China, Shanghai-Zhangjiang, Adhesive Technologies

Innovation Project Manager

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?


  • Lead and review one or many Innovation Projects mainly in APAC but also globally
  • Manage / facilitate regular interaction between innovation team members in a virtual team environment to speed project pace
  • Define and manage project milestones to ensure alignment with global SBU
  • plans and Innovation Strategy, including financial business plans, technical roadmaps, customer roadmaps, positioning and/or risk analysis
  • Lead cross-functional project team(s) to accomplish the project deliverables
  • Identify potential key project gaps / hurdles and provide alternative solutions in order to meet the business and timeline targets.
  • Provide regular updates to leadership on selected portfolio projects
  • Oversee product launch stage in the ADP to ensure adequate quality before launch.


  • Minimum 4-8 year of professional experience
  • Experience leading or managing complex projects
  • Proven ability to lead and influence without formal authority. Experience working on or leading cross-functional teams.
  • Bachelor's or master's degree in relevant Technical / Marketing / Business field
  • Strong Industry and application know-how
  • Strong technical proficiency with Henkel products and target markets
  • Excellent communications in english
  • Excellent project management skills

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

JOB ID: 23048612
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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