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Job Ref: J26415
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Food & FMCG
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 27 April 2018
  • Gloucestershire, England, UK
  • £17,750 - £22,000 per Annum
  • James Windridge
  • 0121 728 8459

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Great opportunity to work with food companies to help them develop the foods of tomorrow!

Main Duties

  • To partake as a food assessor in Product benchmarking, specific tailored client activities and other sensory evaluations or consumer research across the other sections.
  • To prepare client reports, detailing the evaluation of samples with specific attention to suggested improvements, comparison data and market positioning.
  • To contribute to data collection, preparation and co-ordination of sampling sessions.
  • To conduct desk research through trade consumer magazines, maintaining sound market place knowledge.
  • To support existing business from major clients and accommodate growing volume of business from new clients.
  • Maintain New Product database

Qualifications and competencies:

  • Educated in a food or related consumer or sensory topic to degree level or equivalent, plus relevant experience in a retail, industrial or catering background
  • Holder of a Basic Food hygiene certificate
  • Has a good command of the English language - grammatically correct and able to use a wide and varied selection of descriptive vocabulary in client reports
  • A clean driving licence

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. SRG is a trading name of Science Recruitment Group Ltd an Employment Business/Agency.

SRG
27/05/2018 08:34:28
GBP 17750.00 17750.00.