This is an exciting opportunity for an accomplished Food Technologist to join a leading Fresh Produce business and to manage a specialist fruit category sourced on a gloabl basis.
As the Technologist you will be responsible for product quality and sourcing, customer management througout the supply chain and contributing to category management with regards to product innovation, sustainability and packaging solutions.
You will also be responsible for the technical elements of seasonal tenders and the maintenance and presentation of all technical data and competitor information using Excel spreadsheets.
There is also a high degree of customer interaction including new product launches and client events so will need to be comfortable dealing with major retail chains, wholesalers and the food service industry.
You will be an accomplished Food Technologist, ideally within fresh produce, with some experience of the supply chain function but more importantly in depth practical ability in Excel to accurately collate and present technical product data.
Good interpersonal skills are essential as there is a high degree of customer interaction with key clients throughout the UK as well as global suppliers.
On offer is an attractive basic salary and an excellent range of benefits including share option scheme
This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.
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