Brazil, Lapa, Adhesive Technologies

Product Manager

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The Product and Technology manager is responsible to develop and manage a winning technology and product portfolio fitting market and customers ‘needs for the technology relevant scope.
In the PTM (Product and Technology Manager) role, you are expected to work closely with other functions to monitor market changes, feedstock, competition landscape, among others.  Part of your day-to-day is to align stakeholders to enable a robust decision-making process. On top, the PTM is the responsible for the portfolio cost management, aiming regional product profitability goals.


  • In this role, you will be driving the development and execution of regional product line strategy in line with technology strategy;
  • You are expected to analyze portfolio using Henkel processes;
  • You will be responsible for managing regional product portfolio and consequently product portfolio complexity;
  • You will handle the new product Introduction management in alignment with relevant interfaces, including activities such as Business cases preparation, product ramp up strategy, site transfers, product creation in SAP system, among others.
  • You will drive the whole product line by managing the phase in/out process;
  • You will provide Business input to Manufacturing and Purchasing teams regarding manufacturing and supply chain needs regionally;
  • You will be expected to manage and optimize regional product profitability and drive regional Cost of goods’ projects in alignment with Global Product & Technology Management;
  • You will manage ad-hoc crises such as raw material shortages and also will manage master data processes and data maintenance;
  • You will support inquiries on raw materials and products.


  • Portfolio management;
  • Product management;
  • Project management;
  • Product development;
  • Cost management;
  • Excellent influencing skills to align different stakeholders towards a common purpose;
  • Leadership;
  • Presentation / Effective communication;
  • Coordination;
  • Able to work autonomously / little guidance;
  • Systematic thinking;
  •  Complex problem solving.

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

JOB ID: 22042786
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: Recruitment.LATAM@henkel.com
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Smart work/ Flexible working arrangements Healthcare coverage / Medical insurance
Healthcare coverage / Medical insurance Paid parental leave
Paid parental leave Employee share plan
Employee share plan Retirement / Pension plans
Retirement / Pension plans Employee recognition programs
Employee recognition programs Company gifts
Company gifts Short Friday
Short Friday Performance bonus/Incentives
Performance bonus/Incentives Development opportunities
Note: Perks might vary depending on the job grade.