United States, Rocky Hill, CT, United States, Madison Heights, MI, United States, Bridgewater, NJ, United States, Salisbury, NC, Adhesive Technologies

Operations & Supply Chain Strategy and Transformation Project Manager

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 47.000 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?


Looking for an experienced Project Manager for the Henkel Adhesive Technologies Americas’ Operations & Supply Chain team, who is willing to create, as well as drive transformational projects; has strong business acumen; learns eagerly and curiously; and ambitiously seeks to create a competitive advantage through strong collaboration with stakeholders.


  • Strategize value creation to prepare future–ready operations (manufacturing and supply chain)
  • Create, drive and execute transformative projects at pace and scale
  • Support operations to “think big” while using data to focus on the areas that will have the most impact

Project Management

  • Create, steer and deliver projects where strategic initiatives are implemented with effective project planning & the desired benefits are realized on time and within budget
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define project scope, objectives, and deliverables.
  • Drive continuous improvement initiatives to enhance manufacturing efficiency and productivity.
  • Monitor and report project progress, identifying and addressing potential risks and issues.
  • Drive continuous improvement initiatives to enhance manufacturing efficiency and productivity.  

Engineering Management

  • Collaborate with the engineering team to design, implement, and optimize manufacturing processes.
  • Foster a culture of innovation and continuous improvement with the engineering department.


  • Master's Degree Preferred, Bachelor's Degree in Business, Finance, Engineering or related field required
  • 10 years working experience; 3 years of proven project management experience; 3 years manufacturing or engineering experience
  • Strong understanding of Operations and Supply Chain processes
  • Exceptional project management, communication, and analytical skills
  • Strategic thinking and the ability to drive change and innovation.
  • A self-starter, who has excellent organizational skills to initiate and be change agent for cross functional/larger teams.
  • Acumen for digitalization and sustainability
  • A strong commitment to safety and a safe working environment

The salary for this role is $140,000.00 - $200,000.00. This is the range that we in good faith anticipate relying on when setting wages for this position.  We may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range and this range. This salary range may also be modified in the future.

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JOB ID: 24065609
Contract & Job type: Regular - Full Time
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