Food Safety Data Technologist

  • Job Reference: 132530
  • Date Posted: 9 May 2022
  • Recruiter: AF Blakemore
  • Location: Willenhall
  • Salary: £28,000
  • Sector: Retail & Consumer Products
  • Job Type: Full Time Flex
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Food Safety Data Technologist

The focus of this role is on supporting food safety, legality, quality, and integrity compliance across A.F. Blakemore. Special focus is on specification management across the group
Reports To Food Safety Data Lead

Location: Hybrid - Home / Office Based - office location could be Willenhall (West Midlands) or Talbot Green (South Wales)
Salary: Circa £28,000
Job type: Full time, Permanent
Hours: 40hrs per week

Benefits: Staff Discount, Company Pension Scheme, Company Sick Pay Scheme, Additional Holidays, Long Service Awards, Cycle to Work Scheme, Life Cover, Employee Volunteering opportunities

Closing date for applications: 28th May, 2022

Key Accountabilities
  • To collate and input data into customer specification portals and systems
  • To input supplier data into the Nutritics system for BR and BTP
  • To collate supplier information for key suppliers across the business
  • To offer support to Fresh Foods in raw material management
  • To input recipe, build data for all retail lines – Nutritics
  • To ensure live and accurate product labels for BR and BTP at all times
  • To support Food Service / retail with customer specification queries and advice
Generic Responsibilities
  • Ensure compliance with “The Blakemore Way” and appropriate levels of the competency framework
  • Maintain employee and organisational confidentiality in line with the Data Protection Act
  • Demonstrate commitment to equality and diversity
  • Comply with Health and Safety responsibilities in line with the Company Health, Safety and
Environmental Policy
  • Comply with all other policy and legal requirements in relation to role
Key Knowledge, Skills, Experience and Qualifications Required
  • Specifications writing experience is essential
  • Excellent data transfer skills and eye for detail
  • Ability to work accurately under time deadlines
  • Keen and enthusiastic approach to working both in a team and independently
  • Excellent communication skills and the capacity to build good working relationships with colleagues, suppliers, and customers
  • Strong organisational and planning skills with an attention to detail
  • Customer focussed and understands the importance of this to the business
  • Positive attitude and flexibility
  • Demonstrates integrity, a strong work ethic and upholds the company values and principles
You may have experience of the following: Food Science Graduate, Food Technologist, Food Manufacturing, HACCP, Food Quality Management, Quality Systems, Food Safety Policy, Food Safety Procedures, etc.

Ref: 132 530