Coffee Analysis & Profiling at European Committee for Training and Agriculture

European Committee for Training and Agriculture

Full Time
Nairobi
Posted 7 months ago

Coffee Analysis & Profiling

Job Title: Coffee Analysis & Profiling Specialist

Job Type: Full Time
Qualification: BA/BSc/HND
Experience: 5 years
Location: Nairobi
Job Field: Data, Business Analysis, and AI

Company: European Committee for Training and Agriculture

Job Description:
We are seeking a certified Coffee expert and laboratory to conduct 21 coffee cup analyses and profiling of coffees sourced from 21 Cooperatives within the ARABIKA project. The objective is to define at least 3 distinct cup profiles for coffee originating from different regions of the country, specifically Eastern Kenya (Machakos County), Central Kenya (Kiambu, Murang’a, Nyeri, Meru, Embu counties), and Western Kenya (Bungoma County).

Main Tasks & Deliverables:

  1. Green Coffee Analysis.
  2. Roasted Coffee Analysis.
  3. Provide a comprehensive report including:
    • Quality evaluation.
    • Organoleptic characteristics.
    • Qualitative characterization.
    • Any other relevant information.
  4. Provide a preliminary cup score.
  5. The analysis and report must be completed within a maximum of 10 days after receiving the green coffee samples.
  6. We will provide 21 green coffee samples, each containing a minimum of 350 grams of AA, AB, or PB grades per sample.

Qualifications and Professional Experience Required:

The assigned team must possess the following qualifications and experience:

  1. A minimum of five years of experience in Coffee Cup Analysis and Profiling.
  2. Access to certified cupping lab facilities recognized by the Coffee Directorate.
  3. At least one team member should be a Qualified/Certified Q Grader or hold an equivalent qualification, e.g., SCA.
  4. Ability to communicate cup analysis and methodologies in easily understandable language.

Method of Application:
If you are interested and meet the requirements, please apply through this link.

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