China, Shanghai, Adhesive Technologies

Head of VRM APAC


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.


  • Drives sub-regional / local execution of SBU / BU strategy to achieve agreed KP and TP targets, incl. full P&L responsibility
  • Regularly reviews progress against targets country / cluster / segment and develops plans to address deviations
  • Ensures accurate rolling forecast, annual business plan (KP) and long term strategic plan (TP)
  • Represents BU in sub-region/country, local Henkel ExCom and coordinates interface topics with Henkel locally (internally and externally)
  • Identifies local synergies, shares BDP across SBUs and leverages scale
  • Acts as responsible for governance and legal obligations, and coordinates sub-regional / country administrative / back-office topics
  • Coaches, aligns and enhances collaboration between local SBUs and local cross-SBU functions; moderates in case of conflicts
  • Plans and organizes sub-regional / local resources (people, capacity, investments) to ensure target achievement
  • Drives culture – creates and shapes an innovative, collaborative, and inspiring working culture
  • Drives customer relations and strong operations
  • Sets up local cross-SBU business processes locally aligned with BU strategy and implements BU transformation programs locally
  • Develops structures and processes to empower sub-region / country to reach goals, e.g. handles and optimizes local infrastructure topics
  • Supports M&A locally incl. integration


  • Good understanding of the industry 
JOB ID: 21013756
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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