Specification Manager (Experience with China GB)



For one of our clients we are looking for a Specifications manager, AMN (advanced medical nutrition). Experience with China GB skills.


The Specification Technologist tasks and responsibilities:

  • To ensure that new and existing ingredients specifications used in products for China AMN are compliant to relevant China GB requirements
  • To maintain a GB compliant ingredient database and keep it up to date
  • To participate in challenging & dynamic business projects within multidisciplinary project teams
  • To build strong working relationships with relevant global, local, internal and external stakeholders, with an emphasis on understanding & communicating the latest China GB requirements to relevant colleagues
  • To support RM selection & dossier preparation for global China AMN projects
  • To support onsite audit in EU factories when required
  • To lead or effectively support other Specification Managers in negotiations with suppliers, to form mutual agreements which satisfy the needs of the company
  • To creation of specifications if required and/or use of SAP
  • Inspire and influence internal stakeholders towards specification management ambition


  • Education background in a scientific discipline / Regulatory /Quality with relevant to food or pharmaceuticals
  • 1-2 years’ experience
  • Knowledge and expertise of food ingredient functionality, quality & food safety and/or regulation (esp. China GB) from a Food, FMCG or pharmaceutical background
  • Basic understanding of business needs, marketing, finance, nutrition and sensory evaluations. Proficient in project management principles
  • Experience in international organizations with various functional disciplines at several locations, preferably from food, pharma or FMCG
  • Experience of technical negotiation with suppliers is highly preferred
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills to drive cross-functional discussions
  • Ability to collate/interpret analytical data, draw conclusions and propose next steps for business
  • Ability to prioritize workload, ability to work structurally and focused with good time management skills


  • Experience of using SAP is desirable but not essential
  • Language: fluent English in both writing and speaking. Chinese or other language is a plus


Assignment for 12 months.Starting a.s.a.p.
External contract via Nutri-akt

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