Sensory Scientist

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Posted on 22 Feb 2021

Sensory Scientist


Job Highlights

  • sensory science and product development field
  • XLStat, SPSS, Minitab and Compusense
  • Bachelor in Food Science or equivalent

Job Description

Job responsibility
  • Participate in project meetings and work with cross-functional team members to define project objectives, determine appropriate sensory and consumer research methodologies, design research plan, coordinate tests, etc.
  • Independently lead, analyse and interpret experimental data and provide technical recommendations, and report results orally and in written standard report form in English on time with good quality.
  • Generate sensory reports to project leads and articulate sensory findings to internal team to guide new product development work
  • Allocate/coordinate/review optimum resources for sensory evaluation studies and integrate results and knowledge.
  • Build up sensory expertise, tools and techniques; continuously seek for improving sensory evaluation methods and promote the use of sensory evaluation in projects.
  • Coordinate and execute sensory screening for new Thai Union employees as part of Supertaster program maintenance.
  • Train and maintain a pool of screened internal panellists to ensure the accuracy and competency of the sensory results.
  • Ensure that all Sensory work complies with codes of best practice and data protection requirements are adhered to.
  • Maintain a clean and organized laboratory work environment and supplies inventory.
  • Work directly with Sensory Manager to organize documentation and processes in the sensory lab in compliance with Lab Quality System.
  • Must not have seafood and seafood derivative intolerances/allergies

Profile/ Qualifications


  •  Bachelor in Food Science or equivalent


  • Minimum 2-4 years of working experience in sensory science and product development field
  • Good knowledge in different sensory evaluation methodologies
  • Experience with statistical analysis software such as XLStat, SPSS, Minitab and Compusense
  • Strong computer skills (Word, Excel, Powerpoint), writing, presentation and communication 

Working Condition:

  • Working day   : Monday to Friday 
  • Working hour  : 08.15 a.m. – 05.15 p.m.
  • Office location : SM Tower (BTS Sanam Pao), Bangkok

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Company Overview

About Thai Union Group PCL (TU):

Thai Union Group PCL is the world’s seafood leader bringing high quality, healthy, tasty and innovative seafood products to customers across the world for almost 40 years.

Today, Thai Union is regarded as the world’s largest producer of shelf-stable tuna products with annual sales exceeding THB 125 billion and a global workforce of over 46,000 people who are dedicated to pioneering sustainable, innovative seafood products.

The company’s global brand portfolio includes Thai-leading brands Sealect, Fishoม and Bellotta and market-leading international brands such as Chicken of the Sea, John West, Petit Navire, Parmentier, Mareblu, King Oscar, and Rügen Fisch

As a company committed to innovation and globally responsible behaviour, Thai Union is proud to be a member of the United Nations Global Compact, and a founding member of the International Seafood Sustainability Foundation (ISSF). Its work in sustainability has been recognised by its inclusion in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) Emerging Markets in 2014.  In 2015 Thai Union was listed in the index for the second year in a row with a 67 percent increase in its overall score driven by improved performances across its environmental, economic and social criteria.

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