United Kingdom, Hemel Hempstead, Corporate Communications

Corporate Communications Specialist

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 47.000 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?


  • You will execute corporate communication strategies aimed at building and protecting Henkel’s reputation and corporate brand with a broad range of internal and external stakeholders.
  • Identify, draft/write/design, and implement content/articles for internal and external communications channels such as the website, NewsHub, podcasts, and Henkel Hive ensuring that stories are current and newsworthy.
  • Assist with the implementation of townhalls, panel discussions, round tables and other Corporate Communications led events.
  • Shape and further develop internal and external digital communication channel and tool landscape applying a data-driven approach.
  • Support with Change Communications, Crisis & Issues Management, and Media Relations topics – ensuring any communication is appropriate, timely and protocols are followed.
  • Maintain Corporate data in a current and timely manner and act as the local expert for internet and intranet maintenance upgrades and projects including new platforms.
  • Support with media training and ensuring identified spokespeople are sufficiently trained and prepared.
  • Provide administrative support where needed, e.g., raising of PO’s and invoicing.


  • Degree Educated, or equivalent, ideally within Corporate Communications.
  • Prior experience working in a corporate communications role (minimum 2 – 3 years experience).
  • In-depth understanding of internal / external communications, reputation management, crisis/issues management, change management and media relations.
  • Team player, with ability to work independently.
  • Excellent communication and writing skills.
  • Strong IT skills; familiarity with Microsoft Packages.
  • Fluent in English is essential.
  • Flexibility for occasional travel when needed.

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: 24066398
Contract & Job type: Regular - Full Time
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