Adhesive Technologies

Technical Sales Representative - South and Eastern USA

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Henkel Adhesive Technologies is the leading solution provider for adhesives, sealants and functional coatings worldwide, with more than 26,000 employees and €9 billion in sales. Through the Henkel Engineered Wood business, we help accelerate sustainable construction with our cutting-edge bonding solutions. Together with our customers & partners, we drive a transformation in the construction industry where wood as a structural component replaces traditional materials such as concrete and steel. At Henkel, we are ambassadors of sustainability and every day, we model our commitment to a greener, more sustainable future. 

As our Engineered Wood Technical Sales Representative, you will: 

  • Promote Henkel's Adhesives products, Equipment solution and Technical consulting to the current B2B customer base as well as the potential customers in the Engineered wood market.
  • Implement territory management and growth plans that are commensurate with the overall strategic directives of the business.
  • Work to establish a complete target list, documenting growth potential by application and location. Prioritize, direct & execute sales programs for the assigned market areas.
  • Have/develop intimate knowledge of the markets and customers on the applications & technologies that are used.
  • Cross-functionally collaborate with application engineer, business development and other functions to sell and deliver value to prospect, customers and achieve competitive advantage.
  • Effectively communicate progress and needs to the management team.
  • Become competent with and utilize Henkel’s Customer Relationship Management (CRM) tools to manage the sales and customer management processes.
  • Geographic sales territory includes South and Eastern part of the USA.
  • Minimum travelling requirement: 40%+. Occasional travel to NJ US headquarters and other states and/or countries could be required for business, trainings, and/or sales meetings.


  • BA/BS Degree in Engineering, Chemistry, Wood (Forestry) Sciences or related discipline.
  • Equipment sales or industrial adhesive experience is a plus.
  • Exhibited knowledge of process equipment, applications, and applicable products, including product chemistries, manufacturing/production processes is helpful.
  • Proven Experience in creating and maintaining excellent customer relationships.
  • Excellent planning, organization, customer focus, sense of urgency and results driven to meet specific and measurable goals and objectives.
  • Highly self-motivated, willingness to learn and work well in team environment.
  • Excellent negotiation, communication skills (written and spoken) and PC proficiency.
  • Fluent English speaking and writing. Spanish, French or German is a plus.
  • Valid drivers license

Visit the Henkel Engineered Wood website for more information: https://www.henkel-adhesives.com/us/en/industries/engineered-wood.html

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Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and other legally protected characteristics.

JOB ID: 22041642
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067
Health, Disability & Life Insurance
Health, Disability & Life Insurance Vacation / Paid Time Off
Vacation / Paid Time Off 401k Matching
401k Matching Flexible Work Policy
Flexible Work Policy Performance Bonus Incentives
Performance Bonus Incentives Paid Parental Leave & Childcare Benefits
Paid Parental Leave & Childcare Benefits Wellness Programs
Wellness Programs Tuition Reimbursement & Student Loan Aid
Tuition Reimbursement & Student Loan Aid International Career Opportunities
International Career Opportunities Employee Recognition Programs
Note: Perks might vary depending on the job grade.