Gemeinsam machen wir die Welt ein bisschen besser

Together we

Together we make the world a little better.
Do you enjoy working in a team? Are you interested in innovative technologies? Do you want to take on responsibilities and move people? Then we, at Kuraray, offer the perfect setting to develop your personality. We want to work with you to make the world a little better. As a globally operating, dynamically growing speciality chemicals company with Japanese roots, the company is one of the largest suppliers of polymers and synthetic microfibres and an international leader in the development and use of innovative high-performance materials. Around 10,000 employees are currently employed at Kuraray worldwide, including 1,000 in Europe.
MonoSol’s vision is “A World Without Waste” and our mission is to innovate materials that make everyday life safer, simpler, and more sustainable. Today we are the world leader in water-soluble, biodegradable films used in innovative products such as unit dose detergent capsules. The Strategic Marketing Manager Liquid Laundry Detergent (LLD) is a key member of MonoSol’s strategic core business marketing team, accountable for the global LLD (Unit dose capsule film market) commercial strategy setting and execution. The Strategic Marketing Manager is the global insight facilitator and competence center of LLD market and customer needs and will drive category growth by delivering innovative solutions ahead of competition. LLD Strategic Marketing Manager gains the right insights via internal and external networks and is facilitating MonoSol’s cross functional exchange to create solutions for important consumer/customer need spaces.
We are looking to immediately fill an open position for our MonoSol department, Hattersheim, Germany as

Strategic Marketing Manager Liquid Laundry Detergent - (m/f/d)

Your responsibilities include


This is your job profile

  • Minimum 5-year experience in strategic marketing or business development
  • Proven strategic and logical thinking with excellent analytical skills
  • Experienced in market insight gathering and analysis
  • Great networker (internal and external) in the entire value chain
  • Proactive leadership and influence management – drive execution via indirect authority
  • Independent and self-driven – able to drive progress under remote guidance from supervisor
  • Strong sense of ownership and accountability to drive growth and change
  • Strong verbal and written English communication skills, as well as communication strategy development skills
  • Proven intercultural effectiveness
  • Open and flexible in international traveling


Location flexible within Europe, home office accepted
Permanent employment contract
Confidential working hours
30 days paid holiday, company bonus, company pension scheme
Systematic talent development and succession planning
Health measures, Careflex, KuraSafe programme for occupational health and safety, free use of swimming pool, Employee Assistance Programme with external advice on many topics
Canteen subsidies, Parking on premises, Company suggestion scheme, Emergency childcare, Parent and child office (Hattersheim), Company events, etc.


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Please address your application to our recruiter Ms. Claudia Roth, whom you can reach for queries on phone +49 2241 2555 131.