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Specifications Technologist - Hybrid

b3 jobs
South Wales
to £35,000
Closing date
9 Aug 2024

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Contract Type
Development, Quality Assurance, Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details

Specifications Technologist - Hybrid

to £35,000 per annum
Monmouthshire, South Wales
Job ref: 8682

The company

Widely recognised for their formulation and development of premium products, their passion for food is the main driver to their success, backed by expert knowledge and experience. The wellness of their expert staff members taking pride in the company’s products has been key to the growth of this very successful food manufacturing business.

About the Specifications Technologist job

The purpose of your role will be to work as a key member of the NPD team, you will be responsible for creating and gaining approval on all finished product specifications and artwork within the business.

Key tasks

  • Generate ingredient declarations for NPD product submissions, and translate information onto product passports, internal templates, or retailer format.
  • Manage the artwork process by ensuring checks are completed and communicated to ensure key dates are achieved.
  • Generation of pack copy information for the creation of artwork.
  • Maintain the company’s own finished product specifications and retailer systems to ensure they are accurate and up to date.
  • In conjunction with the Technologist, ensure that samples are sent in a timely fashion for nutritional, cook verification, and shelf-life analysis.
  • Assist with NPD / technical documentation that may be required as part of the overall NPD process.
  • Ensure all information is presented in an accurate and professional manner and ensure that all information meets the legality and compliance guidelines.

About You

The successful candidate shall possess a minimum of 1 years’ experience within a food manufacturing environment and knowledge of retailer technical systems as well as a relevant food degree.

  • Ideally have some knowledge and background of food labelling legalities and training in relevant artwork.
  • Competent with mathematics and manages time and workload efficiently.
  • An excellent communication at all levels both written and verbally.

More details

The Specifications Technologist job is based in Monmouthshire, South Wales and is paying to £35,000 per annum according to your experience. This is a permanent full time role, with 2 days per week working from home and a small element of travel.

The package includes 33 days holiday per year (including bank holidays), Pension with a total contribution of 8%, Life Insurance based on 2 x salary.

The working hours are Monday to Friday and is a 40-hour working week.

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,

Our core values are always:

  • to find the very best job for you - not us!
  • to give you friendly, ethical, honest and expert recruitment services
  • to advise and not pressurise, so that you can make the right decisions for you

We genuinely strive to provide you with what you want – a job that not only offers the salary you’re after, but also the career progression and job satisfaction that makes going to work all the more worthwhile. Enough trumpet blowing though – visit our website to read just some of our happy previous candidate testimonials - we are more than happy to let our reputation precede us!

For a full up to date list of our jobs, visit

Food Industry Graduates

If you are graduating soon and looking for your first job in food manufacturing, have a look at our Graduate Resource Hub on the b3 jobs website.

Here you will find everything you need to get started on searching for a new position, from CV and cover letter writing tips, sample food industry job descriptions, informative and entertaining blog posts, useful links and even live graduate vacancies you can apply for.

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

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