United States, Rocky Hill, CT, Adhesive Technologies

Global Program Manager – IIOT Business Building


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.

Incumbent will develop and execute global customer production focused IIOT programs and business analysis with strategic importance to business goals.


  • Lead IIOT type initiatives from concept, steering and sparring on potential solutions, internal/external program value models and overall business models
  • Assist in the creation of the overall IOT/IT/OT customer production strategy through research and market-based analytics creation
  • Act as an entrepreneur, connecting and leading our SBU teams, customer, and other stakeholders in agile and productive methodologies
  • Foster external partnerships and supplier relationships that deliver enhanced value to Henkel and its customers
  • Demonstrate persistence and strong aptitude in agile development in IIOT/IOT/IT/OT areas in exploratory & high uncertainty environment
  • Creating detailed business analysis, outlining problems, opportunities and solutions with recommendations to stakeholders in "Executive Ready" formats
  • Innovation pipeline partner for trainings, technology roadmapping leader, etc
  • Work with clients, Marketing, Technology Leads, PD, TCS etc to uncover new possibilities / key gaps to meet business targets
  • Manage portfolio of programs and/or projects including program milestones to ensure alignment with global stakeholders – financial business plans, budgets, forecasting, product & roadmaps, positioning, risk analysis incl. mitigation plan
  • Use leadership skills to successfully lead, motivate & develop teams


  • Technical Degree or technical aptitude
  • Agile program/project management experience as well as data analysis
  • Experience in supporting customers in a production environment as well as experience in business building and/or start ups
  • 10 years industrial experience preferred

The salary range for this role is $100,000 to $150,000.  This is the range that we in good faith anticipate relying on when setting wages for this position.  We may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range and this range is only applicable for jobs to be performed in Connecticut.  This salary range may also be modified in the future.

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and other legally protected characteristics.
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JOB ID: req36851
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067
Health, Disability & Life Insurance
Health, Disability & Life Insurance Vacation / Paid Time Off
Vacation / Paid Time Off 401k Matching
401k Matching Flexible Work Policy
Flexible Work Policy Performance Bonus Incentives
Performance Bonus Incentives Paid Parental Leave & Childcare Benefits
Paid Parental Leave & Childcare Benefits Wellness Programs
Wellness Programs Tuition Reimbursement & Student Loan Aid
Tuition Reimbursement & Student Loan Aid International Career Opportunities
International Career Opportunities Employee Recognition Programs
Note: Perks might vary depending on the job grade.