Senior Manager R&D Beauty Care Advanced Research (d/f/m)

Employer
Henkel
Location
Hamburg, Germany
Salary
Competitive
Posted
July 17 2021
Ref
21018175
Discipline
Other, Other
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Other Corporate
HENKEL IS FOR THOSE WHO STEP UP. DO YOU?

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.
YOUR ROLE
  • Oversee new biological and cosmetic science projects
  • Develop new technology concepts, approaches, solutions, processes, and products within an agreed timeframe
  • Organize and manage projects and resources to meet planned objectives and report on R&D activities
  • Provide technical support to internal and external customers
  • Ensure compliance with Henkel corporate SHE standards, policies and procedures and manage the lab and innovation process
  • Organize and manage process developments necessary to support cross-functional teams to achieve completion of new technology products
  • Manage open innovation projects with partners from academia, start-ups, and suppliers
  • Assure technology state of the art through internal development of laboratory and staff
  • Connect with consumers and generate relevant knowledge through consumer & technology insights
YOUR SKILLS
  • Natural science background with Master's degree or PhD
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in the cosmetic industry (suppliers and/or FMCG companies)
  • Experience in continues change management
  • Experience in leading global teams on a project level as well as leading direct reports
  • Fluent English; German language skills are a plus
  • Strong communication skills to a multitude of stakeholders
  • Being an open-minded and resilient person who enjoys the challenges of a multinational company