United States, Chanhassen, MN, Adhesive Technologies

Global Key Account Manager (Medical Devices)


At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That’s why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage. Our unique brands in markets around the world open up countless opportunities to follow your convictions and explore new paths. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows you to always think out of the box - take the chance and shape the digital future together with us.


  • The Global Key Account Manager will develop and manage the overall strategy for Henkel's key medical device accounts. 
  • Build a strong network within the customer organization at all levels, incl. top executives
  • Translate customer’s strategy and priorities into new opportunities and joint innovation roadmap across entire Henkel product portfolio
  • Responsible for global revenue and profitability targets and customer satisfaction
  • Maintain strategic account plans (short-/mid-/long-term targets) incl. clear implementation plan and present to executives
  • Ensure implementation of strategy incl. qualification of products, sales forecast, maintenance of CRM tool, monthly reports for management, and quality and supply chain topics
  • Provide clear direction and leadership to cross-functional Henkel teams regarding account strategy, responsibilities and expectations
  • Own a business development area within the team
  • Be an integral part of our international medical team and globally collaborate across functions to ensure smooth and seamless processes


  • Bachelors degree in Engineering, Science or Business Administration is required.
  • Candidate should be located in the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area. 
  • 5+ years relevant experience in global key account management is required.
  • Project management skills in an international environment.
  • Excellent collaboration and communication skills.
  • Highly systematic and conceptual thinking.
  • Strong negotiation skills.
  • Experience in Strategy and Marketing is beneficial
  • Digital engagement and social selling

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

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JOB ID: 20006926
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067