Germany, Düsseldorf, DX

Digital Portfolio 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.


  • Oversee the global portfolio of digital data products, their budget, cost, milestones and timeline within Henkel dx Data & Analytics to ensure product excellence
  • Develop and own a common portfolio & demand management tool across our dx business units
  • Define and promote a capacity & demand planning process for our Data & Analytics team
  • Steer project demands to ensure portfolio alignment with global strategy and functional unit plans. Report portfolio status and progress to senior management
  • Be responsible for and actively manage resource capacity planning within the unit (>100 FTE) to enable successful digital product delivery
  • Identify and lead improvement initiatives for the portfolio management and the digital product lifecycle. Coach team members on processes and strategic topics
  • Actively participate in cross-functional teams in the execution of our data & analytics strategy and drive digital change. Live a culture of constant learning, integrity, and mutual responsibility
  • Facilitate development and implementation of corporate, function and analytics strategy


  • Master's degree and relevant experience in an advanced analytics environment in either industry or academia; experience in the chemical industry is a plus
  • Minimum 7 years of project management experience with a focus on digital & organizational transformation and management of change
  • Strong skills in MS PowerBI and PowerPlatform; knowledge of a common PPM software is a plus
  • Native in MS PowerPoint and advanced skills in MS Excel
  • Experience as Product Owner with respective certificates
  • User of agile ways of working and agile processes e.g., Scrum, Kanban, BizDevOps and tools e.g., Jira, Azure DevOps
  • Wide scope of general business knowledge focusing on data & analytics product implementation and digital project delivery
  • Experience in engaging with C-level stakeholders and the ability to present clearly and adjust content/approach to the audience
  • Eagerness to lead and work in cross-functional teams with the ability to promote a one-team mentality
  • Fluent in English and German with high confidence in both verbal and written communication
JOB ID: 21015661
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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