Germany, Düsseldorf, Adhesive Technologies

Sustainability Manager Automotive (d/f/m)

At Henkel, you can be a game changer and craft your career. Unleash your entrepreneurial spirit by bringing your ideas to life within a global team. Our leading brands and technologies, along with our high-performing businesses will provide you with countless opportunities to develop your skills and explore new paths. Your career at Henkel will contribute to a more sustainable future, while you grow within our vibrant, diverse culture of trust and belonging. If you're up for challenging the status quo, join our team of pioneers and make your mark on the future with us.

Do you dare to make an impact?


  • Shape Sustainability Strategy for Adhesive Technologies in Automotive being the partner of choice for the design of low environmental impact processes; translate strategy into a clear action plan, leveraging sustainability as a clear differentiator in the market
  • Drive sustainability expert groups on CO2 emission savings and dematerialization as well as circular economy by providing scientific expert content from along the value chain, connecting the target audience in the business and contributing to upskilling the entire organization
  • Develop strategy and implementation of consistent sustainability impact measurement for the Adhesive Technologies solution portfolio in Automotive; link and consult Henkel sustainability data and measurement efforts to support integration of sustainability KPIs in all relevant business systems/applications
  • Establish network and represent Henkel externally in industry associations, international conferences, at customers, as well as in internal bodies - to improve our sustainability expertise, performance and reputation


  • Master's degree in Chemistry, Science or Sustainability, PhD optional
  • Ideally 6-10 years of professional experience, including the development or implementation of sustainability related concepts, preferably in the Automotive industry
  • Passion about sustainability, innovation and technologies
  • Strong stakeholder management skills, experience in steering cross-functional teams
  • Strong analytical and communication skills
  • Team orientation
  • Excellent English language skills, additional languages are a plus

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: 22031541
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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Leistungs- und erfolgsbezogene Bonuszahlungen Altersversorgung plus Entgeltumwandlungsoptionen
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