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Sensory Scientist

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to £36,000
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20 Dec 2023

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Sensory Scientist

up to £36,000
Food research
Job ref: 8475

The company

The business provides scientific, technical, and legislative support to the food and beverage industries worldwide. The practical application of technical excellence lies at the heart of all they do and is supported by their industry-leading facilities, expertise, and knowledge.

About the Sensory Scientist job

The purpose of your role will be to deliver internal and external training courses to clients and colleagues to ensure continued business growth and client satisfaction.

Key tasks

  • To deliver presentations on scheduled and tailored consumer and sensory training courses to internal and external delegates.
  • To provide course development and administrative support for projects, pre and post courses.
  • To support the development of course materials and associated presentations.
  • To support the Section Manager with identification and acquisition of new business opportunities for the sensory training section and services across the department.
  • Proactively review current practices, policies and methods and suggest new and improved ways of working. 

About You

  • Degree or equivalent in a food science or related background.
  • Minimum of 5 years industrial work experience within the field of sensory science.
  • Qualification in the field of sensory science – minimum IFST Foundation Course.
  • Knowledge of BRC and its applications.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Proficient in Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Full driving licence.

More details

The Sensory Scientist job is based in Gloucestershire and is paying up to £36,000 according to your experience.  Regular travel throughout the UK and occasionally overseas is required, some requiring overnight stays.

The working hours are Monday – Friday, office hours. 


Since 2000, b3 jobs has been helping to further 1000s of people’s careers within the food manufacturing industry, throughout the whole of the UK. As one of the leading specialist food manufacturing recruitment agencies, b3 jobs cover all disciplines both permanent and interim and from graduates to MD’s,

Our core values are always:

  • to find the very best job for you - not us!
  • to give you friendly, ethical, honest and expert recruitment services
  • to advise and not pressurise, so that you can make the right decisions for you

We genuinely strive to provide you with what you want – a job that not only offers the salary you’re after, but also the career progression and job satisfaction that makes going to work all the more worthwhile. Enough trumpet blowing though – visit our website to read just some of our happy previous candidate testimonials - we are more than happy to let our reputation precede us!

For a full up to date list of our jobs, visit

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Company info
01435 866000
Heffle Buildings
33a High Street
East Sussex
TN21 8HU

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