Associate Manager Production Support

Philip Morris USA Inc

Richmond, Virginia

6/28/2019 5:56:13 AM





Does solving complex problems, analytics, and manufacturing interest you? Would you like to have an impact on business decisions, staffing recommendations, and drive efficiency in manufacturing? If so, then we have an opportunity for you.

We are currently seeking a highly qualified Associate Manager, Production Support to join our team in Richmond, VA. You will develop, analyze, recommend, and provide decision support on short and long range hourly employee staffing for Primary Processing, Cigarette Manufacturing, Operations Support, & Maintenance Technical Services in conjunction with factory capacity planning.

What will you be doing?

* You will forecast hourly employee attrition and hiring based on near and long-range capacity planning and financial targets
* You'll lead, analyze, track and oversee hourly staffing to recommend the number and timing of hourly shift balances, departmental transfers, and new operator promotional training
* You will collaborate with the training department on the scheduling of new operator and other cross training
* You will co-develop Cigarette Manufacturing's variable budget in collaboration with the Cigarette Manufacturing Department
* You'll initiate end of month inventory activities and provide monthly tobacco usage report to Primary
* You will build, maintain, and report on Pay for Performance scorecards for Phillip Morris, USA
* You'll identify staffing productivity opportunities and perform business case analysis to include financial impact
* You will serve as liaison between Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers Union and management to resolve staffing issues
* You will provide coverage for the Staffing Business Unit Leader role in times of need

Specific Skills

What does you experience look like?

* You possess a bachelor’s degree in a technical field and 3 years of experience or possess a minimum of ten years of relevant experience in a manufacturing environment
* Having a detailed knowledge of Primary Processing, Cigarette Manufacturing, and Finished Product supply chain preferred
* You have an ability to effectively communicate complex technical information to internal and external partners
* You have highly developed interpersonal skills necessary to lead diverse, cross functional project teams
* You possess highly developed analytical skills to execute root cause analysis, corrective action, and continuous improvement
* You have well-developed end-user level computer skills
* You have advanced end-user skill level in Tableau and/or other analytics and reporting software
Altria Group holds diversified positions across tobacco, alcohol, and cannabis. Our tobacco companies include some of the most enduring names in American business: Philip Morris USA, U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company, John Middleton and Nat Sherman. And we have 35 percent ownership of JUUL Labs, Inc., the nation’s leading e-vapor company. We complement our total tobacco business with our ownership of Ste. Michelle Wine Estates and our significant equity investment in Anheuser-Busch InBev, the world's largest brewer.

We recognize that our people are the reason we achieve our business goals. We believe in developing the leadership potential of our employees by providing them with opportunities for training, development, and advancement.

In addition to the opportunity to apply and develop your skills toward key business objectives, we offer an excellent compensation package including a competitive base salary, comprehensive health/vision/dental insurance, participation in our incentive compensation and deferred profit sharing programs, as well as a relocation assistance package.


Each Altria company is an equal opportunity employer. We consider qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other protected class.

Richmond, VA - Virginia


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