Technical Assistant | Hertfordshire | £23K - £27K DOE

England, Hertfordshire
£23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
22 Dec 2016
21 Jan 2017
Edina Bremner
Full Time
Contract Type

We are working on behalf of one of the world's largest suppliers of the finest fresh produce in order to find a Technical Assistant. With growers located all over the world, this produce business supplies quality fruit and vegetables to the leading UK retailers all year round. Due to consistent growth, this top fresh produce business is now looking for a Technical Assistant to strengthen their Technical team.

The Job

As Technical Assistant, the main aim of your role will be to assist the Technical team in a variety of tasks including data analysis, writing reports and keeping the internal database up to date.
You would also produce technical documents and evaluate KPI information with the support of the Customer Technical Manager.
Other work would include liaising with internal teams (such as NPD, commercial, packaging and operations), visiting suppliers in order to sample produce, ensuring that customer specifications are always met or exceeded and occasional project work.

The Candidate

To become Technical Assistant, you must be organised, motivated and hardworking with a strong attention to detail.
It is important that you have experience working in a likewise role in a similar environment too.
You will also have experience in data entry systems, databases and have excellent Excel skills.
You will also be a strong communicator with excellent communication skills.