Klöckner & Co is the largest producer-independent distributor of steel and metal products and one of the leading steel service center companies in the European and American markets combined. The core business of the Klöckner & Co Group is the warehousing and distribution of steel and non-ferrous metals as well as the operation of steel service centers. Based on the Group's distribution and service network, more than 170,000 customers are supplied through around 270 locations in more than 20 countries. Currently Klöckner & Co employs around 11,000 employees. The Group had sales of around €7.1 billion in the fiscal year 2011.
We have changed the focus of our strategy, clearly defining our goals: We intend to grow faster than any of our competitors and to develop Klöckner & Co into the foremost global multi metal distributor with the most efficient processes and systems.
Our strategy refocuses on four main lines of attack
- External growth strategy
- Organic growth strategy
- Business optimization
- Management & Personnel Development:
Our growth targets are ambitious, but nonetheless: We aim to double our turnover in the next five years and triple or quadruple it by 2020.
We are convinced that we will only be able to achieve this goal if every employee is given first-class career and professional development opportunities. To accomplish this, we are prioritizing corporate management and personnel development and have established a new department to handle this in the holding company.
That’s why we are committed to supporting our employees at all career levels. Our employees have good opportunities for professional advancement because we prefer to fill management positions internally. Even in specialist positions, we offer you the opportunity to broaden your skills set by taking on special projects in Germany and abroad. Top-flight continuing education and advanced training programs and opportunities to work abroad guarantee that you will have the opportunity to find your dream job. Which means that, even in the future, you will remain convinced that you made the right decision by going to work for Klöckner & Co SE.
Right from the start, we demonstrate our commitment to inspiring new employees to work for our company by offering numerous internships in various corporate divisions. This is our way of offering potential employees the chance to “sniff around” in the world of Klöckner & Co. Our training programs have a generally good reputation.
We offer students direct-hire opportunities in various Group divisions. We also offer a wide variety of jobs and professional development opportunities for applicants with professional experience who are looking for new challenges.
By the way: You don’t have to wait for us to post a job vacancy. Take the initiative and persuade us by sending in a convincing application! We look forward to hearing from you.
No matter where you are on the career ladder, at Klöckner & Co, you will find plenty of opportunities for further advancing your career.