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Specification Associate

Compliance | Durham, NC | Full Time, Contract, and Temporary

Job Description

Specification Associate 887518 

The Raw Material Specification Associate is responsible for supporting the Research & Development (R&D) and Regulatory Departments to develop raw material specifications for dietary supplement ingredients including vitamins, minerals, botanicals, probiotics, excipients, and other nutrients.

Pay and Benefits:

  • Hourly pay: $25
  • Worksite: Consumer Packaged Goods Company (Durham, NC 27701) 
  • W2 Employment, Group Medical, Dental, Vision 401k, PSL


  • Accurately and thoroughly create raw material specifications
  • Archive completed documentation within the company’s electronic filing system
  • Regularly report progress towards objectives
  • Engage suppliers to obtain ingredient profile documentation (specifications, certificates of analysis, and supplier statements)
  • Work with internal stakeholders to determine appropriate quality metrics that are consistent with the application of finished products
  • Work with existing templates and work processes to organize and enter data to document raw material specifications


  • Bachelor’s degree in a Life Science discipline
  • Extremely well organized and an analytical thinker
  • An understanding and familiarity with chemical names and units of measurement
  • Strong MS Word and Excel skills; Proficient in Outlook
  • Demonstrated ability to learn and utilize software/technology


  •  Monday-Friday (08:00 AM-05:00 PM)

Job Type: 

  • 40 hrs per week, Initial 12 Month Assignment