Technical Assistant / Specifications Technologist

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  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £22000 - £24000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Helen Darnell

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8967

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  • Published:

    10 days ago

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A leading Food Manufacturer is currently seeking a Technical Assistant / Specifications Technologist to support with delivering Technical processes, creating specifications and providing interaction with both suppliers and internal / external stakeholders.

Responsibilities of the Technical Assistant / Specifications Technologist include:
Produce and maintain key retail and foodservice customer specifications and technical requirements for both new and existing products.
Provide support to the quality department with QMS and BRC certification.
Monitor all legal requirements and current legislation.
Ensure the business meets customer technical standards and compliance.
Produce Technical reports.
Raw material and packaging supplier specifications management.
Support and coordinate the company NPD process and manage new line forms.
Communicate any policy and procedural changes from customers and support to implement the changes.
Ensure all relevant paperwork and administration is completed in a timely manner and to standards.

You will be an experienced Food Technologist / Specifications Technologist with knowledge of retailer and or food service specification systems working within a fast paced food manufacturer. You’ll have excellent communication skills and good customer facing skills.

You will have the ability to manage multiple tasks with a high level of verbal and numeric reasoning and able to interpret data. A passionate, self motivated and tenacious individual with a positive mind-set.

Application via CV

Scantec Personnel Limited is acting as an employment business and an employment agency. For contract or interim roles (and unless otherwise stated), all pay rates stated are on a Limited Company basis. Agency PAYE, Umbrella and CIS (if applicable) engagement models are also available, which will result in a different pay rate than advertised above.

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