Manager Microbiome & Biotechnology (d/f/m)

Entry from the 13.05.2024
Position number 117549
Job vacancy: From now on


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 50,000 pioneers around the globe. The teams in our corporate functions enable the best in our dynamic businesses and in our people to maximize our company’s potential. With our leading brands, 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?
- Leading & driving projects on defossilization and on microbiome studies to develop new products for consumer goods and adhesives technologies
- Supporting & advising the business units on sequence data-base driven innovation
- Exploring and evaluating new developments in academia and industry for bio-based materials to reduce the carbon footprint of Henkel
- Developing & qualifying team members
- Managing a laboratory
- PhD in the field of applied microbiology, biotechnology or a related field
- Knowledge and experiences in the areas of defossilization of chemical products and/or analyzing microbial communities
- Know-how of current methods in molecular biology & bioinformatics
- Ability to work independent and well-structured in a team-oriented environment
- Fluent in English. Good knowledge of German is a plus

Job type/category
  • Permanent position
Field of study preferred
  • Engineering sciences
    Biological engineering
    Chemical & process engineering
  • Natural sciences and Technology
    Chemical biology
Favored career stage
  • Job experience > 2 years
  • Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Research
Industry branch
  • Consumer goods & durables
Language at workplace
  • German and english
Type of company
  • Corporation
Home office
  • Homeoffice possible

Ansprechperson für Inklusion

Ihuoma Faith Obioma

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