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Sensory Executive

Date: Sep 16, 2021

Location: Mumbai, IN, 400076

Company: IFF Family of Companies

Job Description

Pioneering sensorial experiences that move the world for more than 130 years, IFF creates sense sparking offerings with more than 90,000 products serving over 33,000 customers across 162 countries. With 13,000 employees globally, we are the catalyst for discoveries that spark the senses and transform the everyday.
At IFF we design the winning fragrance solutions that catch us unaware and transport us to places long-forgotten.  As a matter of fact, we’ve been doing it for 130 years. Why not see how far your career passion can take you?  Come join the Sensory workforce and empowered people at IFF.


About You

As a sensory executive you will provide the technical expertise necessary to develop a sensory program that evaluates fragrances for various category products. 
You will develop a Sensory research plan that incorporates different research methodologies and tests to reach findings on various fragrance creations that the company makes.
You will be working closely with the Scent Design Team, ST & I team.

Job Requirements

Major Responsibilities

  • Maintain the Fragrance Sensory lab for sensory testing.
  • Perform test procedures and produce / reproduce reliable results to meet the project needs.
  • Prepare various samples on the basis of different project needs.
  • Analysis of panel data, screening, monitoring of panel performance.
  • Organise / coordinate internal fragrance evaluation by both expert and non-expert panels. Analyse and generate report and graph of the Sensory evaluation results.
  • Maintain a strong level of expertise in the field of sensory science & Collaborate efficiently with Global Sensory team. 
  • Strong project management skills and the ability to oversee multiple projects at once.

Required Skills

  • Bachelor’s in science with specialization in Perfumery, Sensory Science, Food Sensory, Psychology or related field.

Required Experience

  • Between 3 to 5 years of relevant experience evaluating flavours and fragrances for the products that the company specialises in.

At IFF, we believe that your uniqueness unleashes our potential. We value the diverse mosaic of the ethnicity, national origin, race, age, sex or veteran status. We strive for inclusive workplace that allows each of our colleagues to bring their authentic self to work regardless of their religion, gender identity & expression, sexual orientation, or disability. Visit to learn more…