Neumann Kaffee Gruppe

has more than 2,600 employees worldwide

Neumann Kaffee Gruppe

has more than 2,600 employees worldwide

We are coffee people!

Coffee is our passion! As the world’s leading green coffee service group, we create the conditions for global coffee consumption in all its various forms. Our fields of activity are as varied as the different ways that coffee is enjoyed all over the world. From cultivation via export, import and logistics – with our services along the entire value chain we contribute to every seventh cup of coffee worldwide! Every day, our international coffee experts provide valuable momentum to the global coffee market.

Do you share our coffee passion? Would you like to work with the market leader? Find out more below!

Our corporate culture: strong values, satisfied customers

Have you heard the term “honorable merchant”? Historically this referred to a tradition of values and virtues such as integrity, respect, honesty, loyalty, reliability, conscientiousness and long-term thinking. It is precisely these values that underlie our understanding of work. We see ourselves as “honorable merchants of the modern day” who think long-term and value responsible dealings with our colleagues and business partners. At the same time, we promote a working environment that is characterized by creativity, trust, open communication and respectful cooperation.

New ideas welcome: we provide space for the exchange of ideas

Dedicated and skilled employees are crucial to the company’s success. We provide space for new ideas and learn with and from one another. Our Coffee Lounge and various meeting points at our Hamburg location invite our employees to quickly get to know one another and contribute to an open and cordial working environment through the regular exchange of ideas.

At the same time, we encourage new colleagues to bring new impulses into our daily work. We believe that team spirit and continuous further development are at the heart of a long-term successful collaboration.

A global product, an international network and mid-sized structures – what an exciting mix!

Thanks to our unique intercultural network with locations in 28 countries worldwide, both our work and our thinking are shaped by different cultures, nationalities and perspectives. We are proud of our multiculturalism and promote the continuous exchange of a wealth of ideas and new perspectives. We learn with and from one another and thus create opportunities for professional and personal development. We regard visits abroad as an important part of our employees’ vocational training and further education. Because we see coffee as an international product with a virtually unique global distribution – as a commodity that is firmly anchored in so many different cultures.

Encourage and challenge: we place great value on continued training and education

Maintaining our most valuable assets in best conditions means continued investment in our employees! In addition to a manifold working environment, you can expect these numerous additional benefits:

  • Attractive pension schemes, some of which are employer-financed
  • Subsidized food and drinks in our Coffee Lounge
  • Subsidized travel with the HVV ProfiTicket
  • Internal and external training opportunities, e.g. participation in ongoing internal language courses
  • All employees have opportunities to enjoy coffee and gain coffee expertise

We are looking for colleagues who share our dedication.

Career Opportunities

Dedicated and skilled employees are crucial to the success of Neumann Kaffee Gruppe. It employs over 2,600 highly qualified coffee experts worldwide and some in companies formed almost 100 years ago.  Whether you’re a student, graduate or experienced professional – we offer a wide range of career opportunities at our locations in Hamburg.

Are you interested in working for one of our subsidiaries abroad? Find out more about our global fields of activity here. Become part of our unique team of highly qualified specialists!

Work with a view onto Hamburg’s landmarks

The Hamburg location of Neumann Kaffee Gruppe (NKG) combines the advantages of an internationally successful group with the corporate culture of a traditional Hanseatic enterprise: The Holding company Neumann Gruppe GmbH as well as subsidiaries Bernhard Rothfos GmbH, InterAmerican Coffee GmbH, Ibero Insurance-Service GmbH and ICL Internationale Commodity Logistik GmbH are located at the Coffee Plaza, right in the heart of Hamburg’s HafenCity. About 120 people work in our appealing office building.

Work in a modern warehouse and processing plant

Our highly sophisticated warehouse and processing plant, NKG Kala Hamburg GmbH, is a global technology leader and is located just a few kilometers away. It also offers a wide range of attractive job opportunities.

Young talents

We are and want to remain market leaders. To reach that goal the training of our junior staff and future leaders is essential. We have many years of experience in the training of specialist traders at NKG and port logistics experts in our warehouse, the NKG Kala Hamburg, and offer a wide range of career opportunities as well as intensive support in the individual departments and along the entire training path.

After successfully completing their training, trainees who show a high level of commitment and willingness to learn will have the opportunity to be taken on as full-time employees.

Our international group of companies can then offer you a wide range of career paths and development opportunities – both in Germany and abroad.

Please check our job portal for current vacancies.

We put people first.

Job Portal

Become part of our NKG-family!

Here you find all our current vacancies of Hamburg-based companies Neumann Gruppe GmbH, Bernhard Rothfos GmbH and InterAmerican Coffee GmbH:

Job Portal

For current vacancies of NKG Kala Hamburg GmbH, please click here.

We promote a continuous exchange of views.

Career Insights

Diversity – our product, activities and employees

Find out more about our work environment and how you can become part of the team at Neumann Kaffee Gruppe. Get an insight into our corporate culture.


My intern story

NKG is an attractive employer for trainees and interns. In this section they tell their stories and give insights into their daily routines, work-stays abroad and general aspects at Neumann Kaffee Gruppe. Come back often and – if you want – let us hear what you think!

When trainees become coffee experts

My name is Mirja and I am an apprentice at Neumann Gruppe. In this feature I will tell you, how [...]

Looking for future colleagues

My name is Charlotta (2nd from right) and I am a trainee at Neumann Kaffee Gruppe. Like most of my [...]

Meet our “Musterzimmer”

My name is Henry and I am a trainee at NKG. See in my short video-clip, why our big import-house Bernhard [...]

My adventures in Kenia

As part of a trainee lecture series, we were asked to give a lecture on the countries that coffee is [...]

The variety of nationalities and cultures makes us unique and allows us to constantly broaden our horizon.

HR Contact

You want to contact us? Feel free to write an email:

Please note, however, that we cannot process applications and application papers from recruitment agencies we receive through the e-mail address above. For that purpose, please go to our job portal.

Maren Uzarek
Head of
Group Human Resources

Christoph Kühn
Head of
NG Human Resources

Stefanie Buß
Human Resources

Fatma Kuyucuoglu
Human Resources

Nicole Lehmann
Human Resources

Tel.: +49 40 36123-0
Fax: +49 40 36123-400

Neumann Gruppe GmbH
Coffee Plaza
Sandtorpark 4
20457 Hamburg

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