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Food Sensory Panel Leader

Job Title: Food Sensory Panel Leader
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hertfordshire
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q93057
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: KAH.32123.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: June 24, 2013 18:42

Job Description

Food Sensory Panel Leader A leading food quality and technical team for a major UK retailer is currently recruiting a Food Sensory Panel Leader. This is a role for someone with a passion for food and strong communication and analytical skills. Sensory panels are a key aspect of the business ensuring quality products are delivered to the customer. To get the best feedback and therefore true insight data you must be a strong communicator and be confident to lead a group of panellists. In this position your responsibilities will include: * Preparation of the testing facilities and samples * Ensuring sensory assessment is undertaken correctly * Facilitating group discussion * Collating the data and analysing this to create a report which provides detailed feedback The ideal candidate for this role will demonstrate a real passion for food or have a qualification in food. You shall have strong leadership, excellent communication, administration and organisational skills along with experience of working in an administrative role within a team environment. You will also need to be confident at using your own initiative with tasks, along with supporting colleagues on ad hoc projects and tasks so good time management is essential. A wide pallet is also a must. If you feel you have the necessary skills, and want to join a team which is critical is delivering the customer with great products, then we would welcome your application. We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.