Netherlands, Scheemda, Adhesive Technologies

Continuous Improvement Manager (Dutch Speaker)


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.


• Further develop and sustain the continuous improvement culture on site, by applying methods and elements of the Henkel Production System (HPS)

• Structurally improve overall site processes in alignment with the site management

• Maintain and control the central improvement initiative overview, including the prioritization of projects based on saving potentials, impact and benefits

• Coordinate and implement process improvements based on project management

• Organize and execute CI workshops and trainings to drive improvements

• Act as a consultant for lean aspects in site-projects and sharing best practices inside the lean network

• Set up a proactive contribution to fulfill the Henkel sustainability strategy by generating energy, water and waste reduction potentials

• Verify and report results of improvement and sustainability achievements via the Henkel reporting systems


• A candidate with bachelor or master degree in process engineering or related field (technically / economically)

• 3-5 years of working experience, preferable in lean management / continuous improvement / six sigma

• Strong analytical skills and own initiative

• Organized and structured way of working

• Experience in the application of the Lean principles 

• Good knowledge of Dutch language and ideally English language skils too.

JOB ID: 190001M9