Join us at ElbeFruit GmbH and Atlantic FruitGmbH leaders in importing exotic produce into the European and UKmarket known for our commitment to quality and sustainability. Wereon the lookout for a dynamic Head of Support Services to lead ourremote international team and to streamline support operationsacross both companies. If youre passionate about bringing yourexpertise to a group of companies that values innovation excellenceand crosscollaboration we are eager to hear fromyou.TasksActiveManagement andOversight:Activelymanage and oversee the daytoday operations of our Finance andAccounting IT Compliance and Sustainability and Marketing functionsensuring handson involvement in key projects anddecisions.Lead and manage significant changesin finance processes ensuring smooth transitions and minimaldisruption.ProcessDevelopment andCompliance:Develop andimplement efficient processes and policies personally engaging incritical tasks to enhance productivity and ensure regulatorycompliance.Effectively communicate andimplement new strategies across support functions ensuring teamalignment andunderstanding.Leadershipand TeamManagement:Directlylead and mentor a remote culturally diverse team fostering acollaborative and inclusive workenvironment.Champion change managementinitiatives within the team promoting adaptability and resiliencein the face ofchange.StrategicCollaboration:Collaborateclosely with our management team to align support functions withour business objectives actively contributing to strategic planningand operational execution.Facilitate theintegration of change management strategies into broader businessplans ensuring cohesive execution and alignment with organizationalgoals.Innovation andEfficiency:Driveinnovation and efficiency in all support functions identifyingopportunities for process improvement and technology integration toenhance operational effectiveness.Continuallyseek and implement innovative approaches to enhance the efficiencyof finance and support processes contributing to the companysstrategicgrowth.Requirements10years of management experience preferably in the food import/exportsector or related industries. Prior consulting experience is a plusoffering valuable skills in strategic planning andproblemsolving.Proven track record of leadingremote international teams.Masters degree inBusiness Administration Finance Accounting or related field.
CPA orCFA certifications desirable.Expertise inaccounting financial management and ITsystems.Fluency in English; proficiency inGerman is a plus.Excellent communicationleadership and strategic thinkingskills.Ability to thrive in a dynamic evolvingenvironment demonstrating flexibility and adaptability to changingbusiness needs.Proactive in challenging andreshaping existing processes for improved efficiency andinnovation.BenefitsRemotework opportunity offering a flexible workenvironment.Opportunity to work with aglobally distributed team gaining exposure to different culturesand perspectives.Opportunities forprofessional development and careeradvancement.Participation in global tradeevents and sustainabilityinitiatives.Supportive work culture thatvalues teamwork innovation and continuousimprovement.If youre eager to make asignificant impact in two growing companies and lead a team thatstransforming the fresh produce industry this is your opportunity.Apply today and join our journey at ElbeFruit and Atlantic Fruit.Please send us your resume and a cover letter explaining why yourethe ideal fit for this crosscompany role. We look forward toreviewing your application and are excited to discuss how you cancontribute to our shared success. Expect an engaging andinformative hiring process where we explore the possibilitiestogether.
▶️ Head of Support Services – Remote Position