Bologna, Italy





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Job title Be a part of a revolutionary change At Philip Morris International (PMI), we’ve chosen to do something incredible. We’re totally transforming our business, and building our future on smoke-free products. 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. Wherever you join our crucial 47,000-strong Operations team, you’ll have the opportunity to make an impact. PMI’s shift from selling cigarettes to our new smoke-free products has changed the way we work. New products bring new challenges – in the way we source and buy raw materials, in the way we engineer and manufacture, and in our supply chain planning. Bring us your curiosity and a desire to challenge the everyday and we’ll give you lots of responsibility. You’ll help us improve, inject innovation and create new ways of working. You’ll be solving supply chain problems that span the whole world: a smoke-free world. YOUR ‘DAY TO DAY’ As Digital Product Owner Analytics, you will be part of Cross-functional OPS department for Philip Morris International and will be reporting to the Senior Manager Product Owner Analytics. The position will be based in Bologna (Italy). A key responsibility will be to granulate digital strategy of the function in cooperation with “Digital Strategy Team” and function management, as well to ensure realization of digital & analytics roadmap for the function. Specific responsibilities include: • Participate in evaluation & approval of tools / applications with Digital Strategy & IT teams • Create business case and assess business value / impact. Prioritize use cases for the function and help to manage the digital products portfolio of function • Plan for product release with IT and Digital Team. Lead pilot and ensure deployment of digital solutions. • Develop and implement advanced analytics, data visualization, machine learning, and small-scale automations to accelerate the achievement of function / business objectives • Coordinate & evaluate user acceptance testing • Help to confirm business value/benefit with business partnering during idea intake • Governance of function/category specific adoption. Lead change management and business benefit realization • Present the developed analytic solutions (architecture, functionality, performance evaluation results) in front of various partners with different background (technical, business, management, etc.). • Own digital products & life cycle management: Co-develop to POV and support prototype development with Digital Strategy and IT teams. Finalize implementation roadmap & approach. Coordinate in maintenance of digital solutions (testing of changes, solving business issues) • Drive “learning and innovation on digital” in function. Allocate 10% of working time for novelties on data science, digital technologies in academic and entrepreneurial environment, technology scouting, robotic process automation, analytics techniques to bring digital innovation into function! • Train the partners or help to prepare the contents about the characteristics and capabilities of the data, analytics, automation techniques or technologies to support capability building within function Key Qualifications: • Proficiency in English both oral and written. • University degree in Engineering or Science (Statistics or Mathematics). Master degree in engineering or science is a plus. • Field of Computer sciences, data science, automation or equivalent skills through demonstrated experience. • Experience in the domain or with use cases of Digital Systems, Data Science, Manufacturing Engineering, Robotic Process Automation or Industrial Internet of Things solutions, preferably as a Product Owner role • Excellence in data wrangling and statistical/predictive modelling by using Python, data visualization by Power BI and Robotic Process Automation by desktop applications [MS Power Automate, Blue Prism or Python] • Being an AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner is a plus • Experience in UX UI domain is a plus Requirements & Skills: • Proven experience in project management both agile and waterfall, certification is a plus • Interpersonal savvy • Independent self-starter • Solution & data driven mindset • Critical Thinking, zero loss mindset • Influencing, drive the change • Learning on the fly • Dealing with Ambiguity • Customer Centric • Problem Solving • Handling multiple priorities in a fast-paced business environment! 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. Philip Morris Manufacturing & Technology Bologna (PM MTB) PM MTB is Philip Morris International’s Center of excellence, worldwide recognized for prototyping, mass-volume production and employees’ training on smoke-free products. PM MTB employs more than 1000 employees and its production site of Crespellano is one of the most advanced manufacturing venues in Italy for technology innovation, competencies development and talent recognition. In 2021, Philip Morris Manufacturing & Technology Bologna has been awarded as Top Employer for the eighth year in a row. In the same year, was also granted the Equal Salary Certification certificate by the homonymous foundation to certify that men and women are paid equally for equivalent work. For more information, see our PMI and PMI Science websites. • [1] Reduced-risk products ("RRPs") is the term we use to refer to products that present, are likely to present, or have the potential to present less risk of harm to smokers who switch to these products versus continued smoking. We have a range of RRPs in various stages of development, scientific assessment and commercialization.