Cost Estimator

Owen Payne Recruitment
31 Jul 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are delighted to be recruiting for a Cost Estimator for one of our valued Manufacturing clients on the outskirts of Wolverhampton. This is an exciting opportunity for a successful applicant to work directly for the Purchasing Manager.

You will be responsible for

  • Estimation of cost to manufacture components
  • Create and maintain Supplier Business Review documentation
  • Benchmark components of competitors during “Tear-Down” exercises
  • Value Stream Mapping to drive down costs with improvements to the processes
  • Analysing quotations for value for money
  • Supplier negotiations and site meetings
  • Procurement of equipment and services
  • Construct Programme and Scope of Work for projects
  • Valuations and Final Accounts of projects
  • Production of O&Ms manuals ensuring they are issued
  • Maintain high levels of communication to Client / CSL - Project Team / Main Contractor
  • Provide projects site specific health and safety method statements and risk assessments

The successful candidate will have the following

  • Experience of 'Just in Time' and First Tier Supply to OEM
  • A recognised technical qualification (ONC / HND)
  • Ability to read technical drawings and engineering specifications
  • Negotiating and Data Review experience
  • Excellent IT skills – MS Packages (especially Excel and NAV 13 would be a distinct advantage)

Please note: All applicants must come from an Automotive background or similar.

Salary is negotiable depending on experience.

Hours of work will be:-

  • Monday – Thursday: 7.45am – 4.15pm
  • Fridays : 7.45am – 12.45pm

To apply for the position of Cost Estimator, please call Owen Payne Recruitment and ask for Mikey. Alternatively, please click ‘Apply’ now.

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