China, Shanghai, Adhesive Technologies

Category Management Manager

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?


  • Sets business-driven agenda, realizes the regional objectives as growth enabler for APAC Category Management embedding future orientations, optimizes processes in cross-functional topics
  • Leads and implements portfolio segmentation (Golden Range), and strategizes rationalization decisions at category-level
  • Monitors/ manages profitability of product line, value map creation & maintenance, base product pricing per lead region, price deviation review
  • Drives regional portfolio set-up by supporting global launches and acting as commercial lead for product launches and extensions regionally. Partners with APAC countries closely to deep dive portfolio performances and growth intervention plans
  • Implements product category strategy through outside-in insights, define future product roadmap in collaboration with Product Development/ Innovation function. Synchronizes internal/ external communications on product launches and changes
  • Defines business and Category Management KPIs, updates on performance and takes corrective action on areas of improvements


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree, preferably in Business or Engineering fields
  • 5-8 years and above of relevant experiences in marketing, category management / technical Service capacity career, preferably in B2B
  • Fluent English both in oral and written
  • Passionate team player with a strong sense of project ownership
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and collaboration skills to work across different functions and with stakeholders in different geographies

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to gender, origin, culture, generation, disability, religion and sexual orientation.

JOB ID: 22041052
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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