Sr. Flavor Analytical Chemist

Post Date

May 07, 2024



ZIP/Postal Code

Aug 21, 2024 Insight Global

Job Type



Chemical Engineering

Req #


Pay Rate

$112k - $168k (estimate)

Job Description

Insight Global is looking for a Senior Flavor Analytical Chemist to join a Fortune 200 company in the Richmond area. The Sr. Flavor Analytical Chemist will be responsible for developing methodologies to identify and quantify flavor compounds. They will identify new flavor analysis methods and apply analytical instrumentation to further understanding of flavor chemical-sensory experience, perform data analysis for multiple projects, and research analytical methods to monitor flavor encapsulation and release. The position will utilized GC/MS, LC/MS, GC/Olfactometry instruments for sampling. The salary for this position is between $130,000-140,000 annually.

We are a company committed to creating diverse and inclusive environments where people can bring their full, authentic selves to work every day. We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that believes everyone matters. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment regardless of their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, national origin, ancestry, genetic factors, age, disability, protected veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations, and ordinances. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or recruiting process, please send a request to [email protected].

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Required Skills & Experience

-Bachelors degree in food, flavor, organic chemisty, analytical chemistry

-Masters degree or PhD

-5+ years of relevant experience

-Experience in isolation of flavor compounds from complex matrices

-Broad knowledge in flavor

-Experience with GC/MS, LC/MS, GC/Olfactometry instruments

Nice to Have Skills & Experience


Benefit packages for this role will start on the 31st day of employment and include medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as HSA, FSA, and DCFSA account options, and 401k retirement account access with employer matching. Employees in this role are also entitled to paid sick leave and/or other paid time off as provided by applicable law.