To ensure that all Company quality parameters and procedures are complied with and that all products manufactured meet the required standards and specifications.
To assess raw material specification data against Company and retailer requirements, requesting further detail and clarification from suppliers where necessary before approving it for use to produce finished product specifications.
To complete finished product specifications for retailer and branded products, ensuring accurate information is provided for customer use and on pack information.
To work closely with a range of internal departments and suppliers to gather information, and to interpret this data to complete specifications in compliance with Company standards.
To conduct reviews of artwork to ensure accuracy of legal labelling information.
To update the Company’s specifications database.
To keep updated with current and forthcoming legislation to ensure that the Company’s products conform to relevant legal requirements.
To work with the Company’s internal recipe management system and customer web based systems.
To work with the Senior technical team in relation to supplier audits and associated documentation and systems.
To take part in the supplier approval process, assessing approval documentation and providing reasoned judgement to colleagues when necessary.
To ensure that the Company is professionally represented at all times, both inside and outside the business.
To protect the health, safety and welfare of the job-holder and others at all times.
To take an active role in continuously developing the job-holder’s skills and knowledge through self-development activities and/or through attending Company organised training and development opportunities.
To respond to ad hoc requests and/or take an active role in specific projects as directed by the job-holder’s line manager.
To undertake any other reasonable duties as may from time to time be required by the Company
Computer literate is essential (word / excel / office 365 ) Microsoft teams experience preferred
Fully trained and experience in either RM or FG specs preferred
Raw material safety approval and risk assessment experience preferred
Be able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
Flexibility to work at home or at site (typically 50/50)
Maths literacy essential
Very good attention to detail essential
Team player approach essential
We are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.