Germany, Düsseldorf, Adhesive Technologies

Senior Manager Innovation Strategy (d/f/m)

At Henkel, you can build on a strong legacy and leading positions in both industrial and consumer businesses to reimagine and improve life every day. If you love challenging the status quo, join our community of over 50,000 pioneers around the globe. Our teams at Henkel Adhesive Technologies help to transform entire industries and provide our customers with a competitive advantage through adhesives, sealants and functional coatings. With our trusted brands, our cutting-edge technologies and our disruptive solutions, you will have countless opportunities to explore new paths and develop your skills. Grow within our future-led businesses, our diverse and vibrant culture and find a place where you simply belong. All to leave your mark for more sustainable growth.

Dare to make an impact?


  • Shape and drive the global cross business innovation strategy for Henkel Adhesive Technologies
  • Identify key strategic priorities in innovation and drive the decision-making process
  • Drive complex global innovation strategy projects and change management programs
  • Shape and drive the sustainability and digitalization & automation agenda in innovation
  • Consult the innovation leadership
  • Inspire the innovation community with the internal communication agenda
  • Challenge the status quo and come up with new, innovative ways to make an impact


  • Master’s degree in business administration, strategy or technical professions
  • Proven track record in a consultancy firm or inhouse consultancy is a must
  • Excellent strategic thinking, storytelling and analytical skills
  • Proven experience in leading transformational projects
  • Leadership mentality with desire to challenge the status quo
  • Passion to work in diverse teams and collaborate across boundaries
  • Excellent stakeholder management and communication capabilities
  • Proficient oral and written communication in English language

At Henkel, we come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We believe the uniqueness of all our employees is the power in us. Become part of the team and bring your uniqueness to us! We welcome all applications across different genders, origins, cultures, religions, sexual orientations, disabilities, and generations.

JOB ID: 24061640
Contract & Job type: Regular - Full Time
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