China, Shanghai-Zhangjiang, Adhesive Technologies

RPLM Product Manager Metal Packaging Coatings & Sealant

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.

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  • Job Summary
  • PLM taking care of product line Metal Packaging Coatings / Sealant
  • Regional role for APAC, covering China, JP, KR and SEA.

  • Responsibilities
  • Manage product portfolio according to portfolio segmentation principles, including sustainability aspects, in alignment with AA SBUs and other divisions if applicable
  • Coordinate lifecycle management: drive new product introduction, product phase out, MOC initiation, support ongoing Manufacturing Footprint Optimization (MFO) projects and drive customer communication and approval.
  • Analyze portfolio profitability within region & initiate corrective actions
  • Initiate ideation, creation, and execution of CoGs projects
  • Ensure business continuation and minimize customer impact
  • Drive portfolio complexity management to create a more focused, profitable & sustainable portfolio
  • Safeguarding product contribution and value capturing via optimized product price
  • Ensure excellent SMD quality for relevant master data fields.

  • Accountabilities (Time in %)
  • Product management 30%
    Business Continuation
    Lifecycle Management
    Implement and Governance
  • Portfolio management 40%
    Cost of Goods
    Complexity Reduction
    Strategic portfolio management
  • Individual project 30%
    Special Projects (e.g. PC Improvement, SBU initiative, T2M, SEAL, Complexity, Reporting, CoG, Regulatory, Sampling)
    Personal Development


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Chemistry or Business Administration, MBA preferred
  • Proven English speaking and written ability
  • SAP user
  • Excel master, Power BI professional is plus
  • Minimal 3 years’ total working experience, relevant technology/product/industry expertise
  • Proven track record in project management, change management, data analytical/ digital knowledge.
  • Good in communication and professional at X-function and X-SBU collaboration.
  • Excellent data analytical and presentation skills.
  • Dynamic, self-motivated team player, and result oriented. Have passion on problem solving.

  • What the Role Can Offer You
  • Be an integral part of the Automotive and Metals Division and support a business that is providing our customers with outstanding system solutions, a comprehensive technology
  • portfolio, and specialized technical services.
  • Be the key facilitator and change agent to drive strategy, governance, tools and processes within the global Product & Technology Management (PTM) across our three Strategic Business
  • Units: Automotive OEM, Automotive Components and Metals and be accountable for delivering assigned projects and tasks.

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

JOB ID: 22036811
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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