Joel Rivera, Key Account Manager, Flexo Print and Paper
What initially attracted you to tesa?
tesa tape is a piece of the pie when it comes to Beiersdorf. I quickly realized that being part of a multinational company could potentially open the doors to other opportunities and further expand my knowledge of the consumer market. The moment I realized tesa tape is all around us and that most people don’t realize it either, I was intrigued to learn more.
What are your favorite things about working for tesa?
As a remote employee, I enjoy the flexibility and trust that tesa has provided me. Despite being a global company, tesa still has a “small company” feel while still providing the resources needed to accomplish your job.
Describe your experience(s) working in a multi-cultural environment. What have been your key takeaways from these experiences?
Being of Hispanic descent, I am privileged to be bilingual. This has allowedme to work and travel with colleagues in Mexico, which has been incredibly impactful in our success and strategies with some customers. Additionally, I regularly work with colleagues and customers in other countries which usually leads to very insightful conversations about their backgrounds. I enjoy learning about others around the world while realizing we are all passionate about our work and personal lives.
What reasons would you give to someone in recommending tesa as a place to work?
tesa is a place to find a passion and balance. With the diversity of people and business units, you are bound to find a place within the company that will not only challenge you but push you to your next level of success.