Lausanne, Switzerland


PMI Strategy



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Manager Strategy Planning 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 to dream up and deliver better, brighter solutions and the space to move your career forward in endlessly new directions! You who are endowed with a spirit of innovation, you can have a considerable impact on our business strategies. Our environment is exciting and constantly evolving. If you are ready to tackle the challenge of initiating and participating in new projects, you will be in your element. You will have multifaceted opportunities for development and your career will progress at the pace of building our smoke-free world! Part of the Strategy Planning and Business Intelligence with focus on Strategy and Long-Term Planning, the team’s scope includes: Ownership of PMI long-term financial model, Consumer group support on existing products business cases, Lead of market potential assessment and business cases for new products and major initiatives and support business development projects. As a Manager Strategy Planning you undertake strategic studies and projects across multiple areas, as well develop, drive, and manage financial assessment of strategic projects. Lead planning projects from hypothesis and initial data collection to results presentation in front of senior stakeholders. Lead financial stream of new products business cases from the opportunity sizing to commercialization plan. Specific Responsibilities Include: Outstanding strategic thinking, problem solving and analytics capability Highly collaborative and agile, adept at managing stakeholders Proven track record of prioritizing, leading and delivering complex projects, managing a team and engaging with senior stakeholders Comprehensive strategy development toolkit (industry analytics, consumer insight, strategy development, business plan development, financial modelling) Sector experience in consumer goods and one or more of retail, consumer electronics, retail, financial services, telecom Entrepreneurial, ownership and mindset to get things done with a degree of assertiveness International experience, cultural openness and command of English are essential Ability to manage ambiguity Critical Capabilities: • Master’s degree in finance, science or MBA. • 3 years in Consulting or strategy consulting environments in an analyst/consultant/engagement manager position • Ideally proven experience • Strong skills • Experience managing teams and engaging with senior stakeholders • Attention to detail • Drive for results • Perseverance What we offer We genuinely care about our people and we show this through living out our Employee Brand each and every day. It’s what connects every colleague in every market. In additional to a competitive salary and benefits package, we offer a fantastic office environment and look to ensure you have the best work-life balance possible. Our success depends on the people 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 International: Delivering a Smoke-Free Future Philip Morris International (PMI) is leading a transformation in the tobacco industry to create a smoke-free future and ultimately replace cigarettes with smoke-free products to the benefit of adults who would otherwise continue to smoke, society, the company and its shareholders. PMI is a leading international tobacco company engaged in the manufacture and sale of cigarettes, smoke-free products and associated electronic devices and accessories, and other nicotine-containing products in markets outside the U.S. PMI is building a future on a new category of smoke-free products that, while not risk-free, are a much better choice than continuing to smoke. Through multidisciplinary capabilities in product development, state-of-the-art facilities and scientific substantiation, PMI aims to ensure that its smoke-free products meet adult consumer preferences and rigorous regulatory requirements. PMI’s smoke-free IQOS product portfolio includes heat-not-burn and nicotine-containing vapor products. As of June 30, 2019, PMI estimates that approximately 8.0 million adult smokers around the world have already stopped smoking and switched to PMI’s heat-not-burn product, available for sale in 48 markets in key cities or nationwide under the IQOS brand. For more information, please visit and PMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. #LIjobs