The following provides a summary of how our teams in South Africa provide the essentials for a better life. You can start your career with Kimberly-Clark today by searching jobs on our website, careers.kimberly-clark.com.
Our Engineering and Operations teams are based in our manufacturing facilities in Springs (Gauteng) and Cape Town (Western Cape). Our Mechanical, Electrical and Chemical Engineers support our manufacturing mill operations in process, maintenance and project management. They work with sophisticated systems and technology to optimize complex operations, systems, equipment and quality control. Our production technicians are responsible for daily operation of production equipment. More senior team members manage multiple production lines and lead the department toward achieving safety, quality and productivity goals. Our electrical and mechanical technicians support our operations team by maintaining the manufacturing equipment and ensuring minimum down time.
The Finance team covers essential financial services to the company including financial accounting, business analysis, tax, insurance and internal control and internal audit. They work hand-in-hand with the Governance & Administration Departments to ensure good corporate governance while looking for opportunities to partner with the business to improve the way we make and sell our products.
The Human Resources team helps ensure Kimberly-Clark’s employees remain highly skilled and engaged. Team members include HR Business Partners who cover the full spectrum of responsibilities from hiring to performance management, career development and employee relations, as well as specialists in learning and development and remuneration.
Occupational Health and Safety is critical in helping Kimberly-Clark achieve an injury-free workplace. The team includes Occupational Health Nurses and specialist consultants.
Kimberly-Clark’s marketers manage our trusted brands Adult & Feminine Care, Baby & Child Care, and Family Care, and in our business-to-business division of Kimberly-Clark Professional. Our marketers’ innovative marketing strategies can cover advertising, packaging, product development, consumer & customer promotions, online communications, market research and new product launches.
Our sales teams drive the sales of our products to retail and commercial customers throughout South Africa and parts of Sub-Saharan Africa. Our consumer sales team services and sells to the formal, informal and retail market channels and functionally covers strategic customer and account management, field sales and category management. Our Professional division sales team provides solutions for the away from home channel where washroom, wiping and safety products are required. Sales are generated through and on behalf of a national distributor network.
Supply Chain team members control materials from vendors to and through our mills to warehouses and on to the customer. This includes demand, production, and deployment planning sourcing and supply distribution.