Product Cost Development Engineer

Recruiter
Dyson
Location
Malmesbury
Salary
Competitive
Posted
05 Oct 2016
Closes
04 Nov 2016
Sector
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Senior Cost engineer role will aim to compile, review and challenge product costs on a part level basis within key subassemblies. A robust approach to challenging the cost assumptions will be essential as well as creating 'should cost' models and bottom up costing in addition to detail analysis of supplier quotations and identifying opportunities to reduce the costs. Accountabilities Sub assembly bottom up BOM building, regular reporting of cost development, liaising with procurement and engineering to identify most cost efficient design solutions, creating should cost models for different commodities, defining clear target costs for each key assembly and developing tools and techniques to analyse and challenge all areas of the product cost profile. Skills Relevant degree in Engineering, finance qualifications desirable but to essential, familiar with SAP and other software packages, good with numbers and spread sheets, tenacious, team player, ability to challenge the norm, ability to persuade people to consider alternative ways forward. This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/66799841

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