Shenzhen, China





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Be a part of a revolutionary change At PMI, we’ve chosen to do something incredible. We’re totally transforming our business, and building our future on smoke-free products with the power to improve the lives of a billion smokers worldwide. With huge change, comes huge opportunity. So, wherever you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom to dream up and the space to move your career forward in new directions. It’s so rare in Electronics that everything aligns to create the ideal conditions for outstanding work. Right now, at PMI, that’s exactly what’s happening. Electronics is the driving force for our bold new vision: to replace cigarettes with scientifically substantiated alternative products. Join us and you’ll have the resources, support and technology you need to break new ground and see ideas come to life. You’ll be surrounded by some of the brightest experts in their fields, with fast access to right resources. If you’re creative, courageous and ready to take risks, you can make a huge impact and propel your career in an endless number of directions. Ultimately, you will be a part of our smoke-free future. Your ‘day to day’ You will be employed in Shenzhen, China. We are looking for a NPI Project Manager to lead multiple projects from project scope definition, concept/prototype builds through to the validation of manufacturing equipment and processes until mass production ramp completion or introduction of product and process improvement at our EMS partners. You will lead a team of internal & external cross functional, cross organization and cross geographies teams, typically 15-30 people per project to develop program schedules, ensure new products are brought to market on time with efficient quality, performance, cost and volumes. You will lead CAPEX budgets for design & development, industrialization and production readiness of the project; and propose mitigation options to Steering Committee/Senior Management for decision making. Responsibilities • Ensure smooth product development, industrialization, mass production and post launch readiness which requires strong project management expertise to synchronize different functions such as Product Development SMEs, Procurement, Supply chain, Quality, Engineering, Product Services, EMS Management, and Finance as well and external partners such as EMSs and tier supplier ecosystem while collaborating with the central functions. • Coordinate a multicultural and cross-functional project team, as well as internal and external resources / vendors / partners to guarantee successful project realization. Within sophisticated project matrix, address training needs in collaboration with (internal/external) customers and management team to assure project teams' coordination and performance. • Demonstrate and apply technical and commercial competence, develop optimal technical/ commercial solutions in order to satisfy project requirements and present new creative possibilities. Resolve sophisticated projects related issues by analyzing, identifying and facilitating recommendations to achieve optimal solutions. • Communicate and develop networking with senior management, suppliers / partners, service providers and consultants to ensure that projects rolls out efficiently. • Participate to the business justification process from initial option definition, feasibility studies, benefit-risk analysis, budget and resource requirements related to project phases to maintain principles along the life cycle of the assigned project and to assist management in decision making. • Respect company Compliance Policies, standards and laws and ensure that external partners respect them as well. Ensure the protection of information of a confidential nature at any time. Ensure products fully meet requirements and regulatory standards Who we’re looking for • Degree in Engineering with specialty in Business or equivalent • At least 8 years in Project Management, Design and Development, New Product Introduction, Product & Process Improvement • Shown knowledge in Manufacturing Practices, Product Specification & Process Manufacturing Standards, Global Quality System (Procedures, Equipment Standards and Work Instructions), Industrialization and manufacturing processes, Procurement & Supply Chain practice and principles. • Strong risk management and mitigation skills. Strong attention to details • Strong presentation skills with ability to make the complex simple Philip Morris International: Delivering a Smoke-Free Future Philip Morris International (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 over 180 markets. PMI is building a future on a new category of smoke-free products that, while not risk-free, are a better choice than continuing to smoke. PMI's smoke-free product portfolio includes heated tobacco and nicotine-containing vapor products. For more information, see our PMI ( website. Our priority is to attract, support and keep with us diverse and unique individuals. Our global workforce of more than 73,500 people is one of our greatest strengths and the key to our success as a company. Our employees speak more than 80 languages and come from all corners of the world. PMI has been certified by the Top Employers Institute as a Global Top Employer for the fifth consecutive year. Representing 3 regional certifications: Europe, the Middle East, and Africa; in recognition of the high standards of excellence in our working environment and the exceptional development opportunities we offer. #LIjobs