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Specification Technologist

Job reference: 1044
Location: Barnsley
Salary: £25k - 26k per year

Specification Technologist

FMCG / Food


£25,000 to £26,000

Your New Employer

We are looking for a specification technologist to join one of the UK largest FMCG manufacturers this is a fantastic opportunity with excellent benefits. With almost 4000 employees in the UK, this is an opportunity to join a true market leading business as a specification technologist.

Your New Job

You will ensure all necessary information is presented in a format so as to enable the generation of a finished product specification and product label which meets with all relevant legislation. Also you will create specifications for retailers, foodservice, raw materials and branded products and ensure all data is correct and accurate, checking and approving bought in factored good specifications. You will also have to ensure all necessary and accurate legislative information is incorporated into the specifications, ensure compliance to retailer policies for retailer own label products and internal polices for branded products. Along with ensuring all necessary information is presented in a pack copy format so as to enable the generation of a product label which meets with all relevant legislation.

Understand, maintain and develop knowledge of retailer systems and requirements so as to enable maintenance of customer specifications on their chosen systems and liaise with Factory Technical, Procurement, Legal, NPD, BAM’s, TAM’s, Marketing and Project Managers so as to ensure products are compliant and the correct data is used to complete customer and branded specifications and the generation of pack copies. You will also be tasked with checking artwork to ensure that it is compliant, correct and reflective of the specification. Along with answering enquiries relating to the products managed including allergen, ingredient and nutritional information and answering enquiries and provide technical information for ingredient specifications including allergen, country of origin, shelf life, and nutritional information, etc.

The Person 

Quantica are searching for candidates that have a degree in Food Science/Technology. Working knowledge of related food legislation, Experience of Hamilton Grant / Retailer Speciation Portals, Knowledge of finished product requirements and specifications and working knowledge of related food legislation.

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