Technical Coordinator

Reference:

3196

Discipline:

Technical, Quality, Compliance

Salary:

£23,500 to £24,000 Per Annum

Town/City:

Coventry, Warwickshire

Contract Type:

Permanent

Closing Date:

30/08/2021

Technical Coordinator - £24,000 pa – Coventry

A food manufacturing business that supplies its products to Retailers, Wholesalers and Foodservice operators has an opportunity immediately available for a Technical Coordinator to take on a broad range of Technical responsibilities.

A key responsibility will be the updating and maintenance of information on the online Technical portals such as Hamilton Grant and Retailer specific web portals. There will be a further requirement to ensure nutritional and allergen information meets specifications and artwork and labels are compliant.

Involvement with Specifications will consume a large portion of the Technical Coordinators time and will include the coordination and prioritisation of Specification projects, ensuring there on time delivery. This role will also have an interesting element that involves liaising with customers both remotely and during site visits, supplier audits and raw material appraisals.

Working closely with the Quality Manager and using their understanding of Food Safety laws and Packaging regulations, the Technical Coordinator will provide advice relating to regulatory and legislative issues. Responsibilities will further extend to ensuring the business continuously manufactures products that are safe and legal.

The Technical Coordinator will lend their support to NPD projects by offering advice to the NPD team on matters such as labelling, shelf life, allergens and packaging legalities. The jobholder needs to have a natural affinity for improving systems and procedures and will be tasked with the development of standard operating procedures for artwork creation.

Applicants should have experience gained from within a Food Manufacturing environment, combined with some knowledge of the online Technical/Specification portals operated by customers.  Ref 3196