Posted on 2022-05-30

Manager, NPI Supply Chain

Philip Morris International

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 deliver a smoke-free future.

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.

The Supply Chain function, thanks to its global scale and drive for innovation, is 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.

Our people are passionate, driven and innovative. From procurement, to manufacturing and throughout our supply chain, you'll have plenty of opportunities to leave your mark in this transformational journey to deliver better, smoke-free future.

Your 'day to day'

You will be employed in Hong Kong under Philip Morris Asia Limited (PMAL). PMAL operates as a subsidiary of Philip Morris International, Inc. You will support the Smoke-Free Products at electronic Product Development Center (ePDC) in Hong Kong.

You will supervise the NPI Supply Chain function and develop a strong team and instill continuous improvement culture in the team.

'Establish process and drumbeat to run project efficiently
. Align with key partners and define goals for the team efficiently
. Establish processes, procedures and tools
. Develop procedures to support NPI process and document Work Instruction.
. Provide clear visibility of projects timeline, transparent demand and supply plan

New Product Launch
. Propose ramp profile to support launch target base on agreed capacity to smooth production.
. Align with Key-stakeholders to agree on launch plan to achieve Zero missed launch target.
. Partner with Development team to design for supply chain - standardize components, multi-source etc.
. Handle Risk Buy process to ensure component readiness for build plan. Assess material risk, raise flag and bring up for mitigation action
. Partner with Supply Planning team to achieve smooth transition for launched products.

Rework and Integration Project
. Liaise with cross-team members and service providers to understand scope of the project and create plan for execution.
. Be the conduit between S&OP, Project team and all supply chain functions on supply and demand plan alignment.
. Provide visibility on supply, demand and exposure view to stakeholders and get results according to plan.

KPI and Performance Review.
. Define KPI to measure performance for EMS and have regular review meeting to identify corrective actions and improvement plan.

Who we're looking for
. University degree in Business Administration / Supply Chain/Industrial Engineer/Business Statistics
. Minimum 15 years or above working experience in Supply Chain Management (supply planning, production planning, capacity planning, project management). Experience in S&OP Planning. Leadership skills in developing, motivating, and leading a team of highly skilled individuals. Exposure to multinational & electronic environment are preferable.
. Good interpersonal skills in both written and spoken languages in English, preferable with bilingual language in Mandarin / Cantonese.
. Functional skills: Good knowledge in planning tool (i.e. SAP or E2Open) Excellent MS Office skills [particularly Excel - including creation & analysis of large database] and knowledge of Power BI is preferable
. Action oriented, Rational thought with sense of urgency, Problem Solving Attitude, Capable for working independently, Eager to learn and willing to listen for new ideas, Flexible and adaptable in a changing environment

What we offer

Our success depends on the men and women 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 and scale provides endless opportunities to progress.
. Take pride in delivering our promise to society: to deliver a smoke-free future.

Philip Morris International: Delivering a Smoke-Free Future

Philip Morris International (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 over 180 markets. PMI is building a future on a new category of smoke-free products that, while not risk-free, are a better choice than continuing to smoke. PMI's smoke-free product portfolio includes heated tobacco and nicotine-containing vapor products. For more information, see our PMI ( ) website. Our priority is to attract, support and keep with us diverse and unique individuals. Our global workforce of more than 71,000 people is one of our greatest strengths and the key to our success as a company. Our employees speak more than 80 languages and come from all corners of the world. PMI has been certified by the Top Employers Institute as a Global Top Employer for the fifth consecutive year. Representing 3 regional certifications: Europe, the Middle East, and Africa in recognition of the high standards of excellence in our working environment and the exceptional development opportunities we offer.
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Job Function
Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 15 years - 20 years or above
Career Level
  • Middle management level
  • Degree