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Specifications Technologist

b3 jobs
North East England
up to £25,000
Closing date
24 Oct 2021

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Graduate, Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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Specifications Technologist

Job ref: 1180 | up to £25,000 | Tyne & Wear

The company

You will be working for an extremely successful and well-established food manufacturer.

The company supply ambient products to the food manufacturing industry from several strategically placed, state of the art manufacturing and distribution facilities throughout the UK.

With comprehensive technical, sourcing and buying knowledge, the business can cater specifically to their customers’ needs.

The job

As a key part of the technical team, the purpose of your role is to prepare and issue customer specifications as required, to the company’s broad customer base.

Key tasks:

  •  Review and sign-off all raw ingredient specifications.
  • Complete provisional specifications for new product presentations to customers.
  • Complete full finished product specifications either web-based or in customer own format.
  • Answer specification related queries from customers and within the technical team.
  • Complete final label sign-off for new products.
  • Actively participate in technical meetings/reviews.

Your experience

The Specifications Technologist job would suit an individual with at least 1-2 years of food technical experience and looking to progress their career.

The business may also consider a food science, food technology or nutrition graduate with a food industry placement, ideally as a Technical Assistant or similar.

Knowledge of retailer finished product specifications would be a great advantage.

To succeed you will have a clear drive and passion for food safety and joining a business where you can grow your career.

More details

The Specifications Technologist job is based in Tyne & Wear and is paying up to £25,000 according to your experience.

The working hours are Monday to Friday.

How to apply

To be considered for the Specifications Technologist job, please click the Apply button.

After submitting your CV, we aim to contact you in 1-2 business days on the assumption that your skills and experience match the job requirements.

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Alternate job titles

Technical Administrator| Technical Coordinator | Food Technologist | Food Industry Technical Jobs | Technical Information Officer | Specifications Writer | Technical Assistant


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