Neuchatel, Switzerland


Life Sciences



Job ID


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 deliver better, brighter solutions and the space to move your career forward in endlessly different directions. It’s so rare in R&D that everything aligns to create the ideal conditions for outstanding work. Right now, at PMI, that’s exactly what’s happening. R&D is the driving force for our bold new vision: to replace cigarettes with a revolutionary portfolio of 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 scientists in their fields, with fast access to subject experts and commercial decision-makers. If you’re creative, inquisitive, courageous and ready to take risks, you can make a huge impact and propel your career in an endless number of directions. Ultimately, by delivering our smoke-free future, your work could change the lives of a billion smokers. Your ‘day to day’ As a Senior Manager Program Quality Management you'll be the single point of contact / quality representative, mobilize multi-functional resources and coordinate their activities regarding quality of full ecosystem in line with program PMO. You'll ensure quality targets are met across from ground zero, guarantee overall program quality risk visibility to management, carry out the BLAST process and ensure reliability of quality outputs. You'll also act as global subject-matter guide for Quality Risk Management principles deployment. More specifically, you'll • Ensure end-to-end quality program management is designed per platform • Guarantee integration of compliance and legal requirements from early design phases and through any program changes • Be responsible for detailed management of program changes • Connect with customers and partners (including steering committee) • Ensure holistic oversight of program risk management • Promote and contribute to cultural change in regards to quality mindset Who we’re looking for • University degree in Engineering, Business or Science disciplines, typically 10+ years professional experience • Meaningful experience in quality management and/or new product development lifecycle in pharmaceutical, medical devices and electronics industry. And, good command of applicable international standards (GxP, ISO, ICH, etc) and quality system requirements for regulated industries. • Experience in Program Quality Management, Product Assessment, Compliance and Market Clearance processes would be plus. • Proven track record in Risk Management preferably applied for new product development projects at program level covering streams beyond product. • Previous experience in working within a multi-functional, multidisciplinary and project-team oriented environment to ensure project and business alignment • Strong communication skills, ability to ask right questions and to influence credibly and effectively senior leadership and cross-functional teams. Not afraid to challenge status quo • Proficiency in MS Office Suite • Fluency in English, both written and spoken What we offer 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. • Take pride in delivering our promise to society: to improve the lives of a billion smokers. PMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer 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.