Lausanne, Switzerland





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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. For our Commercial team in Lausanne, Switzerland we are therefore looking for a Manager, Global Projects CC CX. In this position you will be responsible for the global management of CC (combustible cigarette) brand campaigns for consumer and customers, including CC toolbox development across channels. You will act as the content owner of the brand, managing Market relations and addressing their needs in line with the brand positioning and the global CC strategies. You will work to improve adoption of assets across regions to increase efficiency of developments. Partnering with the Markets on key projects is essential! Together you will work on new initiatives, developing ideas and content in both a test and learn mode. You will build impactful solutions for the Markets addressing specific business problems while being aligned with the portfolio and regulatory environment. This role will see you support Markets in gaining share of market for one of our CC brands, currently the main revenue driver for PMI globally! You will: • Develop a communication strategy for the brand, taking into account the overall Brand strategies and product and packaging developments, while taking into consideration market needs and different business challenges • Create effective brand campaigns and activations in line with the brand positioning, Co-develop brand toolboxes with the Brand team and the digital team for product launches, Limited Editions and other product/ packaging related activities • Engage Headquarter, regional, and market partners to ensure buy-in and adoption of brand toolboxes, building on concrete findings and consumer verified developments. • Identify gaps in the current toolboxes, prioritizing new developments and lead markets, to ensure a successful development of the brand. Develop new ideas for the brand that build meaningful interaction with consumers and have a lasting impact on brand choice • Improve processes and ways of working, challenge the status quo and come up with simpler, more efficient ways to create brand content. • Manage relationships with external agencies/vendors, as well as internal partners (legal, procurement, finance, etc) and the markets to build relevant, compliant and on-brand content • Manage budget and ensure accurate allocation of resources in line with overall company strategies. Deliver accurate budget forecast along the year and accomplish an accurate budget closing at the end of the year. • Ensure legal and trademark compliance of developments and consult markets in the proper use of global brand assets. We’re looking for someone with: • Strong brand management & brand strategy skills • Tobacco experience a plus but not a must have • Creative eye and good production skills • Consumer understanding / centricity mindset • Business acumen (able to connect the dots and find opportunities that add new value to the business) • Communication & comfort around higher management (ability to communicate and influence others) • Collaboration skills (manage partners in headquarter, markets and external partners) • Digitally savvy and in tune with global trends What we offer: Our success depends on the talented employees 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 #Lijobs