BG10 - Plantation

Tobacco Specialist (m/f/d)
Burg, Switzerland


You are responsible for purchasing raw tobacco in taking into consideration harvest, price and quality fluctuations. You are defining purchase plans and buying strategies according to the budget-forecast. You safeguard the quality of the raw tobaccos; the consistency of the blends and you are also participating in the development of new products and product adaptations.


Qualification Bachelor Degree (preferred Master Degree) in Agronomy / Agriculture Studies
Experience Minimum 5 years of experience in tobacco growing/trading or cigar/cigarillo/cigarette manufacturing or minimum 5-7 years of working experience in growing/trading and/or quality and/or purchasing department in wine or coffee company
Attitude Passionate about Tobacco, high quality orientation, honest and open, good, intercultural skills, perseverant, reliable, team player, proactive, flexible, can laugh :-)
Languages English fluent/proficient, Spanish/Portuguese/German is an advantage


We are a Swiss owner-managed company with a heritage in tobacco expertise since 1864. Our passion and dedication have made us a a leading global manufacturer of cigarillos. With a long-term business perspective, we constantly strive to innovate and improve the quality of our products. Our goal is to build strong brands for premium cigarillos. To achieve this, we invest in the right people, brands and opportunities. More than 5,000 dedicated team members all over the work focus on a single mission: smiling consumers, loyal to our brands.


If you’re interested to find out more about this role please contact: Iris Kaeslin Grogg  |  E:  |  T: +41 79 509 65 07 PROTABACO AG, Hauptstrasse 55, CH-5736 Burg AG, Switzerland

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