United Kingdom, Hemel Hempstead, Adhesive Technologies

Graduate Marketing Assistant - Consumer Adhesives


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.

An exciting opportunity has become available to join the Consumer Adhesives Marketing team as a Graduate. We are looking for proactive & energetic team players to join our team and support in key projects in our brand & trade marketing teams. This one-year programme is designed to develop knowledge, skills and expertise across a wide range of Marketing – brand & category management; digital; NPD; commercial awareness. The programme will include 1-day work rotations in other departments; group training; online learning; and opportunities to present internally.

YOUR ROLE (varies between brand & trade marketing)

  • Analyse market or shopper data  to develop deep understanding of the market, consumers & shoppers
  • Support with new product launches (NPD): assist with the coordination internally and/or develop POS solutions to launch to market
  • Help develop and execute best-in-class shopper marketing activation to deliver brand objectives
  • Support creation of digital assets and implementation with customers
  • Analyse impact of promotional activities or media campaigns using internal and external data and recommend future actions
  • Work cross-functionally on different projects to ensure alignment and effective communication
  • Liaise with external agency partners and other stakeholders
  • Actively participate & present initiatives in internal meetings to Sales, Category & Brand Teams


  • Degree, or equivalent, in Business, Marketing or any related field
  • Previous experience in a multinational FMCG company is an advantage
  • Passion for innovation and brands
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Willingness to work in a diverse team and by set objectives
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Learning agility and high energy level
  • Good command of MS Office

Application closing date: 16th April 2021
Assessment days will take place: 10th May 2021– 21st May 2021
2nd stage interviews will take place: 1st June 2021 – 11th June 2021

JOB ID: 21013228
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Limited Term
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