We're looking for a new Sensory Scientist to join us who will take complete ownership of all sensory studies at Huel 👩🔬.
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Hey! We’re Huel and we’re pleased to meet you! 👋 We're going to start by talking about our exciting new Sensory Scientist position, but if you'd like the quick low down on us first including our growth story then just head to the bottom of this page!
To help us continue delivering high-quality food, we're looking for a new Sensory Scientist to join us. This will be a very hands-on, innovative role that will see you take complete ownership of all sensory studies at Huel 👩🔬.
You’ll be the go-to person for any internal product investigations and experiments carrying out internal taste panels in our on-site sensory lab. You'll build connections between sensory and physicochemical data, using science to understand what is driving preference in sensory attributes.
Working closely with NPD and Technical Managers you'll develop QAS’ for all new products and existing product improvements whilst conducting organoleptic shelf-life studies to understand product/ingredient changes and define limits of acceptability 🍅
Not yet convinced it's the role for you? Well, then you can click 👉HERE to read a more detailed job description and learn about the team!
What we're looking for in you
This role will best suit someone with around 1-2 years of previous experience in a Sensory Science position or a similar type of role 👩🔬. You’ll have a proficient understanding of how to carry out sensory assessments on food and beverage products and will be familiar with lab techniques needed to physically or chemically assess food products.
You’ll be personable and able to build and maintain strong working relationships which is a huge part of this role. You’ll be someone who has great attention to detail and good data organisation skills which will help you to be process driven 🚀
What do we offer in return?
And in return for all of your hard work and team playing, you can expect benefits that are tastier than our Salted Caramel Black Edition (and trust us, that’s saying something!)
⏰ 4 and a half day working week - We finish at 1 pm on a Friday!
🌴 30 days annual leave PLUS bank holidays
🕖 Flexible working - including up to 2 days per week at home
🥤 Free Huel to keep you going
🐾 Dog friendly. If you've seen Daddy Day Care the movie, that's basically HQ but for doggo's!
🙋 Paid Volunteering Days
🏋️ Free on-site gym with free classes, and we will give you your own nutrition plan
🏥 Private Medical and Health insurance for you and your loved ones, including free life insurance covering up to 4x your salary
⚡ Electric Car Scheme with free onsite charging
🚴Cycle to Work Scheme
🤰 Enhanced Maternity Pay
👪 Workplace Nursery Scheme
🎓 Huel Academy
🎉 Quarterly events to celebrate success - Have you heard about Huelchella?
So what next?
If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, then we’d love to hear from you! Click on apply to this job to send us your CV and cover letter and Alice from our talent team will be in touch with you.
All employment offers at Huel are subject to carrying out basic DBS checks as part of the recruitment process. Huel does not discriminate unfairly against any subject of a Criminal Records Check (CRC) or self-disclosure on the basis of a conviction or other information revealed. In addition to CRC checks, Huel also carries out social media checks, adverse media checks, education verification and credit & fraud background checks (Finance roles only).