Job offers to pay people to eat chocolate all day

02 Mar 2019, 12:10 | updated: 02 Mar 2019, 12:11

NTV Online

This could be the ‘sweetest’ job as four successful candidates could end up earning £10.75 an hour to just taste Cadbury and Oreo products. Chocolate lovers can indulge without guilt and get paid for too according to a job advertisement on the website of Mondelez International, the company that owns Cadbury, Oreo, Green & Blacks and Milka.

The company is looking to hire four chocolate tasters who will get to eat chocolate all day at their base in Wokingham, Berkshire. Besides this, it is a part-time position with shifts of either 7.5 hours Tuesday-Thursday 12.15 pm-2.45 pm; 8 hours Monday-Thursday 3:00 pm-5:00 pm or 8 hours Monday-Thursday 10:00 am-12:00 pm on a weekly ongoing basis, reports

The selected four will work alongside the team of 11 other tasters and a panel leader. They will have to taste products and give honest feedback, share opinions and work with the team to agree on the taste, and know the ethical and legal compliance responsibilities of the position.

To grab the sweet offer no prior experience is required and the selected ones will undergo ‘full training to develop taste buds and the specific vocabulary required to communicate opinions. However, there are a few skills the job advert specifies to look for before applying, reported Firstly, passion for confectionary and taste buds for detection, honesty when it comes to giving opinion, eager to try new inventive products, communicative personality to build great relationships with your panel and a firm grasp of the English Language. Besides, the candidates will be required to test products that contain gluten, nuts and dairy.

Along with tasting chocolates, candidates will get a daily supply of chocolate, benefits like a bonus scheme, contributory pension, life assurance, generous holiday allowance and a flexible benefits programme.