An automotive component manufacturer with sites across the UK and worldwide require a Cost Estimator to support the plant probability by controlling the quotation of change within the facility through fact based input and negotiation. The ideal candidate will have substantial experience in cost estimating in an automotive manufacturing environment.
Commutable from: Liverpool, Halewood, Chester, Birkenhead, St Helens, Warrington, Runcorn, Knowsley
Package: £50,000 - £55,000 p.a. +Benefits
Suitable for: Cost Estimator, Industrial Engineer, Industrial Engineering Cost Estimator, Industrial Cost Estimator
Reporting to the Assistant General Manager, you will have the following duties:
-Working with the industrial engineering team to establish and maintain the cost database for all saleable products and services.
-Provide cost estimates based on activity based costing principals.
-Benchmarking activities to drive engineering change VA/VE.
-Support the Commercial and Launch teams with cost estimates.
Educated to degree level in an engineering, finance or business discipline you will have the following experience:
-Extensive experience working in an automotive JIT environment.
-Substantial cost estimating experience in an automotive manufacturing environment.
-A background in industrial engineering.
-Working knowledge of VA/VE techniques such as clean sheet and benchmarking.
-Qualified in six sigma would be advantageous.
To apply for this opportunity please click to apply or contact Greg Kneuss at the Ethero office in Telford for further details.