Madison Heights, Michigan


At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That’s why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage. Our unique brands in markets around the world open up countless opportunities to follow your convictions and explore new paths. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows you to always think out of the box - take the chance and shape the digital future together with us.



  • Manages individual, complex, cross-regional innovation projects on operational level Creates and aligns on project time schedule and financial plan.
  • Updates and reports on project progress and summarizes status of managed projects.
  • Prepares and presents projects for decision meetings and reviews.
  • Manages project budget and relevant KPIs Identifies risks and defines countermeasures.
  • Takes lead in case of problems and conflicts.
  • Guides team members to properly use project tools, templates and deliverables.
  • Drives x-Project/business initiatives to foster best practice exchange and continuous improvement.


  • Bachelor’s degree in chemistry, materials science, engineering or a related field.
  • Quick learner and very comfortable with technology (Google chrome, data platforms, mobile apps, etc.) 
  • Natural curiosity for new topics, cultural candor and strong social skills
  • Excellent analytical skills combined with strategic thinking
  • 1-3 years of experience acting as a chemist or technician in a lab environment
  • Strategic, entrepreneurial mindset with an eye for design and change (to support in the constant updates and enhancements of the Albert platform)

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and other legally protected characteristics.

Henkel does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Unsolicited referrals and resumes are considered Henkel property and therefore, Henkel will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited referral. At Henkel’s request only, preferred vendors may be invited to refer talent for specific open positions. In these cases, a fully-executed agreement with Henkel must be in place and current.

All employees applying for an internal position must have a discussion with his/her manager about their interest in a job posting opportunity. The discussion will not preclude the employee from interviewing if their skills meet the job requirements.

Madison Heights, Michigan

Looking back on nearly 140 years of success, Henkel’s vision is to become a global leader in brands and technologies. Henkel holds globally leading market positions both in the consumer and industrial sector today and is well known for brands such as Persil, Schwarzkopf and Loctite. The company is organized into three globally operating business units: Laundry & Home Care, Beauty Care and Adhesive Technologies. The Dax-30 company is headquartered in Düsseldorf, Germany, and proud of its 47,000 Employees from more than 120 nations worldwide. Henkel is globally active and has as strong presence in emerging markets.

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