Specialist recruitment resourcing within the food & drink manufacturing sectors


Specifications Technologist * £21,000 – £24,000 * Bury

Benefits: Standard Company Benefits
Location: Bury
Sector: Meat
Reference: 6906

OUR CLIENT is a medium sized food business delivering a variety of chilled foods to the Multiple Retailer from the UK and Europe.

THE ROLE’s main responsibility will be to provide help and assistance to the Technical Account Managers in their day-to-day activities – producing and maintaining Spec. This will involve:-

  • Completing customer specification agreements in a timely manner and ensuring that they reflect the company’s ability to supply.
  • Assisting with customer complaint investigations, monitoring and recording complaint investigations.
  • Liaising with raw materials suppliers to gather the necessary information for completing specifications in compliance with customer’s requirements.
  • Opportunity to be involved in working closely with both Technical and NPD teams
  • Applying knowledge/experience to analyse information, make judgements and reach decisions
  • Food experience, awareness of allergens, typical compound ingredients and ingredient declarations

The Specifications Technologist role will be a Monday to Friday role, 8am to 4.30pm.


  • An HND or Degree in a science subject, preferably in Food Science/Technology
  • An ability to prioritise
  • Good communication skills, both verbally and written
  • Good computer skills and ability to work with databases

If this job is of interest and you would like to investigate this further, apply TODAY!

“Kandhu Recruitment will consider all applications based on each candidate’s suitability to the role or similar roles within the Food Sector and if we feel you are a relevant candidate we will process your application by adding you to our secure recruitment database and then contacting you to progress job opportunities further. We do not contact unsuitable applicants.”

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