Creative, clever, communicative

Then you're at the right place!

Commercial

For an international chemicals corporation such as LANXESS, you are the cherry on the cake: Commercial staff who establishs and maintains relationships with our customers and suppliers throughout the world; who have the overview and the control over our financial situation; who develop accurate marketing ideas and know how to conduct purchasing negotiations bravely and cleverly. There are numerous challenges at LANXESS that require commercial business acumen. Are you made of the right stuff?

Industrial Clerk

How much money is available to purchase the new raw materials – or where can we find the right employee? Our industrial clerks know the answers. At LANXESS they work in all areas where projects and processes are planned and implemented in detail, as well as conscientiously monitored and documented - even in international business. Their expertise is required in many areas, ranging from marketing and personnel management to purchasing, production and sales up to finance and accounting.

Practical tasks

  • Purchasing, warehousing and on-time provision to production of goods
  • Obtaining and comparing quotes, negotiating terms
  • Planning and implementing marketing and promotional activities
  • Customer acquisition, consultation and support
  • Generating work and organisation plans as well as determining personnel deployment and requirements
  • Writing employment contracts, managing personnel files and statistics
  • Processing wage and salary payments

Prerequisites

  • Very good lower secondary qualifications, level I
  • High grades in German, Mathematics and English
  • Confident communication skills, both in written and verbal form
  • Team skills and reliability
  • Flexibility and mobility

    Training

    3 years of training:

    • Intermediate examination after 1.5 years
    • Final examination in 4 areas as well as specialist discussions and presentation
    • Apprenticeship payment in line with the pay scale for the chemicals industry in North Rhine-Westphalia

    Further training opportunities

    • Qualified Industrial Specialist (Industriefachwirt) or financial accountant
    • Human Resources Assistant (Personalfachkaufmann/-frau)
    • Qualified Marketing Specialist (Fachkaufmann/-frau für Marketing)
    • State certified business economist (Staatlich geprüfte/-r Betriebswirt/-in)
    • Bachelor of Arts

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    The current application timeline is over.
    Applications can be generated again from mid-August, 2015.

    Patent Law Clerk

    Those who want to protect their inventions against theft, have to register them with the patent office. This is incredibly important for an innovative company like LANXESS to remain competitive. Responsible support is provided here by patent law clerks: They prepare the patent applications for our products diligently - also on an international scale. They keep an eye on time limitations and fees and assume the day-to-day correspondence as well as welcoming clients. Absolute confidentiality is a matter or course for them.

    Practical tasks

    • Coordinate appointments and manage the deadline diary
    • Write applications, e.g. for patent or trademark registrations
    • Set up and manage files
    • Register industrial property rights, e.g. patents or brands both nationally and internationally
    • Processing payment traffic as well as costs and fees
    • Correspondence and communication with clients

    Prerequisites

    • Higher education entrance qualification (Allgemeine Hochschulreife)
    • High grades in German, Mathematics and English
    • Confident communication skills, both in written and verbal form
    • Interest in legal issues and law
    • Team skills and reliability
    • Responsibility and discretion
    • Above-average organisational skills

    Training

    3 years of training:

    • Intermediate examination after 1.5 years at the latest
    • Final examination with written and oral components
    • Apprenticeship payment in line with the pay scale for the chemicals industry in North Rhine-Westphalia

    Further training opportunities

    • Certified Legal Officer (Geprüfte/-r Rechtsfachwirt/-in)
    • Business Administrator (Bürofachwirt/-in)
    • Legal Business Administrator (Betriebswirt/-in für Recht)
    • Business Administrator for Communications and Office Management (Betriebswirt/-in für Kommunikation und Büromanagement)

    Apply now!

    Send us your application for the following locations:

    Leverkusen

    Contact

    Ursula Weißhaupt
    Vocational Training
    Comm. and Techn. Areas
    Phone: +49 214 30 34856