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Global Head of Data Strategy and Governance

Are you up for a challenge? Do you look for ways to grow in your job? And do you want to build a phenomenal career? Then apply now! We are currently looking for a Global Head of Data Strategy and Governance With the following requirements: University master degree preferably in engineering, mathematics, computer or data science Substantial experience in a business environment with international exposure, within the consumer goods, pharmaceutical, electronics or similar industry Sound data architecture knowledge and ability to handle all data sources as assets Ability to translate business requirements into data strategy and priorities Previous experience in leading results-oriented teams Comfort with ambiguity and passion for creating structure in a fast changing environment Fluent in both oral and written English. If you are also good with deadlines, teamwork and feedback from different stakeholders and management, you are the one we want for our Strategic Planning and Technology Intelligence department, in Philip Morris Products S.A., in Lausanne, Switzerland. As Global Head of Data Strategy and Governance, you will lead the transformation effort in data and information governance in order to ensure the right data quality for effective decision making. You will develop the strategy for data acquisition and analytics for the organization and ensure its execution. Meeting these expectations is particularly critical for the achievement of Philip Morris Products S.A. strategic goals and compliance with regulatory requirements. Specific responsibilities: Act as a single point of responsibility for data and information governance across the organization. Leads the vision, approval and implementation of new documents and roles in a way that is fully compatible with applicable and converging quality management systems Define and execute the data acquisition and analytics strategy Develop business justifications and benefits for data related spending and initiatives Track and resolve key data processing optimization opportunities in liaison with business owners, department heads and service providers Develop and maintain the organizational structure of the data governance in a way, which ensures continued ownership, and stewardship of critical data Collaborate with Legal team to anticipate future regulatory requirements Act as data owner for product data across Philip Morris Products S.A. Leads the data governance board to take critical decisions on product data management to ensure data quality and integrity Maintain new product structure data model, in line with evolving business requirements Implement the relevant reporting to have full and continuous visibility of data quality and integrity within the organization Lead, staff and develop a motivated, skilled and optimally resourced team. Why work for us? 1) We are international: you work with clients and learn on-the-job from team members from all over the world; 2) We are flexible: your work fits you and not the other way round, thanks to our Flexible work Arrangement Program; 3) We are a certified top employer: we consider our employees to be our strongest asset, and we are developing talent throughout all levels of the organization. And rest assured, as the first multinational company in Switzerland to obtain the Equal-Salary label, for men and women, our competitive salary and compensation package is for all our employees! JOIN A GLOBAL MARKET LEADER Philip Morris International: Building a Smoke-Free Future Philip Morris International (PMI) is leading a transformation in the tobacco industry to create a smoke-free future and ultimately replace cigarettes with smoke-free products to the benefit of adults who would otherwise continue to smoke, society, the company and its shareholders. PMI is a leading international tobacco company engaged in the manufacture and sale of cigarettes, smoke-free products and associated electronic devices and accessories, and other nicotine-containing products in markets outside the U.S. PMI is building a future on a new category of smoke-free products that, while not risk-free, are a much better choice than continuing to smoke. Through multidisciplinary capabilities in product development, state-of-the-art facilities and scientific substantiation, PMI aims to ensure that its smoke-free products meet adult consumer preferences and rigorous regulatory requirements. PMI's smoke-free IQOS product portfolio includes heated tobacco and nicotine-containing vapor products. As of Dec. 31, 2018, PMI estimates that approximately 6.6 million adult smokers around the world have already stopped smoking and switched to PMI’s heated tobacco product, which is currently available for sale in 44 markets in key cities or nationwide under the IQOS brand. For more information, see our PMI and PMIScience websites. PMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer If you wish to contribute to the future of our business and to the new scientific journey of the industry, please apply online. As with many countries, Switzerland has immigration restrictions which will impact the possibility for non-nationals to work in the country. Profiles required for this position may not being specific enough to justify the recruitment of a person outside of Switzerland or countries having agreed upon free movement with Switzerland, please note that in this case a valid Swiss work permit or Swiss or EU-25 EFTA citizenship is required to apply for this position.
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