Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical/Industrial Engineering and/or business-related field.
Minimum ten (10) years’ experience in piece cost, tooling and equipment/CAPEX estimating of stampings, tubes and complex weld assemblies/press environment.
Must be able to read blue prints and be self-sufficient in using CAD models for estimating purposes, and understand material selections and designs for exhaust systems.
Must be proficient in SAP including the following modules: Materials Masters, Production Planning, Sales and Distribution and Warehouse Management.
Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel Advanced level.
Create and review cost estimates and after treatment systems including all internal and external components (50%)
Review and audit manufacturing routings and BOM’s to ensure accuracy of cycle times and material usage for inventory valuation and product costing within SAP/COPA (20%)
Provide program managers and senior management with comparison of target and actual business results for current and new programs
Negotiate piece cost, capital expenditures, tooling and ED&T (R&D) cost with customers.
Validate and maintain cost models and base data
Attend and participate in internal and external VAVE cost reduction workshops
Price maintenance, tracking & accruals / provisions.