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Food Safety Specialist (Allergens)

We are working in partnership with Campden BRI in the recruitment of a Food Safety Specialist - Allergens, to manage and deliver scientific and technical projects (analysis, consultancy, training and research), along with advising clients on food safety and analytical requirements pertaining to allergens.

Having been established for over 100 years, Campden BRI is well known for its breadth of services. With over 2,400 member companies, including the top 10 UK retailers and the top 15 global food & beverage manufacturers, clients view the organisation as an extension of their own in-house technical team.

The main duties of the role will be to;

· Plan and execute a blend of contract, training and research projects

· Analyse and interpret results and prepare client reports

· Respond to direct technical enquiries using appropriate information retrieved from various sources

· Prepare project proposals/tenders for client

· Design, develop and present training materials as either the Lead Tutor or as a Support Tutor

This is an exciting opportunity to join a company who make a difference and help companies succeed through the services they supply. In order to be considered for the role you will;

· Be a graduate in a relevant scientific subject, or have equivalent experience

· Possess a technical knowledge of the food industry gained in either a Technical or Quality Manager role

· Demonstrable experience of food allergen management

· Have an understanding of, or experience in, the theory and practice of allergen analysis including ELISA and DNA-based methods

Highly advantageous would be;

· A knowledge of mass spectrometry techniques

· Practical experience of an industrial food safety management standard

· An understanding of scientific regulatory affairs as it relates to food allergens in the UK/EU

As well as a competitive base salary of between £22,350 to £30,000 DOE, Campden BRI offers a strong rewards package including;

· Company Pension Scheme with matched contributions up to 10%

· 24 days holiday (excluding bank holidays) with the opportunity to Buy/Sell holidays

· Comprehensive Training and Development and the potential to be supported through a wide range of external training

Campden BRI are situated in the picturesque village of Chipping Campden and is the largest employer in the local area. The site offers state of the art laboratories as well as onsite parking, a subsidised restaurant, and a glorious wetland area. Due to the location you will need to drive.


Remuneration: 30000
Location: Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire
Reference: JN -032021-26105_1614709662
Type: Permanent
Sector: Technology & Digital
Date Added: 02 Mar 2021
Closing Date: 30 Mar 2021

To apply for this role, please email Lisa Smith with your CV and supporting statement/cover letter including reference number JN -032021-26105_1614709662