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JOB TITLE: Raw Materials Coordinator   SALARY: £26k - 30k per year + .    ADDED: 04-08-2022

JOB TYPE: Permanent LOCATION: Shepton Mallet, Somerset, England

Raw Materials Coordinator - Food Industry
£26000 - 30000 pa DOE
This is a role that will involve working for one of Somersets largest food manufacturers
The successful Raw Materials Manger will be involved in routine tasks such as supplier and specification approval, risk assessments and investigative audits.
Candidates must have proven Technical/ Raw Material Management experience within the food manufacturing industry.  
The role of the Raw Materials Coordinator will involve:
·Supporting Customer audits on site - factory tours, traceability exercises and documentation review
·Technical responsibility for all raw materials delivered to site
·Managing all raw material and supplier approval documentation, ensuring it is held on file & up to date
·Reviewing supplier BRC status or Self-Audit questionnaire to determine approval of new supplier to site
·To determine Raw Material risk rating and implementation of any key controls required
·Maintaining Food Integrity risk assessment
·Assessment & approval of Printed Packaging deliveries
·Managing & coordinating Packaging trials through the factory, where necessary
·To complete annual supplier performance review & take necessary action regarding poor performance.
·To investigate and raise raw material complaints and issues with suppliers
·Trending of supplier complaints to identify ongoing/ repeat issues
·Occasional auditing of key raw material suppliers
·Conducting Site Internal Audits as required, taking appropriate action where non-conformances are identified
·Attendance to NPD meeting
·Providing weekend cover via Technical "On Call" rota
Raw Materials Coordinator Skills and Experience:
Food or science related degree or equivalent, or 2 years' experience working in Technical or Raw Material Management
Certified HACCP qualification 
Experience of working in chilled Food manufacturing and High Care environments
Raw Materials Coordinator Salary and Benefits
Starting Salary of £26,000 -£30,000 DOE
Long service award - 5 years' service and upwards
Life insurance (once successfully completed probation period)
30 days holiday per annum
Subsidised canteen
Pension Scheme
Enhanced company sick pay
Key Word Search Raw materials, Raw Materials Manager, QA Manager, Quality Manager, Specifications Technologist,  Technical Administrator, Technical Assistant
Commutable from Frome, Trowbridge, Shepton Mallet, Wincanton, Bridgwater, Yeovil, Bath