Taste more than 3,500 candies per month for an annual salary of 100,000 Canadian dollars (77,000 euros), all from his sofa.
Here's an enticing job posting from Candy Funhouse, a Canadian online candy store, that is looking for its new "
general manager of confectionery
The role consists of “
leading the ''Funhouse'' confectionery policy
” and guiding the “
” already present.
At the beginning of last year, we were looking for bonbonlogues, our tasters of original flavors
," Vanessa Janakijevski-Rebelo, spokesperson for Candy Funhouse, told AFP.
We are now looking for our General Manager of Confectionery, who will gently guide our candy lovers!
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Offer open to ages 5 and up
The lucky winner will have many responsibilities, such as approving new products using the "
DGC (Directeur Général des Confectioneries) label
", organizing "
confectionery council meetings
" or even the role of "
Not to mention taking care of "
all things fun
" in the company.
The offer is open to anyone living in North America who is 5 years of age or older.
It is obviously necessary to have “
golden taste buds
” and “
a passion for sweets
”, specifies the job offer.
Candy Funhouse said it had already received more than 100,000 applications in two weeks.
The majority are from adults, but around 25% are children
," the spokeswoman said.
On social networks, the announcement is a great success among Internet users of all ages.
An American user, Matthew Crooks, indicated on Twitter that his 8-year-old daughter had applied, and even created her LinkedIn profile for the occasion.
It's official @candyfunhouseca she applied.
Thank you for helping her learn about work and the importance of a strong resume, even though she is only 8 years old
,” he wrote.
Once selected, the recruit will be subjected to "
extensive training in tasting
" and will, of course, benefit from