Specifications Manager

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Belper
Salary
35000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + Excellent Benefits
Posted
27 Jul 2018
Closes
24 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Specifications Manager
I'm currently working with a multi-award winning family business with a
great reputation across their sector, worldwide. Having recently
celebrated over 100 years in business, they still maintain their strong
family values and this is clearly reflected across their workforce of
over 3,000. They're at the forefront of food innovation and new industry
trends.
Due to an internal promotion, they're looking to recruit a Specifications
Manager to lead, manage and meet customer technical information within
the product information resource.
Key Responsibilities:
* Reporting to the European Quality Director within a European Quality
and Regulatory team
* Manage, guide and develop a team of experienced Food Specification
Technologists
* Play a hands on role in right first time customer specifications and
technical information to ensure successful product launch.
* Drive change and continuous improvement within the Product
Specifications Department
* Supervising the creation of new raw materials (first evaluation and
final business approval)
* Supervising the maintenance of existing raw materials data and
communicate changes in finished products to the customers and to
internal stakeholders.
* Manage the customer request workflow and allocate resources to meet
priorities together with the sales team.
* Play a key role in internal technical advice to the internal
development team to ensure products meet customer technical
expectations.
* Communicate and coordinate effectively with the European and
International colleagues to meet business targets.
Requirements:
* Graduate in Food or Science related subject or equivalent
* Excellent knowledge of writing specifications within the food
industry
* Experience of leading and motivating an experienced and developed
team
* Good ability to multitask and work accurately under pressure to tight
deadlines
* Good communication skills with internal and external customers and
other contacts
This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a great business whose family
values are instilled throughout.
The role comes with a competitive salary and a range of benefits
including excellent pension, healthcare plan, life insurance and child
care voucher scheme.
Keywords: Product Information Manager, Specifications Manager,
Specification Manager, Senior Specifications Manager, Senior Product
Information Manager, Senior Specifications Manager