Technical Expert (m/f/d) - Job Köln - Jobs - GLOBALG.A.P.

Technical Expert (m/f/d)

For our Standards & Technical Team we are immediately looking for a Technical Expert (m/f/d) in full-time (39 h/week). The Standards & Technical Team is responsible for developing and defining the standard criteria as well as product development. It manages the Technical Committees, National Technical Working Groups, Focus Groups and provides technical support for further business units whenever needed.

Your responsibilities

  • Support the development of the edible crops standards
  • Manage the process of GFSI applications
  • Contribute to performance indicator / metrics development for food safety
  • Offer GLOBALG.A.P. public training per occasion
  • Participate in relevant trade shows, conferences, etc. per occasion

Your profile

  • Degree in Agronomy, Agricultural Engineering, or Crop Management
  • Knowledge of standard setting; GLOBALG.A.P. standard knowledge is beneficial
  • Native level of English; working knowledge of German, Dutch or Spanish is a plus
  • 5 years of technical work in a multi-stakeholder environment with standard development or auditing experience
  • Team player with good communication, strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • High level of attention to details

Our offer

  • Integration into a dynamic, passionate and multicultural working environment
  • Flexibility in working time and place is one of our highest principles
  • Free use of local public transport
  • Free coffee and water
  • Share in Urban Sports Club fitness program
  • Central location in downtown Cologne


If you are ready for a new challenge we would be happy to receive your motivation letter and CV in English via the "Submit application" button below. Thank you for your understanding that incomplete applications cannot be considered.

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Every generation has a right to safe food, and we support farmers to connect them to markets where they can sell their safely and sustainably produced agricultural products by developing and implementing farm assurance systems that are based on facts and recognized across the supply chain.

GLOBALG.A.P. is a trademark and a set of standards for good agricultural practices (G.A.P.). FoodPLUS GmbH is a limited liability cooperation registered in Cologne, Germany. It manages all company’s activities worldwide from standard setting through services for its partners, marketing, certification management to integrity and serves as legal entity to hold the international GLOBALG.A.P. and GGN (consumer label for GLOBALG.A.P. certified farms) copyrights.