Kimberly-Clark's office in Belgium is located in Zaventem
(as of end of 2014 in Diegem). We employ people for both our
Consumer division as well as our Professional (B-to-B) division. At
Kimberly-Clark we are embracing a culture where we are all
essential for success, a culture based on accountability. That
means that we take responsibility for everything we do - for our
behaviors and our results. We live our One K-C Behaviors to
accomplish the goals we set for ourselves.
Characteristic for Belgium is the fact that the country is
separated into 3 regions mainly due to differences in language - French and Dutch
speakers. The regions are Flanders in the north (Dutch), Wallonia
in the south (French) and Brussels in the center (Bilingual). A
small part of the Belgian population (about 1%) even speaks
The location Zaventem is known most of all for its airport.
Created in 1958 and extended recently, it is the largest airport in
Belgium. Zaventem/Diegem is very close to Brussels, the capital of
Brussels is one of the most international cities in the world.
27% of the population is made up of foreigners, not including those
who have taken Belgian citizenship. In following with its status as
the Capital of Europe (the seat of the European Union), Brussels is
the location for 40,000 EU employees, 4,000 NATO employees and
hosts about 300 permanent representations: lobby groups, embassies
and press corporations.