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Food Technologist/Technical Administrator

Date Posted:
07 Jun 2019
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Job Description
Job Title: Food Technologist/Technical Administrator
Location: Bournville, Birmingham
Rate: £15.38  ph PAYE / £19.50  ph Umbrella 
Employment Type: Contract (6 Months)
Reference: K3019
Key Responsibilities:


Part of a project team in charge of implementing a fully integrated specification system. In close contact with our cross functional team you will ensure that our specification excellence principles are implemented in the system. Lead specification review and resolution of discrepancies within recipe management system for defined products or components working as part of a larger team, ensuring effective communication to ensure efficiency and speed. Independently coordinates specification management within the given deadlines, escalation of issues or risks to deadlines as required. Ensures consistency, technical precision and compliance with methods of work. Supports the wider Product Development team as required by business priorities.

Skills Required:
  • Organisational skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Ability to work across boundaries / functions and to collaborate with others to deliver results
  • Strong attention to detail and problem solving skills
  • Quick learner with strong IT skills    
  • Knowledge of food safety
  • Adaptability/ flexibility to deal with frequently changing priorities
  • Self starter with strong drive for results
Skills Preferred:
  • SAP system understanding 
Experience Required:
  • Internship or experience in Product Development within food industry
  • Experience in food development would be a strong advantage
  • General knowledge of food manufacturing technologies, ingredients and ability to operate the equipment
  • Agility in learning new IT systems is required.
    Experience Preferred:
    • Experience with RD&Q systems such as Specification Management System, SAP is an advantage
      Education Required:
      • Scientific/Technical Degree. Chemical engineering, Food Technology, Food Science or Food Engineering preferred


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