Torbali - Izmir, Turkey





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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. Do you have strong social, organizational and problem solving skills, 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. We are looking for a Sr. Packaging Engineer Printing & Finishes for our Conventional business unit, based in the Packaging COE satellite in İzmir . This is a great opportunity to join the operations function where you will be able to drive for innovation while 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. Read further if you want to learn what the main responsibilities of the role are: •Translate Global Marketing (Conventional division) concepts and consumers needs into technical solutions, lead technical specification development of new pack designs and partner with other business partners to ensure smooth & seamless first product launches according PMI requirements. •Partner with and guide Global Marketing, other PPMD teams and business partners within the development of new products, assuring technical feasibility according to PMI requirements. Business partners are Engineering, manufacturing, procurement, product services, QA, external suppliers. •Demonstrate technical competence to direct development and deployment of innovative, sustainable and productivity focused packaging material for the conventional product portfolio. Direct and manage the implementation of new components from concept to product launch. •Lead and manage multiple complex projects in parallel by using project management tools (PBO). Ensure that complete documentation of relevant project information such as plans, budget and resource requirements is available and timely communicate project phase updates to all relevant business partners and management to guarantee streamlined communication flow, easier decision making and to maintain principles along the project life cycle •Anticipate and apply expertise through proactive steps to minimize PMI business risks. Ensure process adherence & compliance of the projects managed to External regulations, PMI Standards, Principles and Practices, established procedures. •Contribute to strategies and develop plans which support business cases for projects covering product, process, equipment, system or facility development and improvement to achieve top industry best practices. Develop and improve our existing digital tools and lead 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. •Develop accurate recommendations, alternatives, and improvements to existing processes. Provide input to departmental strategy and drive regional initiatives ensuring alignment with the strategy. 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. •5+ years of experience in printing/packaging and packaging design development, strong technical competence and functional strategy development & execution •Demonstrated experience in applying packaging design and/or specification practices, procedures and develop accurate recommendations, alternatives, and improvements to existing processes. •Excellent Communication skills, relationship-building and influencing aptitude •Proficiency in English written & spoken •Demonstrated experience in complex problem solving •Performing in a high dynamic environment, working on multiple projects in parallel •Dealing comfortably with various business partners internal & external Due to COVID-19, 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. At Philip Morris International, employee health and safety are our top priority. For our employees, we have implemented strict processes and precautions to prevent spread of COVID-19 including -but not limited to- providing gloves, masks, and hand sanitizers, temperature checks before entering to facilities and frequent sanitizing of touched surfaces 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