South Africa, Johannesburg-Bedfordview, Adhesive Technologies

Brand manager Adhesives for consumer and craftsmen

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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  • Develops and executes regional product (line) strategy in line with technology strategy
  • Analyzes portfolio using Henkel processes
  • Manages regional product portfolio and consequently product portfolio complexity
  • Drives the whole product line by managing the phase in/out process
  • Manages product launches in alignment with relevant interfaces
  • Supports product ramp ups and site transfers
  • Provides input to Manufacturing and Purchasing on manufacturing and supply chain needs regionally
  • Manages and optimizes regional product profitability, drives regional COGs projects in alignment with Global Product and Technology Mgmt
  • Manages ad-hoc crises such as raw material shortages
  • Drives market launches of new products and roll-out initiatives regionally
  • Manages master data processes and data maintenance
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  • Portfolio management
  • Product management
  • Product development
  • Brand management
  • Cost management
  • Prioritization
  • Communication
  • Competetive technology advanta
  • Leadership
  • Presentation
  • Systematic thinking
  • Complex problem solving
  • Coordination
  • ...
  • ...

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 look for a diverse team of individuals who possess different backgrounds, experiences, personalities and mindsets.

JOB ID: 24064359
Contract & Job type: Regular - Full Time
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