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Senior Packaging Engineer PMI wants to work with the best talent available. Our diverse workforce of around 73,500 people speaks more than 80 languages. Our priority is to attract, support, and retain individuals from across the planet – no matter their age, gender, religion, or disability. Our people are our greatest strength, and we're proud of our culture of openness and respect. We believe that this is a big part of what makes PMI such a great place to work. 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. Do you have strong communication skills and experience in Packaging materials and structure, are you customer oriented and do you want to work for a Top Employer with international career opportunities? If so, then please keep on reading. Read further if you want to learn what the main responsibilities of the role are: • Demonstrate technical competence to drive the development and execution of new packaging solutions for conventional and RRP products and in optimizing the existing portfolio. • Direct and manage the implementation of packaging and quality practices and apply sound engineering solutions to meet technical and business needs. Lead and manage complex projects by using project management tools in a project-based environment. • Contribute to and ensure complete documentation of relevant project information such as plans, budget and resource requirements are available on time and communicate project phase updates to all relevant business partners and management to support decision making along the project life cycle. • Participate to and drive the development of strategies and activity plans which will build the strategic pipeline projects (Innovation, sustainability, Productivity) and capabilities for future anticipation. Coordinate the delivery of the technical activities of internal and external partners to meet the identified project scope and objectives required to ensure their successful closures. • Adhere to PMI Standards, Principles and Practices, established procedures. Ensure accurate handling of confidential information and intellectual property rights. • Establish relevant and comprehensive invention disclosures of any innovative concept and initiate, lead and negotiate the establishment of the contracts with 3rd parties to safeguard PMI’s intellectual Property. • Lead and direct the validation of new packaging systems in line with engineering and manufacturing requirements and ensure full compliance according PMI standards as part of qualification process. • Contribute to and drive new business case for projects covering product, process, equipment, system or facility development and improvement and in line with industry leading methodologies and approaches. Develop and improve our existing digital tools and digitalization projects. • Provide guidance / training to relevant parties and ensure that appropriate technical expertise is utilized and transferred to meet resource requirements and departmental goals. This position can be something for you if you recognize yourself in the below profile. You: • Hold a College/University Degree with focus on Packaging / Engineering disciplines. • Have 5+ years’ experience in CPG industry with professional know-how and exposure to the life cycle of printing/packaging development and project management. • Have good command of English is a must. • Have Functional expertise required in line with functional scope. • Be collaborative, agile and be interested in entrepreneurship • Have key attributes: Packaging, Innovation / qualification Process, PD systems, complex problem solving skills, Product development Knowledge and methodologies, IP, Idea Generation, Regulatory Requirements • Have expertise in relevant science, Tobacco Industry acuity, PMI Business Processes & Practices, Market / operations understanding and influencing, Project Management, Analytical skills, Material science and material manufacturing process, Initiative Management. At Philip Morris International, employee health and safety is our top priority. Due to COVID-19, our office employees are working from home. This role will start as a remote position, but it will transfer to our HQ either partially or fully, after we start to work from the office again. For our employees working in the field or in our factory we have implemented processes and precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19. We provide gloves, masks, and hand sanitizer to all essential employees who must report to work. Before entering our facilities, employees have their temperatures checked. In addition, we take great care to ensure frequently touched surfaces are sanitized throughout the day. One more thing: at Philip Morris we see equal pay for equal work between woman and men as the baseline standard for equality. Our good intentions do match our practices as we achieved the Global Equal Salary Certification. Moreover, we invest in creating a diverse workforce & a culture based on personal and career development, both on local as well as international level. How does this sound? If you are interested, go ahead and apply! #LIJobs