G.A.P. stands for Good Agricultural Practice – and GLOBALG.A.P. is the worldwide standard that assures it. We are a global organization with a crucial objective: safe, sustainable agriculture worldwide. We set voluntary standards for the certification of agricultural products around the globe – and more and more producers, suppliers and buyers are harmonizing their certification standards to match. The head office is located in Cologne, company language is English.

This full-time position will be based in Cologne.

Your responsibilities:

The Assistant is responsible for assisting the Chief Marketing Officer and the Key Account Management and Technical Key Account Management.

Assistance Duties:

  • Maintain several calendars, arrange meetings and appointments
  • Assist in daily activities, including staying up-to-date on outstanding tasks and follow-ups, and preparing presentations and documents
  • Attend meetings, record minutes and complete follow-ups as needed
  • Coordinate all aspects of meetings
  • Prepare quarterly updates for the CMO and Board using the KPIs and information from all areas of the Marketing & Sales Division (Marketing Report)

Your requirements:

1. Qualification and knowledge requirements:            

  • Completed apprenticeship (IHK/commercial)
  • Professional designation in assistance

2. Language requirements:                           

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English (C-level)
  • German and Spanish are an advantage

3. Work Experience:                

  • At least 3 years professional experience

4. Skills:            

  • Flexibility and ability to shuffle priorities
  • Excellent coordination, organizational, and verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently, while supporting team initiatives/objectives and meeting deadlines with a high level of attention to detail


Interested applicants please submit the following:

  • Cover letter summarizing your interest in GLOBALG.A.P. and the position
  • Curriculum vitae
  • References
  • salary expectation

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Please submit your application with the subject Sales & Key Account Management Assistant to:


Gabriele Jansen – Human Resources

E-Mail: jobs@globalgap.org