TVM Engineer

Caresoft Global Limited
£22 per hour Ltd Co.
30 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Job Title: TVM Engineer Location: Gaydon, Warwickshire (but please see Additional Information) Rate: £22.00 ph Ltd Co Employment Type: Contract Reference: J31157 Position Description Our prestigious Automotive client based in Gaydon, Warwickshire is looking for a highly skilled and experienced TVM Engineer to work within our Clients ever expanding TVM department on a full time basis. This role is to co-ordinate cross- functional teams to identify / develop and deliver material cost reduction actions with minimum supervision, ensuring all areas of the business are fully integrated with the change. The role will lead the development of engineering and purchasing actions, in conjunction with our suppliers, with the specific aim of reducing the cost of components / assemblies, whilst ensuring cost reduction actions progress to plan. This is a brilliant opportunity for the chosen candidate to work in a very modern and luxurious working environment. The successful TVM Engineer will be working a 40-hour week with access to onsite parking. Key Responsibilities: Liaise with Plant Logistics and Manufacturing to ensure TVM actions are promptly timed and implemented with minimal effect to production Support and coordinate the Matched Pair teams in the delivery of strategy planning (SCD and CBP Process) to the agreed annual refresh schedule Managing complex diaries, tight time scales and relationship building with key stakeholders at all levels within the business Key Skills Required for Submission: Proven project management skills, including support for product development and purchasing projects Ability to build relationships and communicate effectively with colleagues to leverage knowledge and experience Tenacity and steadfastness to follow through and complete delivery, using initiative to find solutions . Experience Required : Project management of teams in improving value and cost for a range of commodities Change management and new product introduction processes A high level of data analysis and interpretation Good business acumen and knowledge of finance analysis Cost reduction initiatives, tools and techniques A good general knowledge of vehicle / component design and / or manufacture Experience Preferred: Deploying Value Analysis/Value Engineering toolsets Facilitation of Design and Non Design idea generation events and generation of specific commodity cost gap analysis Management of Purchasing databases to support the update of purchase performance systems Development of engineering solutions with the specific aim of reducing the cost of the component / assembly Developing project business cases with P.D. / Purchase / Programme / Finance and manage through to funding approval Conducting supplier based workshops and design ideas generation events to generate cost and revenue opportunities Education Required: HND or Degree Additional Information: Although primary location is Gaydon the role may require travel between all company sites (Whitley / Castle Bromwich / Solihull / Halewood/Wolverhampton) Do not miss out on your chance of interview – APPLY NOW Our Clients are unable to provide sponsorship for Tier 2 General Visas; therefore, only candidates eligible to work in the UK need apply Caresoft Global Limited operates as an Employment Business and Employment Agency. We are an independent highly-experienced recruitment consultancy dedicated to specialist markets within the Automotive, Aerospace, Agricultural & Construction Industries. No terminology within this advert is intended to unlawfully discriminate on the grounds of age, sex, race or disability and we welcome all applications. This job was originally posted as

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