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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 new 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 balanced way! Operations is at the center of a powerful triangle of deep consumer connection, product innovation and executional perfection. Our people are enthusiastic, driven 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. Are you passionate about working in a multinational environment, with constant challenges where your voice is heard? Are you a strong communicator? Is supply chain your field of expertise? Do you have strong background in Supply chain fields such as Primary and Secondary Transportation, Warehousing, Omnichannel distribution and B2C models? Are you experienced in building on strategy, deploy global / regional initiatives on large scale? Do you have a proficient level of English? If yes, this job is just for you! We are currently hiring a Global Procurement Manager for Supply Chain Services on In Market Distribution. The role will be based in Hong Kong. A valid work permit or citizenship is required for this position Your ‘day to day’: Based in our Hong Kong office and being part of the Indirect Materials and Services Procurement Center of Expertise of Philip Morris International Madrid office, the Global Procurement Manager for In Market distribution category will cover the following objectives: • Develop Global Category Strategic Procurement plan by interacting with key stakeholders, analyzing category data and indicators to drive and deliver end-to-end category management practices in line with overall functional strategies • Master market and industry dynamics and lead to connect trends and solutions with PMI needs • Execute Global and Regional strategies by engaging with internal cross-functional partners, and establishing relationships with external suppliers and industry professionals while adhering to current processes and recommending improvements to standard processes. • Focus on cost improvement by achieving significant negotiated savings year over year while maintaining and improving quality and service levels. • Focus on cash flow improvement targets & develop / deploy cost reduction initiatives. • Support top line growth via Innovation, Value initiatives by recommending and leading identified improvements. • Lead Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) process with key suppliers • Ensure category plans remain current and Regional heads/key affiliates are informed and involved accordingly and support global projects as identified and agreed in the category plan. • Develop mechanisms and metrics to track supplier performance related to delivery, quality, and cost. • Ensure efficient communication with Regional Supply Chain business stakeholders. Who we’re looking for: • University degree in Business Administration, Engineering, Economics or equivalent with experience in Supply Chain related fields at global or regional level with high specialization in Road Transportation and Warehousing for In-Market Distribution. Knowledge on E-Commerce and Omnichannel distribution will be a plus. • Proved experience procuring these services / answering tenders for end customers and handling sourcing systems for Road Tendering (i.e. Bravo Solution, BlueYonder, GT Nexus). • Experience in distribution in Asia Markets. • Background of strategic sourcing, market analysis, long-term strategy development, risk management, negotiations, supplier selection and management, cost reductions and cash flow • Be familiar with real-time tracking information • Be passionate about new digital platforms (ideally Logistics Control Towers) • Strong Supply Chain Expertise on the above categories at regional / global scale • Master the cost structure of all services above mentioned as well as the supplier’s footprint • Proven Project Management Skills • Result Oriented • Strategic and critical thinking • Strong verbal and written communication plus analytical skillset • Proficiency in English, other languages are a plus • Entrepreneurship & Commercial sense • Stand alone What we offer: Our success depends on every colleague who comes to work every single day with a sense of purpose and a drive 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 expansive, 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. #Lijobs