We are hiring!

We are a GMP+ certified, worldwide exporter of natural based products for animal rearing. We work to offer an alternative and responsible solutions which contribute to a safe and sustainable agriculture and improve the health of both animals and humans.

The elected candidate(s) will join us on our mission “Caring for a better tomorrow” from a nice modern business office in the center of Hamburg with an international family-like team.

Logistics and Export Specialist

XVET GmbH is worldwide supplier of feed and drinking water additives for farm animals. Our aim is to offer an alternative and responsible solution which contributes to a safe and sustainable agriculture and improves the health of both animals and humans.
To support our clients based in more than 40 countries worldwide we need an experienced colleague for our Logistics and Export department. The elected candidate will join our family-like team at our nice modern office in Hamburg.

The candidate must hold a valid working permit for Germany/EU.

Job description
  • Preparation and control of all documentation related with transport and export of XVET products
  • L/C (Letter of Credit) documentation work
  • Contact to local authorities and institutions for export related issues (E.g. Health authorities, Chamber of Commerce, notaries, embassies, Euler Hermes export insurance)
  • Customs software data base entry
  • Interface with transportation providers, warehousing and purchasing to develop and implement the most cost efficient freight model for transportation
  • Work with support departments to integrate logistics processes with customer sales, order management, suppliers and shipping
  • Resolve problems concerning transportation and documentation for customer issues that arise on a regular basis between internal and external parties
Required skills and experience
  • Very detail-oriented, this is crucial to execute the tasks successfully
  • Previous experience with import/export is a plus
  • Passionate about documentation / bureaucratic work
  • Able to work in a fast-paced office environment, handling various requests and concurrent tasks
  • Ability to demonstrate follow-through on all assignments
  • Ability to successfully communicate with all levels of management
  • Excellent attitude and willingness to do even the smallest of tasks
  • Team-worker with strong ability to multitask
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Ability to speak German and English fluently (minimum C1 level is a must). Other languages are appreciated
  • Understanding of rules and regulations governing export business
Additionally please note that
  • The position requires to be based in Hamburg, Germany

International Technical Sales

To support our clients based in more than 40 countries worldwide we need a Technical Sales colleague that will be in direct contact with customers giving them technical support while assuring that agreed sales targets are achieved.

The candidate must hold a valid working permit for Germany/EU.

Job description
  • International sales
  • Development of country and customer sales target and budget plans
  • Demonstrate expertise by using technical competency and relevant practical experience from the industry to support our clients worldwide.
  • Present XVET brand/concept/products in seminars.
  • Product training.
  • Provide technical support to clients
  • Develop new products and market the existing ones
  • Participation in international trade fairs and congresses
Required skills and experience
  • Bachelor in Veterinary Medicine, Agronomist Zootechnican or Agricultural Engineer
  • Knowledge in poultry / swine / ruminant husbandry industries
  • Fluent in (written and spoken) English is a must, other languages such as German are a plus
  • Sales experience
  • Ability to demonstrate effective persuasiveness with customer
  • Problem-solving
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Results driven
Additionally please note that
  • The position requires to be based in Hamburg, Germany
  • It must be willing to travel on a regular basis, mostly overseas

If you think you are suitable for the position(s) please send us your application in English through the form below.

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Contact

  • XVET GmbH,
    Sorthmannweg 20
    22529 Hamburg, Germany
  • Phone: +49 40 560 60 666
  • Fax 1: +49 40 560 60 070
  • Fax 2: +49 40 432 08 214
  • info@xvetgermany.com

Office hours

  • Monday - Friday: 8am to 5pm (GMT + 1:00)