In Next Generation Products (NGP), our aim is to provide consumers with a compelling range of inspiring products that drive change.
This means developing products that meet consumer needs and, by driving change, will reduce the public health impact of tobacco.
In the NGP Operations function, business as usual R&D, our focus is on continuous improvements of our launched products
The responsibility of this role is to manage immediate containment and the continuous improvement of NGP devices to improve product quality and reduce product cost.
Operational / Professional / Business
Lead continuous improvement projects and Root Cause Analysis :
Production and performance management :
Planning medium-long term workload.
Budget inform forecast and adhere to financial processes and controls.
Applying the rules and techniques of APQP in formal project management processes and controls.
To influence and coordinate cross functional teams including internal and key external partnerships critical in the delivery of projects and initiatives so as to have most effective use of internal / external resource and expertise.
To operate as an advisor and collaborator with the wider NGP space to build robustness and technical capability
Key representative in engineering solutions for innovative materials / products with internal stakeholders and cross functional teams.
Key representative in interactions with external suppliers on mechanical engineering solutions.
Development work supported by objective evidence and validation.
Interpretation of data submitted for Management / Technical Review.
Improved work practices to achieve best in class
Knowledge, Skills and Experience
British American Tobacco is one of the world’s leading multinational companies, with brands sold in over 200 markets, made in 44 factories in 42 countries.
We are proud that we are consistently among the top 5 companies on the London Stock Exchange.
Our portfolio includes our world-famous Global Drive Brands Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall and Rothmans along with many other leading international brands, such as Vogue, Peter Stuyvesant and State Express 555.
Alongside our traditional tobacco business, we are also developing products that offer consumers potentially less risky alternatives to regular cigarettes.
Our Next Generation Products are already leading the way in the Industry of vapour and tobacco heating devices. We continue to develop a solid portfolio of consumer solutions which already include well known global brands like Vype, glo and Voke.
Contractual Legal Entity : Nicoventures Trading Limited (GBCR)