With a particular commitment to openness and innovation, Blue Spark offers a truly comprehensive range of recruitment solutions across all sectors of the Food and Drinks industry.

These include:

• Search and Selection

• Advertised Search

• Executive Search

• Database Search

• Proactive Candidate Generation

So whether you're seeking that dream job in Food and Drink, or the perfect people for your growing business, Blue Spark can deliver.

Find Us
Telephone
0345 2600 737
Location
34 - 36 The Broadway
Haywards Heath
RH16 3AL
United Kingdom

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