Germany, Düsseldorf, Controlling and Development

(Senior) Manager Corporate M&A (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 50,000 pioneers around the globe. The teams in our corporate functions enable the best in our dynamic businesses and in our people to maximize our company’s potential. With our leading 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.

Dare to make an impact?


  • Lead international buy-side and sell-side M&A projects across all business units from origination to execution
  • Coordinate and execute due diligence reviews and steer external advisors
  • Business valuations and financial modelling
  • Support in negotiations of transaction agreements
  • Support key decision makers in developing and executing strategies for transactions from the strategic analysis phase to execution
  • Ensure corporate governance throughout the projects


  • University degree with a focus on business administration/economics or equivalent qualification
  • Several years of M&A experience, preferably at a multinational corporate, renowned investment bank or corporate finance/strategy consulting firm
  • Excellent understanding of valuation and financial modelling 
  • Experience in project management
  • Experience in negotiating asset/share purchase agreements is beneficial
  • Analytical thinking and results-oriented approach
  • Proficiency in English language
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Highly motivated and flexible personality with intercultural competence and strong teamwork skills

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: 24062607
Contract & Job type: Regular - Full Time
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