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Our Division is looking for a Cost Analyst for its Site Type at Location .
The Cost Analyst role is to provide a consolidated cost (upfront, piece cost) all along the different phases of a programwith high level of complexity (high sales volume, high upfront amount, international footprint, ),including acquisition phase, in line with actual product definition, and potential modifications.
He belongs to the program core team. The main missions of the role are to :
Ensure program / acquisition costing procedures implementation and golden rules compliance
oEstimate cost on a defined product basis (BOM or master principles), using the PG cost calculation system and database.
oSecure utilization of official rates (for materials, plants, machines )
Secure consistency between costing, product process definition and support functions inputs (purchase, ME, design, )
Support, under program manager authority, the design to cost activities
oProvide costmonitoring & gap analysis toward targeted cost to the core team
oProvide directionnal cost and update modification (ECM) preassessment costing on real
oProvide Make or Buy financial analysis
oParticipate in the sourcing committee
oSupport and share with core team members impacts of their actions on the full cost (piece, upfront ) on individual & real time basis
oSupport design to cost activities & provide recommendation to improve profitability
Provide cost information status and follow up (monitoring, explanation)
oAnalyse & challenge cost information provided
oAlert line manager & functionnal manager in case of discrepancies
oCheck material rates & exchange rate alignment with Budget
oGather and consolidate (part price / investments / toolings) cost data according to defined product and likely industrial path
oEnsure cost evolution detailed follow up & tracability for piece costs & upfront
oSupport the program controller into the Business Plan updates explanations or Risks & Opportunities estimates
oSupport cost requests to internal / external (purchasing) suppliers
oSupport sales teams in the customer ECM technical description (cycle times, material consumption, labor routine, and tooling impacts, )
Estimate the added value of the project using the entry datas coming from the different contributors ( PC&L, Manufacturing engineering, operations )
oEstimate costs on product definition taking into account hypothesis of the budget and PMT regarding the workload of the plants.
oEnsure that salary hypothesis and inflation are based on group rules.
oEnsure that exchange rates used are on line with customer expectations.
The ideal candidate will have / be : Minimum 3 / 5 years experience in an industrial environment including a first technical experience (production, manufacturing engineering, )
Technical knowledge in one or several products and manufacturing processes
Ability to provide qualitative and reliable information, and to work on a project management basis
Ability to manage uncertainty and resist to stakeholder pressure
Demonstrated strong communication skills and autonomy
Language Fluent GERMAN & English, French is a plus