Germany, Düsseldorf, Human Resources

Project Manager CSRD Master Framework (d/f/m)

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.

We are now looking for a Project Manager CSRD Master Framework (d/f/m)  in our global sustainability team, which is responsible for Henkel’s sustainability reporting.

Dare to make an impact?


  • Conduct thorough assessments of the Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive/Environmental, Social, and Governance Reporting Standards (CSRD/ESRS) reporting requirements, including policy monitoring and analysis, stakeholder needs analysis, and external benchmarking to ensure alignment with regulatory standards and stakeholder expectations
  • Develop of scenarios for initial CSRD reporting targets and evolution strategies to fulfill regulatory requirements & stakeholders' disclosure needs while effectively managing internal efforts
  • Drive implementation of CSRD Master Framework, overseeing the standardized disclosure process on policies, actions, metrics, and targets
  • Provide support for CSRD report implementation by collaborating with relevant stakeholders to co-develop policies and disclosure on actions, metrics, and targets, ensuring transparency and compliance with reporting standards
  • Develop comprehensive process documentation for selected topics to contribute to the Internal Control System for CSRD Reporting
  • Work on ad-hoc projects and duties as required by management
  • Work in gremia and engage in advocacy efforts to drive initiatives related to CSRD implementation with internal and external stakeholders


  • Master’s degree in Sustainability, Business, Marketing, Communications, Politics, or a related field 
  • 5 years of relevant professional experience with focus on sustainability management and CSRD reporting 
  • Proficiency in assessing and analyzing reporting requirements, policies, and regulations related to CSRD (Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive) reporting, with the ability to interpret complex regulatory frameworks
  • Knowledge of Environmental, Social, and Governance Reporting Standards (ESRS – European Sustainability Reporting Standards)
  • Proven track record of driving implementation of reporting frameworks, developing policies and disclosure frameworks, and managing cross-functional projects in a corporate setting
  • A strong multi-tasker-capable of planning, organizing details while communicating effectively on all levels within the organization
  • Demonstrated ability to navigate and influence within a multi-matrix organizational structure, effectively collaborating with cross-functional teams and stakeholders to drive initiatives forward.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead, inspire and empower individuals or teams to achieve common goals
  • Business Proficiency in English, German is a plus

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 welcome all applications across different genders, origins, cultures, religions, sexual orientations, disabilities, and generations.

JOB ID: req60381
Contract & Job type: Regular - Full Time
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