Netherlands, Amsterdam, Adhesive Technologies

Head of AOT Digital EU


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.


  • Strategize, plan and deploy Digital programs under Smart Operations for Adhesive factories in the region. 
  • Primary target will be deployment of Smartfactory capabilities across sites and build a team of digital experts and key users for the region.
  • The job would require close collaboration with functions like Lean, Quality, Engineering and SHE and support them in identifying opportunities to utilize latest technology in IoT, Analytics and Machine learning and create business benefits. 
  • Conduct Digital Survey for regional sites 
  • Develop Digital road map for regional plants 
  • Prepare business case for Digital initiatives and prioritize activities with fastest ROI 
  • Work as part of Regional LTM and plan budgets for Digital initiatives under KP
  • Work with Regional Engineering team on all engineering initiatives and ensure Digital components are included in the program 
  • SmartFactory deployment across Factories
  • Change management 
  • New process deployments


  • Master degree in Engineering (Computer Science), Data Scientist and knowledge of Factory Digitalization systems ( MES) Data Analytics  or higher in a combined study of engineering and business administration or similar
  • Process Know-how in SAP 
  • Proven successful work experiences in a technical environment
  • Proven successful work experiences in the fields of business, investment or strategy development
  • Proven successful international management experience with interdisciplinary teams
  • Proven managerial and rhetorical skills
  • Proactive team player and developer
  • Strong process-oriented analytical skills
  • Ready for international travel up to 25% of work time
  • Digital native or proven digital experiences in the field of project management
  • Experience in project management and lean tools
  • Positive work attitude and high energy level with self-driven, intrinsic motivation
  • Leadership skills
  • Ambition to continue personal development and career at Henkel
JOB ID: 190005HZ


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