EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Philip Morris International

Philip Morris International

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Miasto Krakow; Malopolskie; Poludniowy
Location of affected unit(s): Kraków


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of food products, beverages and tobacco products
12.00 - Manufacture of tobacco products
Number Employed: 1000

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 05-11-2015
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 05-11-2015
Foreseen End Date: 04-11-2017
Planned Job Creation: 200

Additional Information

Tobacco company Philip Morris International (PMI) has announced that it will create 200 new jobs at its European Service Centre in Kraków within next two years. The company has expanded its shared service centre investing PLN 75mn (EUR 17.68mn USD 18.89mn). The centre has been operating in Kraków since 2005 and provides financial, IT, HR and other back office services for 120 group units operating in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.