Specification Technologist

  • Derbyshire
  • £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Date: 25th Oct 2023   
Job Ref: ZEST/ES2510
Our client, a highly respected and innovative food manufacturer located in the East Midlands, has a rich tradition of delivering exceptional products to the market. They are currently seeking a Specification Technologist to join their dynamic team, this role involves crafting retail specifications and offers the flexibility of up to three days working from home.

As a Specification Technologist, you will be at the core of ensuring the quality and accuracy of retail specifications. Your work will play a critical role in maintaining the company's reputation for excellence and compliance. If you have a keen eye for detail, a passion for precision, and appreciate the flexibility of working from home, this opportunity is ideal for you.

Key Responsibilities:
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather information and details required for retail product specifications.
- Craft, review, and update product specifications to ensure compliance with industry standards and regulations.
- Maintain meticulous records and documentation for each product.
- Ensure the accuracy of technical data, ingredient lists, and allergen information.
- Conduct regular reviews to keep specifications up to date.
- Manage communication with suppliers, customers, and internal teams regarding specification-related queries.
- Take advantage of the option to work from home for three days a week.

Qualifications:
- A degree in Food Science, Food Technology, or a related field.
- Proven experience in specification writing within the food industry.
- Exceptional attention to detail and organisational skills.
- Strong knowledge of food safety and labelling regulations.
- Effective communication and teamwork abilities.
- Self-motivated and capable of managing tasks independently.
- Proficiency in using specification software and tools.

What We Offer:
- A role that plays a vital part in maintaining the company's reputation for product quality and compliance.
- Flexibility with three days of working from home.
- Competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package.
- Opportunities for professional growth and development within the organisation.
- The satisfaction of being part of a respected food manufacturing company.

If you are meticulous in your work, have experience in specification writing, and appreciate the flexibility of working from home, please get in touch on 01780 483 999 and ask for Emily or email es@zestfoodjobs.co.uk.

Please note - our client is unable to offer sponsorship or support with PSW Visas

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