Position Description

Labeling Specialist
Location Marshfield, WI
Division Figi's Companies, Inc.
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We seek a knowledge driven, technical Labeling Specialist with a passion for being the subject matter expert on label requirements to join our Quality team.

We are Figi’s, a successful leader in mail order food and specialty gifts. We're an organization connected to the past and changing for the future - a company with great careers for good people. It's a path that reflects our Midwest attitude, one that values people, families, and community. You'll feel the pride that our people take in our accomplishments at our attractive Marshfield, WI campus.

We seek people who:

  • Are not willing to accept data without conducting a mental evaluation for reasonableness, or if necessary, conducting the literature search required confirming the information provided is adequate

  • Are self-starters with critical evaluation skills.

  • Have the ability to accurately proofread for content, grammar and punctuation.

We seek people with these qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required in Home Economics, Dietetics, Foods and Nutrition, Food Science or similar discipline with some additional training in technical writing and/or legal services would be a plus.

  • Prior experience in technical writing, legal review or proof reading preferred.

  • Analytical, organized and detail-oriented

  • Collaborative partner, thriving in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

  • Assertive and cooperative with ability to motivate others to succeed

 

The primary purpose of this position is to create label master layouts for all products packaged under the Figi’s brand using the data directly from the ingredients and nutrition database. This position will be the technical contact back to the label development software supplier to resolve any and all questions related to data input, layout, file storage, file retrieval or file exporting. This position assists Figi’s gift designers and merchandisers by creating labels or inserts for individual items as well as proprietary combinations or assortments. Once a label layout is created it is loaded into a unique product file controlled by item number and retained for a minimum of two years past the last date it supported label printing activities. The “Reviewed and Approved” label files will be the system of record for all labels with the Figi’s brand. They will be frozen with “read only” privileges to anyone other than the Label Specialists.