Germany, Düsseldorf, Henkel Consumer Brands

Warehouse Engineering Manager (d/f/m)

At Henkel, you can build on a strong legacy and leading positions in both industrial and consumer businesses to reimagine and improve life every day. If you love challenging the status quo, join our community of over 50,000 pioneers around the globe. Our teams at Henkel Consumer Brands continuously drive the evolution in dynamic categories: Laundry & Home Care and Hair. With our trusted brands, including Persil and Schwarzkopf, our cutting-edge technologies and our disruptive solutions, you will have countless opportunities to explore new paths and develop your skills. Grow within our future-led businesses, our diverse and vibrant culture and find a place where you simply belong. All to leave your mark for more sustainable growth.

Dare to make an impact?


  • You will be Application Owner of the Warehouse management system (WMS) of one of our biggest, fully automated warehouses worldwide for Henkel Consumer Brands
  • You will have ownership of an application and decision power of the application roadmap (e.g., enhancements) & responsibility of the application compliance
  • You secure the application compliance with applicable external and internal regulations
  • You identify and capture best practices in warehouse and WMS processes through all stakeholders
  • You lead automation and digitalization implementation projects
  • You identify and coordinate needed WMS change requests incl. budgeting, Purchase order and invoice handling
  • You are accountable to ensure WMS related Operational technology security/incident management applied and followed (incl. Service level agreements, Key performance indicators and escalation levels)
  • You are responsible for continuous improvement of the warehouse processes


  • Master’s degree with a focus on supply chain, production management or related fields
  • At least 5 years of relevant work experience, including warehousing
  • In-depth knowledge of relevant warehousing technologies, applications, and processes
  • Digital mindset and knowledge of innovative technologies to successfully drive the supply chain in the digital age
  • Analytical and critical thinking skills to identify and address technical issues effectively
  • Project management skills to steer complex transformation projects
  • Confident appearance and assertiveness
  • Hands-on mentality
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in German and English language to convey technical information clearly to diverse audiences

At Henkel, we come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We believe the uniqueness of all our employees is the power in us. Become part of the team and bring your uniqueness to us! We welcome all applications across different genders, origins, cultures, religions, sexual orientations, disabilities, and generations.

JOB ID: 24064535
Contract & Job type: Regular - Full Time
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