about 2 months ago
Fresh Produce Technologist | Spalding
Are you passionate about delivering results and driven to exceed expectations? Looking to achieve this within a large and innovative business? If so, we want to hear from you.
About Our Client
Our client is a market-leading and innovative fresh produce business with a worldwide footprint. They are looking to strengthen their Technical team with the appointment of a Technologist reporting to the Technical Manager
About the Job
Working as part of the Technical team, this role requires you to build strong working relationships with growers and customers. As Technologist you will maintain supplier risk assessments, and manage a sampling and analysis programme - Pesticide, Microbiology and authenticity. Ensure that suppliers have up-to-date certification and due diligence documentation: Agricultural systems - Global Gap, F2F, TN, LEAF, Organic, packhouse. Ensure all suppliers have appropriate SEDEX registrations and related ethical compliance. You will cover the technical manager when required.
The Ideal Candidate
We are seeking a creative and innovative thinker with experience working in the food, fresh produce or horticulture sectors. This role would ideally suit a graduate who has had a placement year working in a technical role. You will be computer literate with excellent communication and presentation skills. A strong team player, you will be self-motivated and committed to personal development, demonstrating a professional approach and attitude. A full UK driving licence is required.
How to Apply
If this sounds like you, please apply via the link. Alternatively, for a confidential chat about the role, please contact Luan on 01780 480530 or email email@example.com.