Germany, Düsseldorf, Adhesive Technologies

Chemist Product Development for structural PU Adhesives (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 Adhesive Technologies help to transform entire industries and provide our customers with a competitive advantage through adhesives, sealants and functional coatings. With our trusted brands, 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.

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  • Formulation of work & test series on PU adhesives with structural properties
  • Analysis of results & preparation of reports
  • Communication & transfer of academic research
  • Conducting customer trials & communicating results to customers
  • Interaction with sales, application engineering, production and quality departments


  • Master/PhD in chemistry/material science/engineering
  • Knowledge of polymer chemistry, preferably polyurethane or epoxy chemistry
  • Professional experience in adhesive chemistry or related field is desired
  • Good teamwork and communication skills to collaborate in a global and cross-functional team environment
  • A high degree of independence and willingness to take responsibility
  • Fluent German and English language skills
  • Willingness to travel within Europe on business trips lasting several days

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: 23056439
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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