Data Scientist - Business Planning (d/f/m)

  • Henkel AG
  • Düsseldorf, Germany
  • 01/09/2021
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

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.


  • Expand Henkel’s supply chain digital framework - Stretch boundaries of usage of ERP data originating from other functions such as Sales and Finance
  • Lead and develop advanced planning applications - Understand data analytics needs with main focus on Integrated Business Planning utilizing data across the supply network
  • Become a change maker to drive data-driven decisions - Fuel business growth and build supply chain resilience by making us less vulnerable to risk of disruptions
  • Spark an Agile revolution - Establish an environment of constant learning and change to ensure high user engagement, acceptance and adoption of newly implemented digital capabilities
  • Exhibit data-story telling and connect the dots - Meet deadlines and stakeholders expectations in a highly dynamic and fast-paced environment


  • Bachelor’s degree in a quantitative field (e.g. physics, mathematics, computer science); Master’s is an asset
  • Minimum 4 years of experience in a data science or advanced analytics environment
  • Minimum 2 years in a similar field with a global CPG company or a consulting company that specializes in data applications for CPG companies
  • Deep hands-on experience in various data science areas (e.g. machine learning, Bayesian networks, statistics)
  • Excellent coding skills (e.g. Python, Spark, SQL). Advanced knowledge of Tableau data visualization suite
  • Prior experience with SAP modules viz. Sales and distribution, Controlling or Materials management is a plus
  • Fluent English language skills
  • Entrepreneurial and collaborative mind-set

JOB ID: 21019759

Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular

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