At Samworth Brothers our business is food, with our quality chilled and ambient products enjoyed by millions of people every day.We are a fourth-generation family business employing over 10,000 people, operating from well-invested and modern food manufacturing and retail sites across the UK.Our consumer brands include the No 1 Cornish pasty favourite, Ginsters, the iconic malt loaf, Soreen, and sports nutrition brand SCI_MX.
We are recruiting a Group Specifications Coordinator to join our Technical team in Leicester to manage the coordination of raw material and primary packaging specifications for the whole of the Samworth Brothers group. This will be delivered by the Foods Connected platform which has a one-year implementation plan.
You will liaise closely with Samworth Brothers sites as the Foods Connected plan is rolled out whilst at the same time reducing duplication and simplification of raw material and primary packaging specifications. You will be the Samworth Brothers lead with Procurement and for retailers on raw material and primary packaging specifications where these are related to group supply.
In further detail your key duties will include:
The Successful Individual
To be successful in the role, you will have the following required skills, experience, knowledge and qualifications:
It’s the quality of our people that’s made us successful. We encourage a culture of opportunity and learning where our people can gain skills and qualifications to achieve their full potential. We reward hard work and dedication with competitive pay, retirements saving plan, profit share, private health care, occupational health, subsidised employee restaurant, long service awards, free car parking.