Product Manager Structural Adhesives (m/f)

18000741, Düsseldorf, Heidelberg

Henkel Adhesive Technologies is a worldwide leader in bonding, sealing and surface treatments - thanks to our ambitious people. We create unique value for our clients and our technologies can be found in many objects touching our lives every day. Our success is built on constant innovation and people who strive for excellence. Working at Henkel is much more than just a job. It's a passion. Have you got what it takes?

The business unit General Industry (AG) is a leading supplier of state-of-the-art industrial adhesives, sealants and metal pretreatment technologies to a variety of industrial markets for assembly, maintenance and repair. Our product brands like LOCTITE and TEROSON represent highest performance, innovation and reliability.

As a member of our Western European AG Product Management team you are responsible for the efficient lifecycle management of your portfolio and in charge of creating value for our customers every day. In AG we are currently looking for a dedicated and professional support as Regional Product Manager for LOCTITE branded Epoxies and Acrylics.

The Regional Product Manager (m/f) is responsible for the management of these product lines incl. profit performance and takes strategic and functional direction from the Steering Units organization.

The role involves working closely with Product Development and Operations regarding new product introduction and scale-up, Regional and Global Business Management as well as Local Western European Marketing teams.

This position is based in Düsseldorf or Heidelberg.

What we offer

  • Management of the Epoxy and Acrylic range in Western Europe
  • Product lifecycle management (product line extension, rationalization, regional availability etc.)
  • Product line profitability (margin control, cost saving potential, raw material costs and impact on product costs)
  • Management of regional product launches 
  • Support of regional SU initiatives, promotions and campaigns across WE
  • Responsibility for packaging and labelling of the related product portfolio
  • Driving and implementation of cost chase/complexity reduction projects
  • Monitoring product line trends and identifying opportunities for roll-out across steering units
  • Participation in cross-functional working groups for innovation projects
  • The chance to grow in a dynamic and an international environment

Who we are looking for

  • University Degree or equivalent
  • 2-5 years of professional experience in Marketing / Product Management, Supply Chain or Process Management
  • Excellent English skills
  • Profound knowledge in MS Office and SAP applications
  • Passionate team player with a strong sense of project ownership
  • Ability to lead and motivate international and cross-functional project teams
  • Very good analytical and communication skills

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