Specification Technologist

  • Job Reference: 98989
  • Date Posted: 27 April 2022
  • Recruiter: Magenta Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: West London
  • Salary: £38,000 to £40,000
  • Sector: Food & Beverage Manufacturing
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Bryoni Charles
  • Email: bryoni.charles@magrec.co.uk
  • Telephone: 0208 547 3399

Job Description

Specification Technologist

Location: London

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £38K - £40K 


 Responsibilities :

  •  Ensure food safety and quality objectives are met at all times.
  • To Compile Customer Product Specifications, review and update them in a timely manner.
  • Provide technical support to the company and all customers.
  • Compile and maintain Raw Material Specifications, get approval from Supplier and Head of Technical. Co-ordinate with supplier to get COA/COC of raw material received. Ensure raw material specifications are updated from time to time.
  • Keep abreast of legislation to ensure company compliance and communicate any changes internally.
  • Assist in the benchmarking of products to ensure Technical Compliance to specification.
  • Ensure new products are analysed according to customer requirements for Nutrition and Shelf life.
  • Ensure that micro samples are recorded and sent to the lab in co-ordination with QC’s is done as per the schedule
  • Completion of Quality Attribute sheets and any other Technical documentation required by the customer.
  • Manage objectives set by the Head of Technical and ensure completion within the timescales provided.
  • Any other tasks as required by the Head of Technical.



  • Familiar with high risk/high care environment
  • Have ready meal/chilled food experience  
  • Have process knowledge 
  • Must have legal labelling knowledge