Japan, Shinagawa, Henkel Consumer Brands

New Product Development Form Group Manager

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 Consumer Brands continuously drive the evolution in dynamic categories: Laundry & Home Care and Hair. With our trusted brands, including Persil and Schwarzkopf, 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.

Dare to make an impact?


  • Lead & be accountable for sustainable growth of PERM/STYLING/MEN (SHISEIDO PROFESSIONAL BRAND) category
  • Develop NEW cross-category BRAND for Global Professional
  • Multiple categories: Hair care, Perm, Styling, Men
  • Mainly New brand (Hair care), Perm and Men
  • New cross-category brand launch in 2022-23 for portfolio extension
  • Global Category Strategy/Planning/Performance tracking
  • Innovative NPD / Marketing Project management & execution
  • Collaboration/Communication with stakeholders, country teams
  • Develop talents & motivate all group members


  • Specific required years is depending on the background and experience
  • Global category strategy development & annual action plan
  • NPD, 360 marketing, on/offline communication
  • Region/Country collaboration & steering
  • KPI tracking, budget management

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: req56694
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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