In our Research and Development (R&D) function, our focus is on science-based innovations through leading-edge research and potential harm reduction at its core.

With dedicated and curious colleagues who are experts in everything from toxicology and plant biology to engineering and product development, we are leading the way for scientific developments in our industry. Together, we are building a better tomorrow.

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Who are we?

Valued experiences

By driving the growth of our new category products business, such as vapour, tobacco heating and oral and nicotine products, we’re giving consumers broader and more varied choice. Our people work in state-of-the-art facilities to bring a whole new world of nicotine products into the future. Collaborating with multiple functions and markets, these are the people who put us ahead of our competitors. And it’s about more than satisfying consumer needs, it’s about delivering stakeholder value and creating valued experiences for colleagues and consumers alike.


Reach your full potential

What does this mean for you? By working in R&D, you’ll have access to first-class technology that can help you transform an entire industry from inside a global market-leading business. It means learning from experts who can push you to reach your full potential. It means innovative technologies to produced potentially reduced-risk solutions. And it means boldly taking your career to brand new heights by continually learning and growing. Welcome to R&D.

Take a look at our R&D vacancies.