Senior Coffee Trader (f/m/d)

  • Coffee Plaza, Hamburg
  • Published: 14.03.2023
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Our company

We are Neumann Kaffee Gruppe. And we love coffee.
For us at Neumann Kaffee Gruppe, everything revolves around coffee. As a globally active green coffee service group, our more than 3,000 employees in 26 countries work with dedication for and with green coffee, which is always the focus of our services along the entire coffee supply chain. Our fields of work are just as diverse as our employees and we are proud to live this diversity.

Become part of our coffee family and start in our operational trading company Bernhard Rothfos GmbH located in Hamburg HafenCity as

Senior Coffee Trader (f/m/d).

Exciting tasks are waiting for you

As part of our Trading team, you'll contribute significantly to our core business and company development by skillfully handling green coffee purchases and sales. The job covers:
  • Trading excitement: Take charge of buying and selling green coffee in selected countries, skilfully handling all administrative, contractual, and logistics aspects.
  • Relationship building: Become the trusted go-to person for our customers and suppliers, fostering lasting connections through travel and personal interactions.
  • Quality champion: Collaborate with our dedicated quality team to ensure high coffee standards through meticulous cupping.
  • Mentorship & growth: Empower and inspire our emerging talents by sharing your invaluable knowledge and experiences.
  • Market pioneer: Stay ahead of the curve by identifying and capitalizing on market trends, driving our business to new heights.

This is what you can offer 

  • Expertise: With a degree in agronomy, finance, economics, or equivalent knowledge and several years of experience in the coffee industry, preferably in trading, you bring a solid foundation to the role.
  • Coffee passion: Your comprehensive knowledge of coffee, including sensory aspects, defects, quality, production dynamics, and pricing structures (differentials, futures), showcases your dedication to the industry.
  • Supply chain sharpness: Your firm grip on coffee supply chain management, risk management, incoterms, and cost calculation empowers you to skillfully handle the complexities of the coffee supply chain.
  • Personality: With excellent interpersonal skills, a solution-driven mindset, and resourceful problem-solving capabilities, you stand out as a valued coffee professional.
  • Travel enthusiast: With a keen interest in travelling, you demonstrate strong intercultural skills and fluency in English. Proficiency in German, Spanish and French is a plus.
  • MS Office: You have a good command of the MS Office package, especially Excel. 

This is what we offer

  • Scenic workplace: A modern atmosphere in a central location with Elbphilharmonie views awaits you.
  • Hybrid flexibility: Enjoy flexible working hours and mobile working options with our hybrid models.
  • Investing in you: Benefit from a €2,000 annual training budget and numerous development opportunities.
  • Green commuting benefits: We support eco-friendly commutes with HVV-ProfiTicket and JobRad subsidies.
  • Attractive benefits: Access a competitive company pension scheme and discounted lunch offers.
  • Team connection: Join us for summer parties, Christmas dinners, and coffee lounge chats in our family-like environment.

Have we sparked your interest?

We are pleased to receive your application documents directly via our job portal, stating your period of notice and salary expectations.

Human Resources
Coffee Plaza, Am Sandtorpark 4
20457 Hamburg, Germany
Tel: +49 (40) 36123-0

Your contact person is:
  • Christoph Kühn
  • Head of Human Resources
  • +49 (0)40 36123 316