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Specifications Technologist

b3 jobs
Suffolk / Norfolk border
Closing date
30 Jun 2024

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Contract Type
Graduate, Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details

Specifications Technologist

Norfolk/Suffolk Border
Food Manufacturing
Job ref: 8687

The company

This role is working for an award-winning, prepared food manufacturer that creates delicious and innovative products that are supplied to and sold in all the major UK retailers and high-quality independent retail outlets.

About the Specifications Technologist job

The purpose of your role will be to work with the Technical Managers to ensure that all products are correctly specified with accurate product information.

Key tasks

  • Produce new specifications in a timely manner including photo and quality standards. Support existing specifications in a format acceptable to individual customers. Ensure signed (manual/electronic) specifications are held on site for products at all stages of manufacture, with periodic reviews and updates. Provide technical assistance to the Product Development team in factory trials, pre-productions, and assistance to the factory, at launch. Be familiar with all retailer on line systems in order to produce finished product specifications.

About You

You will need experience of customers specifications systems having ideally one year’s experience in a similar role.

  • Knowledge of HACCP & Food Safety principles. Ideally knowledge of food legislation. Qualifications in GCSE English & Maths or equivalent. Good interpersonal skills and be a team player. Good personal communication and presentation in respect of customer interface as demanded by the role.

More details

The Specifications Technologist job is based in Norfolk / Suffolk area and is paying £27,000 according to your experience.

As well as discounted produce, the package includes an excellent external training scheme in order to help you and your career develop.

The working hours are Monday to Friday, 8.00am - 5.00pm.

Alternate job titles

Specification Technologist | Specifications Writer | Technical Administrator | Technical Assistant | Technical Officer | Food Technologist | Food Industry Specifications Jobs



Since 2000, b3 jobs has been helping to further 1000s of people’s careers within the food manufacturing industry, throughout the whole of the UK. As one of the leading specialist food manufacturing recruitment agencies, b3 jobs cover all disciplines both permanent and interim and from graduates to MD’s,

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Company info
01435 866000
Heffle Buildings
33a High Street
East Sussex
TN21 8HU

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