TVM Engineer

CH, Coventry
21.00 - 23.71 GBP Hourly + Ltd Co.
08 Aug 2017
18 Aug 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
We are currently looking for a TVM Engineer to work for a major automotive organisation based in Warwickshire

Reference No: J

Job Title: TVM Engineer

Experience: HND or Degree

Location: Warwickshire

Rate: From GBP21.00 to GBP23.71 per Hour Ltd Co.

Hours: 40 Hours Per Week

The Role:

*A TVM Engineer is required 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.

*You 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.

*You will need to liaise with Plant Logistics and Manufacturing to ensure TVM actions are promptly timed and implemented with minimal effect to production.

*You will support and coordinate the Matched Pair teams in the delivery of strategy planning (SCD and CBP Process) to the agreed annual refresh schedule, having the skill for managing complex diaries, tight time scales and relationship building with key stakeholders at all levels within the business.

Skills Required:


1)Proven project management skills, including support for product development and purchasing projects.

2)Ability to build relationships and communicate effectively with colleagues to leverage knowledge and experience.

3)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.

*Familiarity with change management and new product introduction processes.

*Holding a high level of data analysis and interpretation.

*Good business acumen and knowledge of finance analysis.

*Experience of cost reduction initiatives, tools and techniques.

*A good general knowledge of vehicle / component design and / or manufacture.

*HND or Degree

Experience Preferred:

*Practical experience of 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.

*Able to develop 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.

Additional Information:

*40 Hours per week with 3:30pm finish on Fridays

*Recruitment Consultant Gary Masser

*Tel: ***********

Our clients are unable to provide sponsorship for Tier 2 visas; therefore, only candidates eligible to work in the UK need apply!

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-If you are a limited company contractor or through an umbrella company, all payments are to be invoiced to Cattrell Hudson Partners Limited and will be paid within 30 days

-If you are a permanent employee, this will be paid as a salary bonus

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-Payment is due only after a placed contractor has completed 26 weeks of the contract

-Payment is due only after a placed permanent employee passes the probation and rebate period

-Payment is only due on initial placement - further placements are excluded

-There is no limit to the number of candidates you may refer

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