A market leader in their sector, our Client is an established and highly successful Fresh Produce service provider, working with an exciting portfolio of products that are destined for the UK retailers. We are currently seeking an Intake and Ripening Assistant to be based at a product dedicated site to strengthen their position with customers at an exciting time of expansion.


Working as a key member of the ripening team, the Intake and Ripening Assistant will work closely with the Intake and Ripening Manager to ensure the smooth flow of product through the ripening process, meeting customers’ requirements and expectations.


Main Responsibilities include;

Inspect all product arriving to site, to ensure intake expectations are met

Professionally liaise with customers to update daily on product ripening

Update & maintain ripening records and documentation accurately

Pressure / Process / Protocol checks


We require;

Experience within the Fresh produce sector

Accurate, professional and dedicated approach

Exposure in a Quality / Ripening focused position

Knowledge of Fresh Produce / Fruit controls and processes

Ripening exposure, with an understanding of product stock, allocation, release, etc.


This position is varied and demanding, with the successful individual benefiting from an excellent career with a leading business within Fresh Produce supply.


Hours; 4-on – 4-off; 5.00am-5.00pm

Salary; Up to £25k

Location: Kent


Please call Aimi or Louise to discuss the role of Intake and Ripening Assistant / Ripening Assistant / Intake Assistant on 01284 735575 or alternatively please send a CV for consideration to info@tailormaderesources.co.uk