Candy retailer seeking taste-tester to make up to $78,000 a year

A Canadian company announced it is seeking a “Chief Candy Officer” to make up to $78,000 a year working from home and taste-testing candy.

Candy Funhouse, an online candy retailer, posted a job opening to LinkedIn seeking a “Chief Candy Officer” whose duties would include “being the head taste tester” and helping to determine what products will be sold on the website, and which of those will carry the “CCO (Chief Candy Officer) Stamp of Approval.”

The position pays up to $78,000 a year and is open to anyone over the age of 5, the company said.

“Imagine your best memories around candy, and having that every day at work,” Candy Funhouse Chief Executive Officer Jamal Hejazi said.