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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 dream up and deliver, better, brighter solutions and the space to move your career forward in endlessly different directions. The Operations function, thanks to its global scale and drive for innovation, is playing a meaningful role in PMI’s business transformation. Our mission is to produce and deliver products to our markets and into the hands of our consumers in a sustainable way. Operations is at the center of a powerful triangle of deep consumer connection, product innovation and executional excellence. Our people are passionate, determined and innovative. From procurement, to manufacturing and throughout our supply chain, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to leave your mark in this transformational journey to deliver better, smoke-free alternatives to millions of adult smokers around the world. For our team in the Supply Chain function, we are therefore looking for a Material Project Leader . In this position you will be accountable for the end to end management of the material planning for assigned categories. Key tasks includes but limited to: • Ensuring performance of the EMS and component suppliers. • Functioning as the escalation point of EMS, component suppliers and PMI Supply chain departments. • Initiating continuous improvement and simplification of processes which are critical to ensure component availability and optimize inventory exposure for PMI. • Establishing processes, procedures and tools for his/her area to achieve targets and objectives efficiently. • Managing material transitions caused by ECN, quality issue, product transition to achieve and exceed targets and minimize inventory exposure. Simulate scenarios and propose best option for Project team to cut in engineering change. • Managing and evaluating risk buy plan. Optimize risk buy proposal to mitigate risk for the company and at the same time achieve fulfilment target. • Creating process and tools to monitor overall EMS' material planning performance, ensuring component readiness for production. • Working with EMS to create visibility for PMI for any T2 capacity issue and propose alternative solutions to achieve OTIF KPI. • Collaborating with R & D, Quality, Engineering and Planning Team to identify opportunity to deplete excess inventory. We’re looking for someone with: o A Bachelor’s degree in Engineering / Supply Chain or Manufacturing. Applicants with an MBA will have added advantage o 10-12 years of experience in with Manufacturing Program Management responsibilities including, Process engineering ,Operation, EMS and vendor management. o Skills in root cause analysis and follow up to corrective actions when a shortage of material impact New Products launch/production plan. o Deep experience working with suppliers, expedite and coordinate special deliveries when needed. o Excellent written and oral skills with proven ability to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical individuals o A track record for managing complex projects with aggressive schedules and limited resources while being detail-oriented o Ability to self-motivate and follow-through on projects. o Problem solving and project management skills o Flexibility to travel ( up to 30%) 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