China, Shanghai, Adhesive Technologies

Product Line Manager Packaging APAC

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?


  • Manage the full Product Lifecycle strategy for Henkel's APAC Packaging Adhesives product lines through managing customer- supplier- and regulatory driven changes, and to drive for customer satisfaction.
  • Facilitate introduction of new products developed through our Innovation Teams key development programs, as well as to coordinate all tasks related to set-up within our organization and systems.
  • Develop and execute a product plan and portfolio strategy for the regional SBU within Asia, in line with the business plans and global technology portfolio strategies and accomplish Strategic Business Unit (SBU) financial goals by aligning with senior leadership.
  • Drive programs to reduce product costs (raw material, operating, freight & warehousing, complexity reduction, reformulations), establish and attain target processing cost through collaboration with key stakeholders within the Henkel network, to achieve optimum product line profitability.
  • Manage security of raw material supply and allocation of raw materials, as well participate in the monitoring and management of product margins (raw relative to pricing action) through collaboration with Purchasing,
  • Operations, Pricing Management, and the Packaging SBU.
  • Coordinate and manage for the Packaging SBU any adjustments to the operations network and/or tollers.
  • Ensure Product Lifecycle Management activities are well aligned with business objectives within the region.
  • What the Role Can Offer You

  • Regional scope (APAC + GCN + ANZ).
  • Opportunity to work with diverse team within Henkel network.
  • Technology management.


  • Successfully completed a university degree in business or related technical discipline. MBA is desirable.
  • At least 8 years working experience in related field.
  • Minimum 3 years of professional experience in Product Line Management/ Marketing / Product Development / Technical Customer Service or related experience is required.
  • Adhesives, Packaging, Metal Packaging industry experience is preferred.
  • 2+ years commercial experience in target markets for the product line desirable.
  • Knowledge in (and/or) Hot Melt, Water based, Polyurethane, Acrylics, Surface Treatment like Lubricants, Cleaners and Conversion coatings is a plus.
  • Ability to prioritize/organize workload. Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to build strong relationships, lead and influence to accomplish objectives through others.
  • Proficient with SAP and Data Warehouse systems is desirable.

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: 24066405
Contract & Job type: Limited - Full Time
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