BOARDLINK Executive Consultants International
BOARDLINK Executive Consultants International

Interim Managing Director DACH FMCG / Non-Food (m/f/d)

Hamburg, Germany (hybrid)
Directors, Chief Executives

Ou client is a very successful trading company that has a global network of top consumer goods manufacturers in the areas of confectionery, beverages, household and personal care products and at the same time successfully develops and positions its own brands. Our client's sales channels are focused on non-food retail (discount, DIY, drugstore, garden and electronics stores, etc.), which is positioned as a positively surprising sales location for the end consumer.Our client has grown strongly internationally with his concept within 12 years and generates approx. 15% of the turnover in the DACH region.


  • Full P&L responsibility for the DACH region and location Hamburg
  • Driving growth in the coming years and realizing the planned increase in sales (doubling)
  • Development of the DACH team and the successful recruitment, management and development of the colleagues
  • Successful partnering with consumer goods manufacturers and non-food retail customers
  • Creating the next state of the art operational model together with external and internal partners
  • Integration of a new acquired company into the company
  • The alignment of sales to changing customer and sales structures
  • Close cooperation with our business development team and definition and implementation of price, product and distribution strategies for the DACH region
  • Build a dedicated, standing alone future DACH team in Germany with commerce and operational excellence


  • Commercial training as part of a degree or a comparable alternative training
  • Good financial knowledge of driving a P&L
  • Several years of management experience in a function at a manufacturer in FMCG (e.g. confectionery, beverages) or consumer goods such as household and personal care products
  • Demonstrably successful sales experience in discount, DIY, drugstore, garden or electronics markets etc
  • Experience in purchasing from a manufacturer or retail chain
  • Experience in independently and successfully setting up a organization in the DACH region
  • Knowledge of the operational| logistic way in working in DACH Business
  • Business fluent German/ English
  • Entrepreneurial thinking and acting
  • Leadership, persistence, entrepreneurial spirit and enthusiasm
  • Good balance between strategic skills and operational implementation strength
  • Sociability and competence as a bridge builder

For further information please contact Mr. Christian Eidmann at

+ 49 (0) 211 545706 87. Please send us your application documents (curriculum vitae in tabular form, salary details and period of notice).

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