Taipei, Taiwan


External Affairs



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Be a part of a revolutionary change Join our revolutionary endeavor at PMI. We are fundamentally altering our business with a singular, clear objective: to create a Smoke-Free Future. This significant transformation opens up vast opportunities. No matter where you start with us, you'll find the liberty to conceive and implement innovative solutions, as well as the opportunity to advance your career in a multitude of directions. Our External Affairs team is expanding, presenting numerous new opportunities. Our shift towards a smoke-free Future is radically altering our societal engagement. We seek visionary individuals who share our commitment and are eager to broaden our impact and foster societal support on our smoke-free vision. As our initiatives progress, you will have the chance to shape your role and pursue your professional interests. You'll collaborate with experts in various fields, including regulatory and fiscal affairs, scientific affairs, ESG, and public health policy. We invite you to join us, bringing your skills and expertise to contribute to achieving a smoke-free future. Your ‘day to day’ You will be employed under Philip Morris Taiwan (PMTW). PMTW operates as a subsidiary of Philip Morris International, Inc., As a Senior EA Manager, Government Affairs, you will represent the company to develop and implement company’s engagement activities with government and legislative agencies and officials in order create a stable and positive environment which enables the company to achieve its business objectives. Responsibilities: • Develop a comprehensive long-range plan for government affairs that aligns with the company's objectives that integrates Global and Local Market. • Serve as the official representative of the company when engaging with regulatory authorities, leading efforts to communicate with key policymakers, regulatory bodies, and enforcement agencies. • Supervise and analyze political and regulatory trends that impact the industry and our business, and build a strategic comprehensive plans to solve fiscal or regulatory challenges in the market. • Actively communicate with policy makers to advance business objectives, and promote the adoption of comprehensive harm reduction regulatory frameworks. • Develop strong business relationships with external partners and foster positive relationships, in accordance with company policies, to help shape environment for company’s smoke-free vision. • Drive and support the development and alignment of Government Affairs strategies across the Region/Asia East Cluster Markets, incorporating a top-down and bottom-up approach that encompasses regional considerations and aligns with the overall strategy cycle. • Collaborate closely with the global team to develop core competencies in consumer mobilization for different markets, including strategy development, tool creation, and support for market activation. Who we’re looking for! • University degree in communication, politics, legal, or government & public policy. • At least 15 years of experience in External Affairs, Corporate Affairs, Government Affairs, Regulatory Affairs, Public Relations, or Legal environment within a multinational company. • Experience working with government/regulatory agencies or involvement in political or think tank activities, with experience in engaging with a wide range of policy makers is preferred. • Demonstrated proficiency in navigating sophisticated partner relationships in diverse environments, showcasing excellent political savvy and agility. • Possess commercial savvy, with a track record in strategic planning and business analysis. • Ability to synthesize sophisticated concepts and materials, and develop effective engagement strategies and tools as a result. What we offer! Our success depends on our talented employees who come to work here every single day with a sense 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: to deliver a smoke-free future. #LIjobs