Specifications Technologist – 6 month FTC

Job Reference

GRPF0026

Contract

Full Time

Location

Corby

Closing Date

17/06/2022

Job Description

At Tayto Group we need the very best to add value to our business and become part of our on-going success, therefore we are looking for an experienced Specifications Technologist to join us on a 6 month fixed term contract. Whilst the role is a FTC, there may be opportunity to secure a permanent position.

Job Summary:
The successful candidate will be responsible for creating specifications for a range of retail customers, reviewing and approving artwork as well as ensuring deadlines are met with consistent accuracy.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Completion of retailer specifications as per the requirements defined by the Group Technical Compliance Manager
  • Completion of Brand pack copies as per the requirements defined by the Group Tech Services Manager
  • Ensuring all artwork is accurate and correct
  • Updating various specification systems of our customers and all associated documentation
  • Day-to-day support of projects and managing workloads to be able to complete tasks within the required timescales
  • Support the group technical function with any other group technical tasks that may need actioning
  • Ensuring all specifications and artwork are legally compliant

What we are looking for:

  • Food related Degree such as Quality systems or Food Science
  • Significant experience of writing food specifications
  • Knowledge of retailer systems
  • Detailed knowledge of the Food Information for Consumers Regulation
  • Excellent attention to detail whilst being able to organise workload to achieve deadlines.
  • Ability to communicate verbally and in writing at all levels
  • Food labelling qualification

ESSENTIAL SKILLS

 

  • Minimum of HND in Food related field
  • Significant experience of writing food specifications
  • Knowledge of retailer systems
  • Detailed knowledge of the Food Information for Consumers Regulation
  • Excellent attention to detail whilst being able to organise workload to achieve deadlines.
  • Ability to communicate verbally and in writing at all levels
  • Food labelling qualification

DESIRED SKILLS

  • Experience of dealing with major retailers such as Tesco, Morrison’s, Sainsbury’s, Asda etc.
  • Food related Degree such as Quality systems or Food Science

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