Coffee Liquorer


Handling of all coffee samples in the Coffee Quality Laboratory in liaison with the Head of Quality Assurance. Assist in the scientific, physical and organoleptic coffee analysis required by the commercial team for coffee purchasing & Selling and processing for all coffee shipments and samples from Eastern African origination presented to the coffee laboratory for cupping and reporting. .

Main Responsibilities

Along with the below listed responsibilities, the employee should conduct any other business related to the function as required by his supervisor.

Cupping and scoring of coffee samples in the coffee quality laboratory
Ensure entry of data for stock purchases and processing instructions into the Inventory stock system
Ensure analysis of green coffee samples for roasting and subsequent classification.
Expected to visit various locations where Louis Dreyfus (K) Limited has its coffee and/or interest for purposes of Coffee quality evaluations.
Assisting the Head Quality Assurance in coffee stock allocation.
Assisting the Head Quality Assurance in issuance of coffee processing instructions for stock lots.
Any other responsibility as will be assigned to the staff on a day to day basis.

3-5 years of experience working in the coffee sample room MAINLY as a cupper and also have vast understanding of other quality control operations.


Profound oral/written communication skills
Computer literate mainly in Microsoft Office applications
Elementary Coffee trading trading skills
Good in organizational skills
Team player
Analytical, methodical and quick in decision making
Required Languages

English (Fluent)
Required Education

Coffee Liquoring certificate from AFFA-Coffee DirectorateDiploma certificate or Bachelor’s Degree in Food Science and/or Business related studies is an added advantage.


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About Louis Dreyfus Company

About Louis Dreyfus Company
Louis Dreyfus Company is a leading merchant and processor of agricultural goods. Our activities across a diversified range of business lines span the entire value chain, from origination to distribution, helping to feed and clothe up to 500 million people every year. Our strong values, rich heritage, and clear vision for a safe and sustainable future guide us in our work to contribute to the global effort of providing sustenance for a growing population.