The Labeling Specialist will be the expert on USDA and FDA food labeling regulations to assist our Legal, Marketing, Customer Service, and Sales Departments. The Labeling Specialist will be responsible for reviewing Point of Purchase (POP) materials, advertising materials, website information, and other marketing materials for adherence to Federal labeling regulations. The Labeling Specialist will assist with reviewing and submitting label approval requests for manufactured and non-manufactured products. The Labeling Specialist will act as backup for the Nutritional Labeling Specialist as needed.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Review draft POP materials for adherence to Federal labeling regulations
Assist in reviewing new advertising against Federal regulations
Review materials posted to the Boar’s Head website for accuracy
Assist with the submission of label approval requests for manufactured and non-manufactured products
Coordinate information and issue final ingredients, nutrition and claims to R&D and Marketing Managers for label development.
Provide correct calorie and nutritional information for products to retail customers as required under Federal and State laws.
Provide technical expertise to the Company Legal Department as requested to support product labeling, advertising, and marketing programs.
Assist in maintaining and updating the ingredient and allergen databases
Bachelor’s degree in a food science discipline. Knowledge of meat and cheese processing preferred.
Education and/or experience in USDA/FDA product labeling.
Must be able to understand chemical analysis reports and COAs (Certificates of Analysis) and create summary reports (statistical analysis, trends, etc.)
Strong computer skills (MS Office – Word, Excel)
Demonstrated ability to effectively present information in clear concise formats, and to effectively communicate with all levels of management, including sales, customer service, distribution and manufacturing.
Since 1905, Boar’s Head Brand has been the name you can trust for quality products and service. Our mission is to continue to be recognized as the leading provider of exceptional customer service and superior delicatessen products. We are committed to continuously improving our time-honored processes through the involvement of our dedicated employees.