GLOBALG.A.P. is looking for:

Certification Integrity Program (CIPRO) Assessor (m/f)

Department:     Compliance, Integrity and Certification Body Administration
Job Location:   International, not office based
Reporting to:    Certification Integrity Program (CIPRO) Coordinator
Type of Job:     Part-time position, freelance
Date of Entry:  1 July 2013 – subject to the successful completion of a training period

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

As a member of the Integrity Team your duties are to:

  • Conduct surveillance audits of certification bodies around the world, according to the requirements of the GLOBALG.A.P. Certification Integrity Program.
  • Provide technical support related to the development of the GLOBALG.A.P. General Regulations and Control Points.
  • Process and follow up on complaints and integrity issues.
  • Provide administrative and operational support to the GLOBALG.A.P. certification body team when required.

Job Specifications:

1. Qualifications:            

  • BSc/MSc required in food or in agriculture.
  • In-depth knowledge of GLOBALG.A.P. Control Points and General Regulations.
  • Compliance with GLOBALG.A.P. (CB) auditor qualification requirements.

2. Skills:                          

  • Languages: Excellent written, technical and verbal communication skills in German and English. Additional global language an advantage.

3. Experience:                

  • 3+ years experience as a GLOBALG.A.P. Auditor.
  • At least 5 years professional experience in the agriculture industry.
  • Strong technical background in agriculture related to crops. Experience with livestock is preferred.

4. Requirements:            

  • Excellent communication skills: verbal and written
  • Excellent coordination and organizational skills
  • Excellent auditing skills
  • Must be flexible to travel extensively all around the world
  • Precise attention to detail
  • Appreciation and understanding of agricultural technical issues including food safety and sustainability
  • Able to work well in a multi-disciplinary team
  • Excellent conflict management skills
  • Results oriented
  • Drivers license is necessary

Send your CV and covering letter to Daniel Catrón via email: