Germany, Düsseldorf, Henkel Consumer Brands

Packaging Digital Systems Manager (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 Consumer Brands continuously drive the evolution in dynamic categories: Laundry & Home Care and Hair. With our trusted brands, including Persil and Schwarzkopf, 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?


  • This newly created position within the Henkel Consumer Business unit is located at Global R&D Packaging CoE (Centre of Excellence)
  • Lead packaging digital data architecture systems development in cooperation with internal functions and corporate IT
  • Manage effective deployment of our global packaging specification data to the next level by making use of state-of-the-art systems, knowledge and technologies for Sustainability and reporting tools
  • Lead relevant initiatives with strong focus on efficiency and effort and establish a sustainable life cycle management methodology
  • Conduct in depth analysis of our data and create dashboards to support strategic decisions, portfolio management and projects
  • Actively investigate and apply emerging technologies to design cutting-edge future Packaging systems with AI, Machine Learning and process automation
  • Support of external projects and interaction with business partners (e.g. suppliers)
  • Share knowledge and build a sufficient infrastructure and network to enhance collaboration in R&D


  • University Degree in Engineering or Computer Sciences with more than 5 years of relevant working experience
  • Drive results by effective communication and motivating internal and external stakeholders to induce a new way of working
  • Digital literacy and proven ability to drive transformation using novel technologies
  • Proven track in successful project management with preferred experience in systems and data
  • Knowledge on packaging development and materials is desirable
  • Ability to work independently, willingness to learn, team attitude and good soft skills
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Digital Knowledge Sharing and Collaboration
  • Self-motivated, result oriented, creative, and an open-minded team-player
  • Good knowledge of English

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: 24059805
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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