Programme Manager, Nottingham

Programme Manager, Nottingham

Programme Manager

Nottingham, salary c. 35k (dependent on experience)

  • Are you an experienced Sensory and Consumer Researcher?
  • Are you adept at developing and maintainting client relationships?
  • Is the training and development of a team important to you?
  • Do you enjoy a fast paced, dynamic working environment?
  • Are you passionate about quality?
  • Do you excel at problem solving?

...if you can honestly answer yes to these questions then you may be the ideal candidate to join our team at Sensory Dimensions, Nottingham.

We are currently recruiting a new Programme Manager to lead a team of six Sensory and Consumer Researchers. Your team would be responsible for planning and executing research projects in the food and beverage sector with a diverse range of objectives.

We pride ourselves on delivering excellence and are committed to making a difference for our clients; strong technical capability and experience of applying sensory and consumer methodologies in a commercial or research environment are essential to this role. 


You will provide consultancy and support for clients, defining research solutions that are aligned to their business needs and that will deliver the right results. You will need to be flexible and able to accommodate the often last minute demands of clients; exceptional organisational and time management along with a logical approach to problem-solving and strong attention to detail are essential skills.

The ideal candidate will have experience of managing a small team and will be passionate about people development and training. You will support your team in managing projects ensuring that they meet time, budget and quality standards. You will be responsible for their training and development.

Applicants should have a science-based degree or equivalent and a minimum of four year’s experience in Sensory and Consumer or Market Research. Familiarity with data analysis techniques and data interpretation to maximise consumer insight is essential.

If you believe that you are an exceptional candidate, please email Tracey Hollowood: