Bergen op Zoom, Netherlands





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If you want to challenge yourself, working in a dynamic & international environment, then apply now! We are currently looking for a: Quality Lab Analyst (temporarily for 1 year) PMI has always been a leading company in the sector, but the time of transformation we are currently experiencing is quite exciting and is unprecedented. We are facing one of the greatest transformations in the history of fast-moving consumer goods, and the creation of a vision of a smoke-free future requires enormous courage, resourcefulness and motivation. Our organization stands for continuous improvement and therefore we not only try to improve in products but in our work too. The Opportunity As Quality Laboratory Analyst, you will be part of our Quality department for Philip Morris Investments Bergen op Zoom and will be reporting to the Supervisor Quality Control. The position will be based in Bergen op Zoom. A key responsibility you will apply well-defined laboratory methods for all our different products in order to achieve a high level of Quality material, product and process. Specific responsibilities include: • Analysis & Control of product and process quality: Plan and perform sampling test and analysis (physical/visual/chemical) on the quality of incoming materials, semi-finished and finished products according to applicable procedures and analytical methods. • Laboratory accuracy: Use, verify and calibrate Quality equipment as per PMI & ISO requirements, in due time, in order to ensure the accuracy of the results. Prepare and maintain logbooks for each equipment according with QMS requirements. Ensure retention samples collection and storage, in complete respect of PMI standards, while assure as well the auditing sample storage. • Nonconformity: Identify, segregate and block all the non-conformities related to material, semi-finished and finished products occurred during laboratory analyses. Investigate and resolve critical deviations, contribute to define disposal actions and when appropriate corrective actions. Provide timely and accurate information regarding products. • Continuous improvement, Innovation and change management: Propose and follow-up quality improvement ideas in production or other processes in Operations. Analyze the information and participate in small projects with influence on product quality. Ensure Change management process is followed in compliance with QMS requirement • Collaboration: Ensure a strong partnership with internal/external stakeholders focusing on collaboration and information exchange in order to ensure excellent quality and Compliance with our requirements, standardization and continuous improvement. Execute internal and external training to all PMI employees, as subject matter expert in QMS, quality process and product in order to drive and share excellence within PMI. • Health, Safety & Environment: Promote and apply all rules concerning PMI Quality, environment, health and safety. Report all situations requiring actions in order to minimize or eliminate risks exposure to personnel, company assets and societal impacts and be in line with or ahead of any applicable Law requirements and Company standards. Requirements & Skills • College/Prof. School - Technical school (laboratory) or equivalent skills through • At least 1 year of experience in the industrial field • Knowledge of relevant standards (ISO17025, ICH, GMP). • Knowledge on Quality tools, root cause analysis, analytical skills, statistical tool • Fluent in English written and spoken What we offer You will join a dynamic, international and fast-paced work environment in a constantly evolving industry. Therefore, you will interact with different levels of experience and expertise throughout the organization. You can take on more and more responsibilities and doing this on your own initiative is highly appreciated. Here, you will never stop exploring and discovering. We take on-the-job learning to another level, giving you every opportunity to develop your career and reach your full potential. This position will advance your experience with innovative technologies, services, and processes. Backed by a competitive salary and compensation package, you will work in a professional setting with clients and team members from all over the world. Your application will not be taken into a process if you do not have a valid EU Dutch work permit. The organization Philip Morris is the leading international tobacco company, with six of the world’s top 15 international brands, including the number one cigarette brand worldwide. PMI’s products are sold in more than 180 markets. The factory in Bergen op Zoom produces semi-finished products; the supply chain activities are organized for other PMI factories. We create and produce the new IQOS products. This product has the potential to reduce the health damage in comparison with the regular tobacco products. You will join a dynamic, international and fast-paced work environment in a constantly evolving industry and will interact with different levels of experience and expertise across the company.