Neuchatel, Switzerland


Life Sciences



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Sr. Manager Program Quality Management – Neuchatel, Switzerland 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 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 different directions. It’s so rare in R&D that everything aligns to create the ideal conditions for outstanding work. Right now, at PMI, that’s exactly what’s happening. R&D is the driving force for our bold new vision: to replace cigarettes with a revolutionary portfolio of alternative products. Join us and you’ll have the resources, support and technology you need to break new ground and see ideas come to life. You’ll be surrounded by some of the brightest scientists in their fields, with fast access to subject experts and commercial decision-makers. If you’re creative, courageous and ready to take risks, you can make a huge impact and propel your career in an endless number of directions. Ultimately, by delivering our smoke-free and beyond nicotine future. Your ‘day to day’ As a Sr. Manager Program Quality Management, you will act as Quality representative for the assigned innovation program(s) mobilizing cross functional resources to ensure that Quality targets are met, Program risks are managed, Quality deliverables are accomplished, and to ensure Compliance with applicable internal / external requirements. More specifically, you'll • Drive risk identification, evaluation, and mitigation activities for full program ecosystem • Provide regular updates, reporting and communication on program risks to ensure visibility, escalation, and resolution in a timely manner. • Ensure that Quality compliance requirements are integrated from early design phases and throughout the development stages. • Secure timely completion and reliability of Quality deliverables as per innovation stage gate process coordinating with relevant Quality units • Coordinate Quality target setting and Quality planning with subject-matter-experts ensuring cross functional awareness and involvement of all streams leads in Quality activities. • Facilitate design and implementation of processes needed for an effective post-launch hyper-care program in close collaboration with Program lead and team members • Drive Quality culture and mindset across program streams, and standardization and continuous improvement of Quality practices. Who we’re looking for • Bachelor’s Degree in Life Sciences or Engineering, specialization in Quality management is a plus. • Substantial experience in Quality management and/or new product development lifecycle in consumer goods or regulated industry. Demonstrated knowledge and experience in international Quality standards (GxP, ISO, etc). • Experience in project/program management and risk management preferably applied in new product development projects. • Highly collaborative, integrator, strong communicator, and influencer with strong business awareness. • Sound analytical/problem solving skills, and ability to work in a multifaceted organization/fast-paced environment • Technical writing skills, ability to communicate technical knowledge in a clear and understandable manner • Proficient in English, both written and spoken. What we offer 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: a smoke-free future. #LIJobs