Graduate Program in Operations
We’ve built the world’s most successful cigarette company, with the world’s most popular and iconic brands. Now we’ve made a dramatic decision. We will be far more than a leading cigarette company. We’re building PMI’s future on smoke-free products that are a much better choice than cigarette smoking. Success in the cigarette business gives us the resources to pursue our ambitious vision. Our company is changing dramatically. Be part of the biggest transformation in the history of our company. You can be part of a truly dynamic worldwide team dedicated to a bold new vision. If you join our Graduate Program you will be part of the biggest transformation in the history of our company. You will have the chance to cooperate with a truly dynamic team dedicated to a bold new vision.
Learn about our Operations Business in a 12 month rotational program!
During your graduate program you will discover what Operations @ PMI is, and, you will have the opportunity to develop your technical and leadership skills.
Your program will start with a comprehensive onboarding period, followed by rotational assignments through 2 or 3 Operations departments such as Quality, Engineering and Production. The objective of the graduate program is to give you a holistic understanding of the PMI Operations business.
You will have one dedicated Management Team member for coaching & continuous follow-up as well as a buddy to help you with your day-to-day questions. Your Personal Development Plan as well as a Formal Evaluation & Feedback after each assignment/project will help you to develop yourself throughout the graduate program.
At the end of the 12 month rotation, you will have the opportunity to grow into a position within PMI such as a Project Engineer, Production Supervisor or a QA Team Leader.
The Program is designed to maximize your development and set you on the path to your long term career.
Join us, take this opportunity and set the course for your professional future!
Who you are?
At PMI, we are looking for motivated individuals interested in pursuing their professional careers in an international environment. They are willing to influence their own development, to be able to think outside the box and to put their own ideas into practice.
More precisely you hold a degree in Engineering or Life sciences with maximum 1-2 years of professional experience. You are curious, results-focused and agile. You have excellent communication skills in French both written and spoken with English as a plus.
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 be 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.