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Spec Writer
Ref No.: 18-18668
Location: Barrington, Illinois
Client is seeking a Legacy Spec Update, Spec Writer for a long term contract.

No Corp. to Corp. or 3rd party
Onsite position, must be available for an onsite interview if requested.

Job description
The LSU (Legacy Spec Update) Spec Writer will be accountable to verify ingredient specification information and work with client resources to update and publish the specifications. This will involve contacting suppliers to gather regulatory and food safety data, and with the involvement of subject matter experts (SME), comparing it to existing data in the Document Management system (DM), updating the information found in the Product Vision (PV) specifications, and correcting discrepancies when found. The LSU Generalist will also be accountable to ensure that the specification is approved internally by client SMEs, is aligned to and accepted by the suppliers, and is posted to the Document Management system. This role requires strong proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office tools, and basic understanding of ingredient parameters and laboratory test methods.