Food Science Graduate - Testing and Analysis

Reference:
BBBH2375
Date Posted:
31/10/2018
Salary:
£17,000 Per Annum
Town/City:
Evesham
Opportunity Type:
Graduate Job - Agency Client
Employer:
STEM Graduates
Employer Website:

Food Science Graduate -Testing and Analysis

Job Location: South West England (Commutable from Chipping Campden, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, Evesham etc)
Job Salary: £17,000
Job Sectors: Graduate Microbiology Jobs / Graduate Biology Jobs / Graduate Food Science Jobs / Graduate Scientific Analysis Jobs

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic Science Graduate, with a passion for food, to join a well-known scientific consultancy based in South West England. As part of the Sensory and Testing team your main responsibility is to evaluate and analyse a range of products, composing all findings into various reports.

Using your knowledge of the current food market, you will need to show you have a keen eye (and palate) for the latest trends, what clients are looking for and how to beat competing products.

Job Duties:

  • Produce detailed analysis reports for clients, covering all aspects from improvements to the products position in the market
  • Carrying out consumer research from various sources
  • Ensure business from long-term clients is retained as well as assisting the team in finding new clients
  • Offer your support throughout the team duties, including the organisation of conferences, presentations and seminars within the food industry

Job Requirements:

  • Excellent communication skills, e.g. broad selection of vocabulary and grammatically coherent at all times
  • Must have a genuine passion for food, especially trying new and exciting products
  • Basic Food Hygiene certificate
  • 2:2 or above in a Food Science or Sensory Degree