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Business management

Science Director

Science Directorate

Salary on application + company car and benefits.

Job summary

  • To support the Chief Executive in relation to the development and implementation of strategy to ensure profitable and sustainable growth of Campden BRI. To develop and implement Directorate strategies, in conjunction with other Directorates, to ensure the delivery, quality and uptake and impact of outputs in support of the overall strategy. To support the Chief Executive in promoting a positive culture across the business in which the core values are embedded and exhibited in all we do.

Business support

CRM Systems Manager

IT Services Department

£28,000 - £35,000 + benefits. Closing date 31/10/18

Job summary

  • The purpose of the role is to manage, support and continually improve the implementation of Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Microsoft SharePoint to Campden BRI users through effective liaison and engagement with relevant stakeholders.

Enquiry Handling Coordinator

Enquiry Handling Department

£17,750 - £20,000 + benefits. Closing date 30/11/18

Job summary

  • The role will be to form part of the new Enquiry Handling Team who will receive and mange enquiries from clients mainly by phone and email. The Enquiry Coordinator will have ownership of the enquiry from initial receipt, logging the enquiry onto CRM, passing the enquiry to a technical expert, following up progress internally with the technical expert, updating CRM to include closing the enquiry with the client to ensure that the matter has been resolved to a satisfactory manner.

Information Scientist – Digital Content Delivery

Information Services Department

£25,000 - £30,000 + benefits.

Job summary

  • To provide Campden BRI members and clients with excellent services in the area of information provision. The Information Scientist helps the organisation and its client with access to relevant, timely and accurate information using the latest formats and technologies. This is essential in maintaining our current services and in helping to build and develop our technical knowledge base.

Junior Developer

IT Services Department

Guide £20,000 - £25,000 + benefits. Closing date 20/11/18

Job summary

  • To design new systems/applications or evaluate and configure third party supplied systems/applications, implement, deploy and document the resulting systems using best practice methods. To support and maintain user applications ensuring quality and technical excellence, operational efficiency, and using best practice methods.

Catering and cleaning

Customer Service Assistant

Catering and Cleaning Team

Job summary

  • To plan, organise and prepare Starbucks bar and restaurant ensuring that the company’s reputation for food and Beverage quality and service is enhanced with the clients and customers. Responsible for compliance of Health, Safety, Food Hygiene and COSHH regulations and documentation. Provide high quality service to customers and client in line with a food and Beverage service offer that is applicable to sector and client. To work alongside the kitchen team and communicate with all team members to ensure a smooth, professional service is achieved.

Skills and experience

  • • Experience of working well in a successful team and following Procedures required
    • Passion about food and customer service
    • Food Hygiene Certificate (Training will be given)
    • High standards and quality driven
    • Knowledge of working to a budget and supporting the Team in achieving the GP

Cleaning Staff

Catering and Cleaning Team

Skills and experience

  • • Working as part of a team, cleaning and ensuring areas are secure which include office areas, laboratories and process halls. Full training will be given.
    • Ensure that only correct cleaning materials are used on site and for the correct purpose.
    • To lock areas and turn off lights as required and to inform supervisor, when this is not possible.
    • Ensure that keys are signed out, and after work, signed in.
    • Maintain required standards at all times.

Laboratory and analysis

Food Composition Technician

Food Composition, Chemistry and Biochemistry Department

£17,000 + benefits. Closing date 05/11/18

Job summary

  • The position involves the preparation and analysis of foods ready for reporting to the client. Full training will be provided and the applicant will work to accredited standards.

Laboratory Analyst - maternity cover

Wine and Spirits Section, Beer and Beverage Analysis Department

£17,750 - £20,000pa + benefits. Closing date 16/11/18

Job summary

  • To provide technical support and assistance to the Wine and Spirits team. To deliver analytical results using existing methods and work with the LIMS system.

Microbiology Technician (MAS)

Microbiology Analytical Services, Microbiology Department

c£17,000pa + benefits.

Job summary

  • To perform microbiological procedures on samples received into the MAS group, working within the quality systems of the group.

Microscopy Analyst

Microscopy, Chemistry and Biochemistry Department

£17,500 - £18,350 + benefits. Closing date 22/10/18

Job summary

  • To undertake microscopic investigations of glass fragments and other foreign bodies, food packaging and food structure and other materials using light and scanning electron microscopy, X-ray microanalysis and FT-IR analysis after appropriate training, and carry out other technical operations in accordance with the position as instructed.

Packaging Technician

Chromatography Section, Chemistry and Biochemistry Department

£17,750 - £23,000 + benefits. Closing date 22/10/18

Job summary

  • To manage surveillance projects including retail contracts. To undertake analysis of client samples and support associated method development activities within the chromatography section. To undertake all activities as departmental health and co-ordinator.

Principal Scientist

Food Allergens, Chemistry and Biochemistry Department

Up to £30,000 + benefits.

Job summary

  • The purpose of this role is to deliver an efficient, high quality service to clients in the area of food allergens. Activities related to allergen testing include involvement in provision of a testing service, advice and consultancy, training, events and research carried out by the Biochemistry section.

Principal Scientist - Processing and Storage

Biochemistry section, Chemistry and Biochemistry Department

Guide £22,220 - £40,000 + benefits. Closing date 27/11/18

Job summary

  • Plan, undertake and deliver R&D and contract projects in processing and storage chemistry/ chemical and biochemical aspects of food quality. Projects range from short term (e.g. single test on specified products and reporting results) to longer term R&D projects requiring formulation of ideas and approaches, planning of activities and resources to meet objectives and deadlines.

Virology Laboratory Technician

Microbiology Department

Guide £17,750 - £27,100+ benefits. Closing date 17/11/18

Job summary

  • Day-to-day maintenance of the virology laboratory including management and delivery of practical work performed in the laboratory. Assistance in matters related to Quality and Accreditation in the Virology Group and the wider microbiology department if required.

Processing and manufacturing

Assistant Brewer

Brewing Services Department

£17,000pa + benefits. Closing date 09/11/2018

Job summary

  • To assist in the brewery pilot plant with the various projects. The prime focus is within the pilot plant, but may also be asked to perform other work within the Brewing Services department.

Assistant Maltster and Brewer

Brewing Services Department

c£18,000pa + benefits. Closing date 23/11/2018

Job summary

  • To undertake Malting and Brewing project work, report results internally and externally, support activities in the pilot malting and brewery and, when required, lead projects. The prime focus is within the Malting and Brewing section, but there may be a requirement to perform tasks in other sections within the Brewing Services department.

Bakery Scientist

Baking and Cereal Processing Department

£18,500 - £20,500 + benefits. Closeing date 5/11/18

Job summary

  • The job holder will work on projects involving instrumental measurement techniques for dough and baked product quality. Projects can range from long term applied research through to those requiring only a few measurements. The post will report into the Ingredient Functionality group within the Baking Science section.

Food Safety Management Systems Specialist (Hygiene)

Food Manufacturing Technologies Department

c£30,000 + benefits.

Job summary

  • To support the section manager to deliver and grow the factory hygiene services. Hygiene services currently involve consultancy and testing work around topics such as personnel hygiene, hygienic design, building design, air handling, environmental sampling, cleaning & disinfection, training and general trouble shooting. Practical work will include a blend of research and contract services

Food Safety Management Systems Trainer

Food Manufacturing Technologies Department

c£35,000 + benefits.

Job summary

  • To provide high level consultancy and training to the Food and Drink industry from a solidly manufacturing and technical viewpoint.

Packaging Technologist

Packaging Group, Food Manufacturing Technologies Department

£18,000 - £22,000 + benefits.

Job summary

  • To assist with the delivery of scientific and technical projects relating to packaging services, giving high quality and cost-effective solutions to our clients (internal and external). The role is primarily focused on contract testing, consultancy and training but research projects are also undertaken periodically.

Product development and innovation

Product Innovation Manager

Product Innovation, Food Manufacturing Technologies Department

Guide £50,000 + benefits.

Job summary

  • To lead grow and develop the product innovation offering through forward looking technical research and proactive relationship building with key clients. This will be through the stimulation and creation of new research and development projects that take the team forward into new areas of technology consistent with the growth ambition of Campden BRI. Project will be a mix of long terms research and shorter, contract consultancy projects some delivered by the job holder but with support of the team in many aspects.

Regulatory and technical information

Food Law Advisor UK/EU

Regulatory Affairs Department

£23,000 - £30,000/£36,000pa dependent upon experience + benefits.

Job summary

  • To provide our members and clients with authoritative services in the areas of regulatory affairs. To work with the whole Regulatory Affairs department to provide support for both the food and drinks industry. To maintain and extend a high level of awareness of current UK and EU harmonised food legislation, related issues and likely developments. To answer questions from members, other clients and colleagues on the content, application and interpretation of the above.

Food Law Advisor – International (Spanish/Arabic/Scandinavian language skills)

Regulatory Affairs Department

£23,000 - £30,000/£36,000pa dependent upon experience + benefits.

Job summary

  • To provide our members and clients with authoritative services in the areas of regulatory affairs. To work with the whole Regulatory Affairs department to provide support for both the food and drinks industry. To maintain and extend a high level of awareness of current international harmonised food legislation, related issues and likely developments. To answer questions from members, other clients and colleagues on the content, application and interpretation of the above.

Head of Department

Regulatory Affairs Department

From £50,000pa dependent upon experience + benefits. Closing date 30/11/18

Job summary

  • To manage all aspects of the Regulatory Affairs Department at Campden BRI, ensuring that we develop, deliver and grow a full range of services that add value and support for our Food and Drinks Industry clients. As HOD, also to provide the lead for maintaining staff capabilities, training and development, motivation, resources, budget, performance, business management and improvement and health and safety in the Department.

Principal Regulatory Affairs Adviser

Regulatory Affairs Department

£35,000 - £45,000pa dependent upon experience + benefits. Closing date 15/11/18

Job summary

  • The provision of safe, honestly-marketed food is a legal, commercial and moral imperative. The Principal Regulatory Affairs Adviser helps our clients and internal teams consistently and efficiently meet complex, demanding and shifting legal requirements in Regulatory Affairs.

Regulatory Affairs Team Manager

Regulatory Affairs Department

Guide £40,000 - £53,000pa dependent upon experience + benefits. Closing date 15/11/18

Job summary

  • Reporting to the Head of the Regulatory Affairs Department, the Regulatory Affairs Team Manager is primarily responsible for developing, supporting, coaching, motivating and growing the team of regulatory advisers, expanding portfolio of services and improving procedures and working practices whilst ensuring a high level of service is delivered to all clients.

Sensory and consumer insight

Home Economist

Sensory Analysis and Testing Section, Consumer and Sensory Sciences Department

£17,750 – £22,000 + benefits. Closing date 19/10/18

Job summary

  • One of a team of Home Economists, who use their consumer knowledge to assess, score and report upon a wide variety of food and drink products, on behalf member and non-member clients and provide a supporting role to the Consumer Project Manager.

Sensory Assessor - part time

Sensory Analysis and Testing Section, Consumer and Sensory Sciences Department

£3,131pa + benefits.

Job summary

  • As a member of the panel you will undertake full training to enable you to objectively assess products in terms of their appearance, odour, flavour and texture. You should have a genuine interest in food and drink, be willing to learn several tasting techniques and be prepared to taste a wide variety of different products. Working as part of a team you will also be required to assist in other daily tasks within the department.

Sensory Scientist - Training

Consumer and Sensory Sciences Department

£22,500 – £35,000 + benefits. Closing date 16/11/18

Job summary

  • To deliver internal and external training courses to clients and colleagues to ensure continued business growth and client satisfaction. To provide development and administration support for sensory training activities.

Technical Project Officer

Sensory Analysis and Testing Section, Consumer and Sensory Sciences Department

£17,750 - £22,500 + benefits. Closing date 16/11/18

Job summary

  • Provides technical support to the Analysis and Testing Consumer section which involves liaising with clients including weekly meetings with product developers/technologists etc at client premises; test design, deployment and reporting utilising specialist sensory software systems; liaising with suppliers, working with sub-contractors at off site test locations and supervising respondents.