Formulations Administrator

The Role

The successful candidate will:

  • Be a key member of the Formulations team, which is a key Operational department supporting Technical and Commercial teams and Production
  • Gain exposure to our UK, ROI and International Technical and Commercial teams
  • Gain an understanding of the diet Formulation process and the importance of accuracy for Operational, Manufacturing and Quality compliance.

Key duties include:

  • Supporting our Technical and Nutrition teams with the administration of diet formulation for manufacturing
  • Liaising with internal departments and external parties to ensure customer requirements are met
  • Creating product and label specifications whilst complying with current legislation
  • Assisting with the set-up of new raw materials and manufactured products on computer system

Essential Criteria:

  • Degree in Agriculture, Animal Science or related subject
  • GCSE qualification in English, Maths and Science or equivalent
  • Excellent analytical skills, numeracy accuracy and attention to detail
  • Good written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively across all levels
  • Good organisational and time management skills, with the ability to prioritise effectively and work under pressure
  • Strong ICT skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to build constructive working relationships and work collaboratively with others
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Ability to work both within a team and unsupervised
  • Full driving licence and access to a car

Salary and Benefits:

  • 37.5hr week, flexibility will be required
  • Based in Belfast, travel may be required
  • Competitive salary dependent upon skills and experience
  • Company matched pension scheme, paid via salary sacrifice
  • Corporate Health Cashplan, with access to an Employee Assist Programme
  • Internal training and development opportunities

How to Apply

To apply for this role, please forward your CV and cover letter to

Closing date for applications is 5:00pm on Monday 14th June

The Devenish Group is an Equal Opportunities Employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.