Cost Engineer

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Job Sector:
South West
£35,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Day to Day Tasks

* Cost estimates based on first principles with minimum information:
* Challenging and realistic target setting
* Robust positioning in anticipation of supplier negotiation
* Strategic challenge with supply chain
* To work on landing gear bill of material: Bill of material creation, parts analysis, cost driver identification, Main landing gear components cost detail, Labour/material cost analysis
* Able to extract and manage different data source in order to build and manage a landing gear bill of material
* Able to analyse the manufacturing costs breakdown of main components
* Actively support Procurement via the transnational MFT (Multi Functional Team) organisation for all required sourcing and contract management activities.

Your Background

* Landing Gear Engineering background, + Manufacturing experience if possible
* An understanding of the metallic manufacturing processes is required - Forging, machining, drilling, assembly
* Knowledge landing gear architecture: main landing gear + nose landing gear
* Knowledge Design to Cost: Key costs drivers (material, labour)
* Good Excel skills
* Presentation skills: able to sum up, simplify and present complex data and parameters.
* Communication skills: able to deal with several interfaces (engineering, R&T, procurement, costing)
* Communication skills: English fluent, French/Spanish is a plus

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

Contact Details:
Tel: 01489 898285
Contact: Daniel Martin

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