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Sensory Scientist

Kelly Services
Northbrook, IL 60065
Kelly Science is seeking a **Sensory Scientist** to join a successful company located in **Northbrook, IL.**


The Sensory Scientist will be serving as the internal descriptive expert and will be responsible for establishing a flavor descriptive panel.

**Job duties will include:**

+ Lead Fragrance Sensory & Consumer core projects, including objective setting, research design, data analysis and interpretation, report creation, result communication to internal/external customers, and timeline management.

+ Cross train in Flavors by building and maintaining a Flavor Descriptive Panel for Sweet/Beverage categories, including: panelist recruitment, training, performance monitoring, and remedial training.

+ Execute internal fragrance sensory panel studies in agreement with the project leaders, including: project calendaring, sample check in, cup labeling, and sample preparation/portioning/organization, sample serving, and clean-up, etc.

+ Lead operation of Compusense test software for Fragrance Studies: create, start, run, and stop tests, handle error-functions, and set-up of all studies.

+ Work collaboratively with cross functional internal and customer teams: R&D, Marketing, Sales, QC, Evaluation, and Procurement.


+ Bachelors Degree in Food Science or Sensory related field (examples: biology, physiology, psychology, statistics, consumer science, cognitive behavior) required.

+ Masters Degree in Sensory Science is a plus.

+ 2-5 years of Sensory work experience. Fragrance Sensory experience is preferred.

+ Strong knowledge of descriptive panels.

+ Proficient in training and monitoring Spectrum or QDA Descriptive panels.

**Shift:** 9am-5pm (some flexibility with hours)

**Pay:** $60,000-$80,000 based upon experience

**Employment Type:** Direct Hire

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (


Posted: 2022-04-22 Expires: 2022-05-23

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