Be a part of a revolutionary change
At PMI, we’ve chosen to do something big. We’re transforming our business, building our future on smoke-free alternatives to cigarettes.
With huge change comes huge opportunity. So, wherever you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom to dream up and deliver better, brighter solutions and the space to move your career forward as we pioneer the future.
External Affairs is a growing team, full of fresh opportunities. Our smoke-free transformation is completely changing the way we engage. We have stakeholders to talk to and brave new messages to share. We need talented people who are also excited by our sense of purpose to help share our smoke free vision with, legislators, health professionals, national governments and public policy-makers.
As our work evolves, there’s space to define your role and satisfy your professional curiosity. You’ll be working across functions surrounded and supported by experts in everything from fiscal affairs ,illicit trade and public health. Join us and use your relationship-building skills for good: to change the lives of a billion smokers.
You will work in a highly dynamic and international environment, reporting to the Director External Affairs
You're ‘day to day’
•To support the development and implementation of fiscal and regulatory strategies, to master the company's long-term business objectives and to effectively communicate our positions to support our long-term business objectives.
•You will have a cross-organizational role and have the opportunity to influence the most strategic initiatives, project management processes and tools. You will work closely with the entire leadership level of the organization and along with multidisciplinary experts while driving a project-based mindset focused on efficiency, effectiveness and synergy.
Main responsibilities are:
•To support the head of function and GM in decisions and processes regarding taxation of tobacco product and the combat in illicit trade of tobacco products in Israel to support our long-term business objectives.
•To map and define relevant stakeholders, draft arguments and communicate them effectively to different audiences.
•To demonstrate deep understanding of fiscal issues, including the tax structure of tobacco products, impact of relevant legislation, financial models, implications of external factors on the company's pricing strategy, etc.
•To work closely with all the other department's members in order to ensure that the company’s views on fiscal issues are conveyed to the public in a factual, balanced and timely manner.
•To ensure full compliance of our relevant stakeholders with all PMI policies.
•a Broad understanding of the company’s strategies and goals, financial analysis and Corporate Affairs' issues.
•To define objectives, strategies and tactics to address the company's objectives and to articulate a well written action plan to achieve these goals.
•To effectively communicate with different audiences and to establish and maintain contacts with stakeholders
•Lead the establishment and application of project management methodologies, techniques and processes across all strategic initiatives.
•Provide necessary project management support guidance to project managers and be the bridge to the region, based in Switzerland
•Deliver frequent status/KPI updates, risk analyses and mitigation tactics, resource allocation to local & Regional Management on portfolio per project.
•Provide an integrative view and analysis of the various project aspects to enable better decisions making by stakeholders.
•Promote knowledge and learning sharing within the established framework by the Regional PMO.
•Assume the role of strategic advisor to the leadership team of Philip Morris Israel
Qualities we’re looking for
•High level analytical skills and integration between quality and quantity data
•Data and details oriented
•Familiarity with the world of taxation
•Thinks and act decisively
•Possessing excellent communication skills
•Good collaboration with colleagues and senior managers
•Existing background in Information Systems such as service now, teamwork and any other project management system or demonstrated ability to independently learn new systems
•Customer and service-minded, pragmatic attitude
•University degree (MBA or advanced degree)
•Knowledge of BI systems (Power BI, Tableau, salesforce) - Big Advantage
•Fluent English and Hebrew – read, write and present – Must
•Strong knowledge and expertise of office software (Excel, PowerPoint, Word) – Must
•Knowledge in SAP software -Advantage.
•Advance Knowledge in statistical tools/models- Advantage
•Valid work permit in Israel
•7+ years of experience with demonstrated strong experience with financial matters and engagement with stakeholders
•Experience with financial analysis
•Experience with the public sector – an advantage
•Experience with interaction with various audiences
•Experience in project and portfolio management or PMP certification-advantage
•Familiarity with Agile and Scrum methodology- advantage
•Exceptional interpersonal skills and proven stakeholder management experience
•Ability to work independently and to define deadlines in a flexible multi-discipline environment; solution minded, precise and practical
•Program management from initiation through implementation, including strategic planning, business case application, budget preparation and management, quality assurance and testing management, resource management (internal and external staff) through project completion.
•Development of business cases, including ROI / NPV analysis
•Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively, both verbally and in writing, in English
•Business background as former consultant is an advantage
Our success depends on the men and women who come to work every single day with a sense of purpose and an appetite for progress.
Join PMI and you too can:
•Seize the freedom to define your future and ours. We’ll empower you to take risks, experiment and explore.
•Be part of an inclusive, diverse culture, where everyone’s contribution is respected; collaborate with some of the world’s best people and feel like you belong.
•Pursue your ambitions and develop your skills with a global business – our staggering size and scale provides endless opportunities to progress.