Lausanne, Switzerland


Information Technology



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Philip Morris International (PMI) is leading a transformation in the tobacco industry to build a smoke-free future and ultimately replace cigarettes 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 seeks to ensure that its smoke-free products meet adult consumer preferences and rigorous regulatory requirements. Be part of the biggest transformation in the history of our company. BACKGROUND: We are currently looking to hire a Senior Solution Manager - Supply Chain The digitalization of the Supply Chain program is considered as a key pillar of the PMI's digital transformation, with the vision of delivering an attractive and consistent consumer experience, across multiple product categories and omni-channel. The ambition is to provide an integrated digital platform that, leveraging state-of-the-art technologies (cloud-based platform, AI, ML, advanced analytics), enables a full end-to-end visibility and drastically improves the overall cost-to-serve. One of our core challenges, as established organization, is the integration of existing solutions while making the best of the emerging technologies. Our objective is to rapidly add new capabilities while managing the complexity of the overall IT landscape. As a Senior Solution Manager, you will be help us by building capabilities, modernizing existing platforms, creating a digital culture, and leveraging data and analytics to improve operations and products. Specifically, you will be responsible for: • Partner and collaborate with business stakeholders (up to executive level) to define strategy for Supply Chain Management digital capabilities evolution. • Demonstrate thought leadership, drive the change management, and lead the transformation for a technology enabled SC Process. • Scout industry mega trends and propose IT solutions to drive Supply Chain’s digital roadmap. • Design key Supply Chain Management applications, technology, and data architecture to meet business needs while ensuring the alignment with standards. • Manage the roadmap for IT products and solutions in the supply chain domain. • Maintain an in-depth knowledge of product functionality and its dependence on release levels. • In collaboration with business stakeholders, developing capability map for PMI SCM and using it for continuous development. • Performing POCs of potential solutions implementation for PMI needs within existing PMI landscape. Supporting RFI and RFP processes for IT solutions. • End-to-end responsibility for service quality and security across products. We believe, that with your support, we will build a continual change pipeline with modular design of business capabilities, digital technologies, and data behind them. We will shift to perpetual evolution model to accelerate time-to-market of new IT capabilities, improved alignment between IT and the business while reducing the IT landscape complexity at large. WE ARE LOOKING TO RECRUIT CANDIDATE WITH: • Deep understanding and experience of Supply Chain Processes (Demand Planning, Supply Planning and Fulfilment). • Knowledge of solutions in the broader Digital Supply Chain tech ecosystem in areas of Demand Sensing, Automatic Replenishment, Inventory Visibility and Order Management Systems. • Experience in designing the strategy and roadmap for SC Programs especially in Consumer Electronics, IT Hardware or Automobile Components. We would also welcome the candidates with Consulting or IT Consulting/ Pre-Sales environment. • Dynamic leadership with a strong and consistent track record of success, recognized for strong, transparent, and decisive leadership, ability to build high performing teams and inspire individuals to achieve challenging business objectives. • A self-starter that can drive end to end process and solution leadership. • Highly collaborative in ways of working with the ability to build relationships with colleagues from different cultures throughout the organization in an engaging and authentic manner as well as work through business issues in a proactive and inclusive manner. • Passion about IT technology and its application to solve business processes. • University degree in Computer Science/Business Administration. • 12+ years of experience in IT technology with 8+ years of significant expertise in specific Supply Chain Management area(s) (ex.: SCM Planning, Logistics Execution, etc.) in an international environment. NICE TO HAVE: • A prior experience in Supply Chain IT consulting will be an added advantage. • Hands-on experience with on premise and cloud solutions configuration and implementation. • Data and Analytics experience (Data Modelling, Master Data Management, Data Mart and Data Warehouses) and Data Visualization. • Enterprise Integration Practices (API driven integration, Event Driven Architectures, etc.). WHAT WE OFFER? Our success depends on the people who come to work every 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 try new things, 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.