China, Shanghai-Zhangjiang, Adhesive Technologies

Head of Application Engineering

At Henkel, you can be a game changer and craft your career. Unleash your entrepreneurial spirit by bringing your ideas to life within a global team. Our leading brands and technologies, along with our high-performing businesses will provide you with countless opportunities to develop your skills and explore new paths. Your career at Henkel will contribute to a more sustainable future, while you grow within our vibrant, diverse culture of trust and belonging. If you're up for challenging the status quo, join our team of pioneers and make your mark on the future with us.

Do you dare to make an impact?


  • Identifies and drives Application Engineering strategy and resources for assigned segment/ technology
  • Acts as technical business parnter on Global/Regional LTM decision-making body responsible for business results
  • Is accountable for TCS Segment, Field/KAM, Business Development and Technical Center operations
  • Drives customer intimacy at Henkel’s top global customers within technology/segment
  • Collaborates and leads globally on best practices, processes, tools across SBU and Adhesives
  • Provides technical strategy and direction for SBU, key markets, applications, product lines,
  • Key Accounts to achieve business goals
  • Drives innovation pipeline and new to the world technologies
  • Represents Henkel externally via presentations, publications, participation in industry and trade associations
  • Creates structured training programs on technologies with global relevance
  • Develops and manages global work teams to support key initiatives and programs
  • Identifies relevant global industry/customer specifications and ensures Henkel compliance
  • Identifies innovation partnerships with CVC’s
  • Identifies global market trends and needs including competitive threats


  • cross SBU perspective
  • strategy
  • technology
  • account management
  • analytical thinking
  • lean/six sigma/scientific meth
  • appl. methods/development
  • technical writing/reporting
  • digital
  • business acumen/partnership

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to gender, origin, culture, generation, disability, religion and sexual orientation.

JOB ID: 22031597
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: Henkel.GCN.Recruitment@henkel.com
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Development opportunities
Development opportunities Corporate social responsibility programs
Corporate social responsibility programs Extensive leave policy
Extensive leave policy Well-being programs
Well-being programs Life insurance
Life insurance Medical insurance
Medical insurance Performance bonus / Incentives
Performance bonus / Incentives Tuition reimbursement
Tuition reimbursement On-site canteen (in some locations)