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Specification Technologist

Job Reference:
V/12862/EFB
Date Posted:
08 November 2017
Location:
Dorset
Salary:
£25,000 depending on experience
Sector:
Food
Job Function:
NPD
Job Type:
Permanent

Job Description

Who doesn't love premium chocolate?

Imgaine being a part of the team that created tasty chocolates to be sold in the likes of Selfridges, Harrods and John Lewis!

As Specification Technologist you would be responsible for ensuring writing, processing and approving all product specifications and declarations as well as checking artwork. You would be working on multiple projects at one time, to creat, check and review finished products to ensure they are customer approved and agreed. You would be completing product and technical information in line with customer expectations. You would also be responsible for technical sign off across all printed packaging, which would involve chesking the artwork against specification through several stages and gateways. You would be overseeing the constant project of updating specifications as and when recipes are changed and communicating to relevant staff. Along with these requiments there will be other duties that you may be assigned, across multiple teams such as Product Development and Technical.

To be successful in this application, you would need a degree or HND in Food Technology, Food Science or another relevant degree. You would be expected to already have knowledge of food labelling requirements, and at least 1 year experience in a similar role. Understanding of Supermarket Technical Libraries or Specifications would be an advantage. To succeed in the role, drive, energy and enthusiasm are important along with a methodical approach to being organised when it comes to deadlines.

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