Research and Sensory Coordinator Job

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Primary Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Job Tile: PT Research and Sensory Coordinator

Job Number: 2017-51067

Date Posted: 8-1-2017

Job Summary:

30 Hours per week - Responsible for assisting with library database entry and with taste tests and other projects as needed.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Essential Job Functions

  • Assist with Library Research Database
    • Entering research fields into library database
    • Compiling research and creating Excel charts with detailed study data
    • Filing research papers and other library duties as assigned.

  • Taste Tests
  • Set-up sensory paperwork forms and label cups for taste tests.
  • Prepare and mix product samples for taste tests.
  • Clean up and wash dishes from taste tests.
  • Compile sensory reports based on outcome of taste tests.

Job Specifications:


  • Bachelor’s Degree of Science or Arts
  • Previous experience (education or work related) using Pubmed/Medline database


  • Bachelor’s degree with specific experience in nutrition/dietetics.

Skills and Abilities

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Computer: Excel (data storage, manipulation & analysis), Word and PowerPoint, Internet
  • Ability to work in fast-paced environment in a highly organized fashion
  • Ability to work with minimal direction and accept a fluid/evolving environment
  • Ability to critically read technical documents/formulations, identify and troubleshoot challenges, and analyze next steps/timing
  • Ability to interact with sales, marketing, and technical professionals (scientists/manufacturing)
  • A passion for nutrition is a plus

Supervisory Responsibilities

  • None

Work Environment / Travel / Physical Demands

  • Normal office environment

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. This job description reflects management’s assignment of essential job functions, which are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required.

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