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External Affairs



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Be a part of a revolutionary change At PMI, we’ve chosen to do something incredible. We’re 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. External Affairs is a 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 expand our advocacy towards legislators, civil society, interested 3rd party stakeholders, think tanks, national governments, and public policymakers. As our work evolves, there’s space to define your role and satisfy your professional curiosity. You’ll be working within the broader policy team in External Affairs, as well as across functions surrounded and supported by experts in everything from customs policy, regulatory/product policy, environmental policy, public affairs, economic research, and illicit trade. You’ll be responsible to deliver impact, collaborating closely to Join us and use your policy skills for good: to change the lives of a billion smokers. We are currently looking for a Senior Manager, Fiscal Policy to join our global EA Policy team, based in London, UK (Global Studio), and play an active role in the biggest transformation in the history of our company. In this role, you will responsible to support the development and coordination of PMI’s overall fiscal policy & strategy. Key Activities: • Monitor global tax developments and synthesize relevant information for market use & engagement, provide to markets and regions a fiscal toolbox that will increase awareness, expertise on global fiscal developments, and provide argumentation on key fiscal topics • Supports with the developments of all types of materials (i.e. raw data analysis, documents, position papers, presentations) that form part of the fiscal and customs strategy of the department and the development of tailor-made solutions for key EA markets • Analyze key 3rd party studies, papers, memos to support feedback into our policy and strategy, as well as development of relevant argumentation to support engagement at market level. • Support the development of key fiscal analysis and materials for the EA Academy Desired Profile: • Bachelor’s or preferably master’s degree in Economics, Finance, Business Management, or related fields • Related work experience (8 years +) o Fiscal/Gov/corporate Affairs (market, region, HQ) in in highly regulated products (tobacco & nicotine a plus) o Experience on the fiscal affairs area a must o Experience/understanding of business development / commercial (link of portfolio pricing & tax) a plus o Knowledge of customs issues / excise administration a plus o Understanding/experience of the interplay between policy & politics in legislative process • Ability to develop and prepare issue papers, advocacy materials and executive-level presentations that are impactful, comprehensible and bridge policy and politics • Ability to analyse issues and develop logical, customer-centric solutions, and distil into a concise, comprehensible, and impactful narrative • Good business understanding paired with excellent project management skills • Ability to handle complexity and collaboration with numerous cross-functional teams (PBO model) • Good interpersonal skills • Ability to engage with external 3rd parties on fiscal affairs policy matters • Strong interpersonal & writing skills, analytical skills, agility, resilience, outcome orientation 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 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. #LIjobs