Specifications Manager / Senior Specifications Technologist

Specifications Manager / Senior Specifications Technologist

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  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £30,000 – £35,000, Benefits

  • Contact:

    Rebecca Osborne

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8950

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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A leading FMCG food manufacturer is currently seeking a Specifications Manager / Senior Specifications Technologist to join their team on a permanent to manage the retailer specifications.

Reporting into the Technical Director, the Specifications Manager / Senior Specifications Technologist will ideally have used a range of retailer specifications systems and also have experience of managing queries directly from the retailers. You must have good planning and organisation skills and the ability to manage a large work load in a busy environment.

Specifications Manager / Senior Specifications Technologist responsibilities:
Lead on the completion of finished product specifications to meet the critical path and/or customer requirements, ensuring completion to right first time requirements for the retailer.
Coordinate the review of finished product artwork to ensure the finished product artwork standards and legal requirements are met and delivered to the agreed critical path.
Manage appropriately internally/externally if discrepancies found.
Ensure all retailer online systems are reviewed by the team and the housekeeping of site details are kept up to date and accurate.
Lead the customer relationship internally and externally
Contribute to customer audits and visits demonstrating the full compliance to the specifications administration.
Ensure the raw material details entered on the finished product spec are the most up to date and applicable for the launch of the product.
Organise the high standard of document control relating to the details required for all finished product specifications.
Development and monitoring of appropriate KPI’s to measure department performance, utilising these to drive continual improvement.

You will be a Specifications Manager / Senior specifications technologist with experience in the Food Manufacturing industry and have experience with retailer specifications. JS and Iceland specifications system experience will be deemed advantageous.

Application via CV.

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