Netherlands, Amsterdam, Adhesive Technologies

Process Safety Excellence Manager

At Henkel, you can be a game changer and craft your career. Unleash your entrepreneurial spirit by bringing your ideas to life within a global team. Our leading brands and technologies, along with our high-performing businesses will provide you with countless opportunities to develop your skills and explore new paths. Your career at Henkel will contribute to a more sustainable future, while you grow within our vibrant, diverse culture of trust and belonging. If you're up for challenging the status quo, join our team of pioneers and make your mark on the future with us.

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  • Identifies, analyzes, and evaluates process safety risks across all regions and sites.
  • Responsible for process safety audits of ~ 150 Adhesives sites globally, aimed at gap closure by providing subject knowledge expertise & guidance.
  • Governance for action closure from all audits and events with an intention to drive continuous improvements with respect to process safety. Running applicability assessments (If needed) for events across sites including accountability for action closure. Improve capability building and maturity with respect to process safety across Adhesives by identifying functional training and development needs per site and imparting the same.
  • This job requires excellent collaboration skills and close interaction with multiple internal stakeholders.
  • The final ambition remains “zero” process safety incidents.
  • Key stakeholders: Regional Process Safety Managers Network Process Engineers Project Management Head SHEQ Managers (Including Strategy) Site & Production Managers Regional Cluster Managers


  • Bachelor’s degree in Process Engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant professional experience in process engineering / process safety
  • Process Engineering & Process Safety Management
  • Collaboration, communication & teamwork
  • Automation & Digitalization Entrepreneurial thinking
  • Fluency in English language (other languages are a plus)
  • Ability to constructively manage conflicts
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to communicate within all levels of the organization
  • Ability to embrace and drive change
  • Key Performance Indicators: % reduction of process safety events % improvement of process safety audit scorecard
  • Process safety events, applicability assessments & audits open actions reduction # of process safety standards horizontally deployed and effectiveness

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to gender, origin, culture, mindset, generation, disability, religion and sexual orientation.

JOB ID: 22039271
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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