Head of Global Sales

Head of Global Sales


We are looking for an experienced international FMCG trading profile, who would like to participate in Famobra’s further growth – based on global sales. Heading the Global Sales team, you will be spearheading the sales execution yourself, alongside your own team of seven dedicated global sales colleagues.

Execution of global Sales Strategy

Referring to the CEO of Famobra, you will be part of the management team, and you will head your own Global Sales department. The responsibility in this role includes developing new business opportunities and execute the strategy plan when it comes to global sales initiatives. Furthermore, the Head of Global Sales will be responsible for 3-5 of the largest key accounts.

The tasks within the position will be as follows:

  • Motivation of the global sales team
  • Process optimization of business approaches
  • Sales activities
  • Sales performance KPI`s
  • Key account management for new business development
  • Decision-making on business opportunities

The position is based in Flensburg, and you can expect 50 to 60 travel days annually.

Result driven international trading profile

We are looking for a profile with international commercial experience within food and beverage (preferably spirits). Preferably, you have experience with FMCG trading outside of Europa, as there is a major growth potential here. You are fluent in English as this is the corporate language, and you will have several nationalities within your own department. Finally, we are looking for someone who, based on experience and attitude, can lead the global sales team ‘from the front’. If you have no prior leadership experience, we expect you to have a clear potential to become a strong leader.

As a person, you have a strong drive to create great results. You can build and strengthen relations with a lot of different people from different cultures. You know when to push, and you know when to be more relaxed. Your situational leadership style enables you to create followers, but it also enables you to get the best out of your colleagues. Finally, you must be fluent in English written and spoken.

Position with great potential

This position in a strong Danish family-owned business but with a clear international and global perspective is a great opportunity to further develop your own career. The growth potential is evident, and you will be a key driver to the company’s future success.


The recruitment process is carried out in collaboration with the consulting company Compass Human Resources Group. If you want to learn more about this position before submitting your application, please do not hesitate to contact Partner, Søren Krogstrup on tel.: +45 70 20 12 75.
Please submit your CV as soon as possible, if you are interested. Applications will be processed on an ongoing basis. Please note that all enquiries will be handled with confidentiality and that we will reply to the email address from which you send your CV.

About Famobra

Famobra specializes in the global trade of international, high-turnover goods. Their core strength is the sourcing and distribution of fast-moving brands. Famobra has a large international network of first-class suppliers and consequently a unique product portfolio with direct access to some of the world’s most sought-after brands.
From their headquarters and warehouse in Northern Germany, 35 experienced buyers and export specialists handle the extensive range of over 2,000 high-demand, fast-moving brand products and work with more than 230 customers in 50 countries all around the world.

Famobra is part of the Fleggaard Group, an international conglomerate with a rich story that goes back to 1926. The group’s activities are focused on three strategic business areas: Wholesale, Retail and Leasing. Even though the conglomerate’s subsidiaries have a global reach, it is still a family-owned business where good business sense lies at the foundation for all its activities. The group’s subsidiaries have an annual turnover of roughly EUR 1 billion and employ approx. 1,750 employees, making it one of Denmark’s largest family-owned businesses.

Deadline forapplication:As soon as possible
Workplace: Flensburg
Company: Famobra