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Specifications Technologist.

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Manchester

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£35,000 plus benefits

Job reference: CH/TNT/155
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Posted 15 days ago

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Location: Manchester

Role Overview: Our client is currently seeking a specifications technologist based in Manchester. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual with experience of writing specifications for all the major retailers.

  • Join a leading FMCG manufacturer.
  • Take on the challenge of managing and approving specifications.
  • Assisting in looking at packaging solutions.

Company Overview

Our client is a leading player in their industry. They have achieved this by maintaining a strong commitment to consistent quality and innovation, while fostering an open, inclusive, and encouraging culture. With a forward-thinking approach to technology, they create an inspiring environment for individuals who are eager to make a difference.

Position Overview

The specification technologist plays a crucial role within the organisation, managing packaging projects and supporting the Senior packaging technologist in their day-to-day activities. The contributions of the packaging technologist are instrumental in ensuring the final product's quality, as packaging technology is vital in preserving the perfect condition of our client's products.

Responsibilities

·         Create manage and maintain specifications for raw materials packaging and finished product to the required standard.

·         Completing and approving customer specifications, Pack copies and QAS’s to their required standard in a timely manner.

·         Have full working knowledge and key user of multiple customer portals including MCreate Erudus and Nutricalc to generate nutritional information for BOP etc. Maintain product quality safety and labelling.

·         Review product recipes. Manage and complete all customer requests and supplier approval. Allergen listings, Spreadsheets, Horizon scanning for information.

·         Coordinate all new information for new product specifications, transferring information into the factory and customer and customer requirements.

·         Supplying when requested packaging specifications to aid with customer new line forms. Ensuring that all packaging products meet set requirements and specifications.

 Requirements

·         Strong communication skills

·         Ability to use Word, Excel, Outlook, Adobe

·         Customer focussed, drives results and engagement.

·         Strong organisation skills, with effective time management.