Specifications Technologist (Maternity Cover)

Specifications Technologist (Maternity Cover)

  • Location


  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £30000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tony Williams

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8954

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    ASAP / Immediately

Specifications Technologist (Maternity Cover)
FMCG Food Manufacturing
Knowsley, Sefton, St Helens, Liverpool, Merseyside, North West.

A leading food business in the Merseyside area is currently seeking a Specifications Technologist to join their Technical team on a FTC to cover maternity leave..

The successful Specifications Technologist will be responsible for creating / maintaining product specifications for all the major retailers along with ensuring all products comply with company standards and meet customer expectations.

Reporting into the Technical Manager, the Specifications Technologist will have recently worked within a Specification writing role for a food or drink manufacturing company with a good knowledge of the major retailer specifications systems.

Responsibilities of the Specifications Technologist include:

• Update /maintain all finish product specs on both internal and retailer spec systems.
• Understand relevant documentation relating to product specification including HACCP, food safety etc.
• 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.

You will be self motivated, organised with a focus on attention to detail and have excellent communication skills.

Application via CV.

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