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Junior Technologist

Job Title: Junior Technologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Industry:
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q95919
Contact Name: Quest Search and Selection
Contact Email: apply@questsearch.co.uk
Job Published: November 18, 2014 19:17

Job Description

A food supplier to retail and food service customers is looking for a Junior Technologist for their UK team. This position has been created to support the business as it continues to grow existing accounts and develop new customers. This position will be very diverse and give exposure to lots of functions within the team so it's a great opportunity for a junior food industry professional to develop their career

Key Accountabilities

  • Product specification management
  • Packaging and artwork management
  • Manage a regular quality testing programme
  • Liaise with customers and the manufacturing site to manage complaints and reduction plans
  • Work closely with the Technical Manager to coordinate and follow up on visits and audits
  • Keep up to date with the latest food legislation

Key Requirements

  • Quality assurance or technical experience in the food industry
  • Experience working with retail customers
  • Confident in using retail specification systems
  • Good communication and people skills
  • Hard working and a willingness to support the wider team
  • Willingness to travel overseas
  • A full, clean driver's licence

This position will be very diverse and give exposure to lots of functions within the team so it's a great opportunity for a junior food industry professional to develop their career. If you have the experience and ambition required then we would welcome your application.

We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible.

Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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