Specifications Technologist (Part Time)

Specifications Technologist (Part Time)

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    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £24,000-£29,000 pro rota

  • Contact:

    Laura Constantine

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8947

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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A food manufacturing company  based in Coventry are currently seeking a Specifications Technologist to join their team on a permanent basis.  The main purpose of the role is to create and maintain product specifications for all the major retailers along with ensuring all products comply with company standards and meet customer expectations. The Specifications Technologist will report in to the Technical Manager.  

Full time and part time hours available  

Key accountabilities for Specifications Technologist –
  • Update and maintain all finish product specifications on both internal and retailer spec’s systems.
  • Understand relevant documentation relating to product specification including HACCP, food safety and so on.
  • Create pack copy for technical aspects of product artwork and labelling.
  • Approval of artwork and labelling.
  • Liaise with the NPD and commercial team to ensure all avenues are covered when it comes to a successful end product.
  • Maintain technical information systems.
  • Understand current food safety law.

To be considered for this role you must have recently worked within a specification writing role for a food or drink manufacturing company, you must have a good knowledge of retailer specs systems and understand the wider technical function. You must be well organised and have good attention to detail.

Nuneaton, Solihull, Rugby, Coventry, West Midlands. 

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