Germany, Düsseldorf, DX

Digital Strategy Manager (d/f/m)


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.


  • Drive key aspects of data-driven business models and the analytics strategy along the value chain and across different business units
  • You feel at home in the area of data governance, operating models, analytics advisory and IT strategy
  • Define the strategic value of AI and analytics solutions and communicate this value to different stakeholders from business, IT as well as C-level management
  • Be mainly responsible for the analytics academy curriculum and lead upskilling initiatives: design and promote analytics academic programs to grow our business through data literacy and enabled teams
  • Steer and develop conferences, hackathons and other initiatives to spread analytics and data culture within Henkel as well as in the industry
  • Establish a communication program that delivers regular updates on the innovation and products that are carried out by the team through newsletters, blog etc
  • Promote our Data & Analytics activities across the company and develop new channels of communication
  • Establish yourself as an Analytics Ambassador across business units and functions
  • Advance the cross-functional teams of product owners, data experts and business users with your expertise and support the project teams. Live a culture of constant learning, integrity and mutual responsibility
  • Be passionate about emerging approaches and leveraging their full potential and be eager to learn about and explore new methods and technologies


  • Master's degree in computer science or business-related studies with a strong technical focus, preferably in statistics, analytics or data science
  • Minimum 5 years of professional experience in an advanced analytics environment e.g., BI, analytics, IT reorganization, data governance and digital business models. Experience in the chemical industry is a plus
  • Proven track record of professional success in an analytics or advisory role
  • Strategic business acumen, passion for IT strategy and technology trends
  • Capability to develop a clear understanding of the business needs and translate them into relevant data & analytics initiatives as well as concepts
  • Ability to collaborate closely with diverse teams and work in cross-functional set-ups
  • Strong experience in communicating results and approaches to different audiences and engaging with C-level stakeholders
  • Experience in working with methods to enable efficient teamwork and solutioning (e.g. Scrum/Kanban boards, Design Thinking, DevOps)
  • Fluent in English and German with high confidence in both verbal and written communication
JOB ID: 21017045
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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