Turkey, Ankara, Henkel Consumer Brands

Digital Transformation Manager, Ankara (4IR - Smart Factory)

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 the development and execution of our digital roadmap in factories in High Growth region, ensuring alignment with regional and global objectives
  • Support continuous optimization of Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) and automation technologies, driving improvements in efficiency and productivity
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate digital solutions and automate processes across the factories
  • Drive the adoption of I4.0 tools (Connected Worker, IIoT, Digital Backbone), leveraging data analytics, and AI to enhance manufacturing operations
  • Supports upskilling of workforce in I4.0 according to base and advanced expert fit, fostering a culture of innovation, continuous learning and accountability
  • Stay up-to-date of industry trends and emerging technologies, identifying opportunities for innovation and competitive advantage
  • Connects to key I4.0 suppliers
  • Able to attend business trips to factories in the region


  • University degree in Mechanical, Mechatronics, Chemical or related engineering department
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in related field
  • Advanced user of MS Office applications
  • Strong problem solving skills to identify critical issues, evaluate options and drive to resolution
  • Power BI, SAP, MES, SQL Knowledge is a plus
  • English with the ability to interact effectively with all levels of management
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with aptitude in building relationships with 
    professionals of all organizational levels
  • Good at problem solving, planning and being proactive in taking actions 

At Henkel, we come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We believe the uniqueness of all our employees is the power in us. Become part of the team and bring your uniqueness to us! We look for a diverse team of individuals who possess different backgrounds, experiences, personalities and mindsets.

JOB ID: 24063096
Contract & Job type: Regular - Full Time
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