Benchmarking Coordinator

Recruiter
Millbank Holdings Ltd
Location
Gaydon
Salary
£34,000 pa
Posted
13 Sep 2017
Closes
14 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Purpose:

The purpose of this role is Benchmarking of AML & Competitor vehicles.

Key Responsibilities & Tasks:

Assist the Lead Benchmarking Engineer in the development of new processes to support
effective benchmarking of competitor vehicles.
Assist in the development and Maintenance of the AML benchmarking intranet area to allow easy access of captured data within the organisation.
Responsible for collating benchmark data from the Product Development team and ensuring all data is imported into the database at the required standard.
Liaise with OEM's directly to facilitate inter-company loans of significant vehicles or related products.
Responsible for the running of the internal Aston Martin benchmark fleet and maintenance of loaned vehicles
Plan vehicle benchmarking tasks in line with agreed program requirements / timelines and relevant Mission gateway deliverables
Organise and support vehicle benchmarking tests both in the UK and at other European venues with participants from all levels within the business.
Liaise with the vehicle engineering manager in assuring all identified vehicle benchmarking deliverables are achieved for each programme milestone.

Qualifications & Experience:

Engineering Degree or equivalent in appropriate discipline
Experience within an automotive, automotive consultancy or automotive components supplier group.
High degree of vehicle industry product knowledge & experience.
Experience of vehicle benchmarking, testing or development within another OEM.
Experience of liaising with various UK & European test locations.
Project Management experience desirable.
Full UK Driving Licence
Excellent communication skills at all levels.
Attention to detail and effective planning & organisation.
Mission or equivalent process knowledge an advantage (GPDS , FPDS, AMPCS).
Occasional travel may be required.
Strong time management, enthusiastic, accuracy, diligence, ability to balance and prioritise multiple tasks to meet department needs, Team player with 'can-do' attitude. Attention to detail.
Competent in all Microsoft Office toolset including MS Project with experience of writing engineering test reports
Experience of data logging.