South Korea, Seoul-Gasan Digital, Adhesive Technologies

Adhesive Senior Product Development Chemist


At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That is 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.

At Henkel, we promote a holistic Diversity & Inclusion approach. The diversity of our employees, their backgrounds, experiences, talents, knowledge, creativity, and the appreciation of all their individual differences are the foundation for our competitive advantage. As a multinational corporation, Henkel employs people from 120 nations in almost 80 countries. About 85 percent of our employees work outside of Germany, with more than half of them in emerging markets.


  • Own product development stages of our product development activity including raw material selection, formulation, and testing
  • Propose and develop new formulations in line with customer expectations, market opportunities and commercial potential
  • Source all relevant materials and equipment to support product development lab operations
  • Create formulation and deliver performance improvements
  • Work closely with technical customer service team and marketing team to provide support in relation to marketing documentation and claims for new products
  • Develop strong, collaborative, working relationships across all functions
  • Provide necessary supervision to staff to achieve project targets
  • Support sales and technical functions within each business team or manufacturing functions as required
  • Participate in global teams and lead global projects as deemed appropriate
  • Keep all lab resources in good working order and maintain compliance with safety regulations and quality procedures


  • Master’s Degree in Chemistry or equivalent is required
  • In-depth knowledge of materials, new innovations, and technologies is required
JOB ID: 21011916
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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