Germany, Düsseldorf, Laundry & Home Care

Senior Business Development Manager (M&A) - Consumer Business (d/f/m)

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?


  • Support the Executive Committee in defining and steering the business portfolio
  • Shape Consumer Business strategy based on strategic analyses and economic evaluations
  • Drive M&A and divestment transactions for Consumer Business as project manager
  • Screen markets and derive business cases for M&A and new business opportunities
  • Conduct competitive and outside-in analyses and provide recommendations
  • Identify initiatives to further increase operational excellence
  • Work on cross-functional projects in collaboration with external advisors


  • University degree in Business Administration or related studies
  • Min. 6 years of relevant work experience in M&A, Business Development, Strategy Consulting or Finance
  • Passion for FMCG and Financials
  • Excellent presentation skills, high assertiveness and ability to establish trustful relationships across regions and local marketing units, with sales and top management
  • Ability to work on various tasks in parallel
  • Excellent English (written, oral), German knowledge would be a plus
  • True team player: team results matter more than an individual agenda

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

JOB ID: 22033806
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: Recruitment-Germany@henkel.com
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