Compliance Raw Material Technologist

Location: Bedwas
Salary: £30k - 33k per year
Contact: Rachel Wilson
Call: Rachel
Reference: 1968
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Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are operating as an employment agency on behalf of its client.

 

  • Compliance Raw Food Technologist
  • Location: Bedwas
  • Hours of work: 9.00am - 5.00pm Monday to Friday
  • Salary: £30,000 - £33,000

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and approve the existing and new raw materials
  • Conducting full risk assessment for raw materials in accordance and compliance with customer's code of practice (all main retailers)
  • Maintain the supplier self-audit questionnaires for new and existing suppliers
  • Perform the horizon scanning and advising business of potential supplier/raw material issues
  • Approve and maintain supplier's own format raw material specifications
  • Maintain, update and issue of the approved suppliers list
  • Take the ownership of the raw material tracker and manage the spec approvals
  • Maintain the allergens data for bakery , sausage house and factored goods
  • Perform internal audits against systems to ensure compliance and completion of corrective actions to root cause
  • Maintaining the supplier approval for factored goods
  • Approve of non-branded factored goods specifications
  • Validate on pack claims by reviewing the raw material specifications
  • Provide Technical support in the escalation of corrective actions with suppliers where raw material requirements are not met
  • Ensure that suppliers are fully approved
  • Maintain and update relevant raw material systems and databases liaising with Operations, Technical and NPD as appropriate
  • Assist in the co-ordination of response to raw material related food safety alerts

 

Experience, attributes & skills sought:

  • Minimum 5 years' experience working within the food industry
  • Experience in effective communication with suppliers
  • Sound technical knowledge and understanding of manufacturing processes
  • BRC internal auditor certification would be an advantage
  • Awareness of Good Manufacturing Practice Standards
  • Awareness of main retailers requirements (Codes Of Practice)
  • Intermediate HACCP Principles
  • FIC Legislation awareness would be an advantage
  • Understanding the requirements of ISO 9001:2000, ISO 14000, QMS, BRC, GMP and Customer Codes Of Practice

 

Closing date is 12th April 2021

To Apply please follow the application process for the site this job is advertised on or email your CV to Rachel.wilson@hawk-3.com. By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. To view our full Privacy Policy please visit our website.

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future