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Head of BLU Hub Skin of Color

At Beiersdorf, we want to help people feel good about their skin – and our commitment goes far beyond caring for skin. For 140 years, we have developed innovative skin and body care products for well-known brands such as NIVEA, Eucerin, La Prairie, Hansaplast, and Labello. We act according to our purpose, WE CARE BEYOND SKIN, and take responsibility for our consumers, our employees, the environment and society.

Behind every brand, every product and every accomplishment are our more than 20,000 employees. It is for them that we live a culture of inclusion, respect and trust that is strongly aligned with our values CARE, COURAGE, SIMPLICITY and TRUST. We embrace diversity by valuing the uniqueness of each individual and being committed to equal opportunities for all.

Your Tasks

Join BLU Hub and become a Strategic Innovator for Skin of Colour! At BLU Hub Skin of Colour, we're dedicated to redefining current standards and embracing diversity. As the strategic innovator, you'll shape global skin trends, fostering a unified brand experience.

Your Impactful Role:
•    Bridge BLU Global and Skin of Colour , maximizing global category strategies.
•    Shape a robust 2–5-year Skin of Colour innovation strategy, aligning with global trends.
•    Collaborate with Category Lead Teams to ensure innovations meet Skin of Colour market requirements.
•    Lead the Skin of Colour BLU Hub, adapting global innovations and leading complementary projects.
•    Engage with Skin of Colour Market Units and stakeholders, leading a team of Brand Managers.

Your Profile


•    Hold a business or marketing degree.
•    Have 5+ years' experience in Innovation, Global Marketing, or Product Development.
•    Showcase expertise in pan-African marketing, with local/regional experience in SoC markets.
•    Demonstrate proven leadership skills, a track record of building businesses, and a high level of initiative.
•    Navigate dynamic, multi-cultural environments, promoting diversity and inclusion.
•    Approach work with an agile mindset, inspiring growth, and achievement.

Join us in South Africa and contribute to a global movement celebrating diversity at BLU Hub Skin of Colour. Shape the future of SKIN CARE and elevate your career with us!

Additional information

We embrace Diversity and Inclusion and are committed to providing equal opportunities to all of our applicants – regardless of race, gender, age, religion and beliefs, sexual orientation and gender identity, disability, cultural, ethnic or national origins. We would therefore kindly ask you to include only information and data in your documents which are relevant for the assessment of your application (e.g. curriculum vitae, salary expectations, relevant references and certificates) and encourage you to upload your CV without a picture.

Have a look at our benefits: What we offer – Our Benefits | Beiersdorf

Job Details

Contract Type:
Unlimited / Full-Time
Job Start Date:
2/1/2024
Country / City:
South Africa / Durban
Company:
Beiersdorf AG
Job ID:
14630