Sensory Intern – Milford, CT
Work with fully-trained descriptive panels evaluating
personal care products. Responsibilities include panelists’ screening,
training, upkeep, and monitoring.
Conduct both analytical sensory (descriptive and discrimination) and consumer
testing (qualitative, quantitative and exploratory) to guide the product
development process and support product innovation.
Design, implement, analyze, and interpret research to assess the performance
of personal care products.
Communicate findings and recommendations through writing actionable reports.
Be a highly regarded member of an active, highly valued and strategic team!
Skills and Experience
Seeking a Sensory Intern for a 1-year internship program.
Enrolled in a BS/MS/PhD program in Sensory Science, Food Science,
Consumer/Behavior Science, Psychology, or related field.
Understanding of sensory science as a discipline.
Working knowledge of statistics.
Knowledge of technical tools that support sensory testing (automated data
collection systems, statistical software).
Experience data collection software and evaluation/testing with consumers
would be a plus.
Ability to handle multiple projects concurrently.
Inquisitive, ambitious, and willing to go the extra mile.