G.A.P. STANDS FOR GOOD AGRICULTURAL PRACTICE – AND GLOBALG.A.P. IS THE WORLDWIDE STANDARD THAT ASSURES IT.

GLOBALG.A.P. is the brand of FoodPLUS GmbH, 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. Our head office is located in Cologne, company language is English.

OUR PURPOSE

GLOBALG.A.P. members create private sector incentives for agricultural producers worldwide to adopt safe and sustainable practices to make this world a better place to live in for our children.

OUR MISSION

Globally connecting farmers and brand owners in the production and marketing of safe food to provide reassurance for consumers. We lay the foundation for the protection of scarce resources by the implementation of Good Agricultural Practices with a promise for a sustainable future.

CHAIN OF CUSTODY EXPERT (M/F/D)

Type of job: Full-time (39 h / week)

Availability: Immediately

Job location: Home Office (with regular visits to the Cologne Office)

Reports to: Chief Integrity Officer and Chief Standards Officer

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  •  Development, implementation and promotion of the GLOBALG.A.P. Chain of Custody (CoC) Standard
  •  Providing trainings about the GLOBALG.A.P. CoC Standard
  •  Providing technical support for the development of the CoC system behind the GLOBALG.A.P. B2C label (GGN Consumer Label)

YOUR PROFILE

  •  Degree in Agriculture or a related discipline
  •  Fluent in English; German or any additional language is preferred
  •  Minimum 5 years of practical experience in the field of supply chain management, traceability, chain of custody or certification
  •  Ability to manage a multi-stakeholder environment with strong customer orientation
  •  Proactive, detail-oriented and dependable character
  •  Previous working experience with a GLOBALG.A.P. standard or Lead Assessor Training / auditing experience is preferred
  •  Ability to travel 50% of the time, domestically and internationally (driving license required)

OUR OFFER

  •  A very broad, interesting and varied field of activity
  •  Leeway and creative freedom for your own ideas in a multinational, highly motivated team
  •  Flexible working hours 
  •  Free use of local public transport (JobTicket)
  •  Corporate events
  •  Participation in INTERFIT fitness program
  •  Central location in downtown Cologne

INTERESTED?

If you are looking for a challenge in a dynamic and international working environment, then we would be happy to hear from you! Please submit your motivation letter, CV and salary expectation as one PDF document to: 

Kathrin Wirtz – Human Resources

E-Mail: jobs@globalgap.org

Reference: COC

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Incomplete applications cannot be considered.

Download this job offer here in PDF format

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