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Commodity Business Engineer - 34964

  • Location

    Warwickshire, England

  • Sector:

    Automotive

  • Job disciplines:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £15.00 - £22.50 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jessica Williams

  • Contact email:

    jessica.williams@jonlee.co.uk

  • Salary high:

    22

  • Salary low:

    15

  • Job ref:

    BBBH46503

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

  • Expiry date:

    2018-04-18

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Commodity Business Engineer - 34964
Warwickshire
Paying up to £22.50 per hour umbrella/ltd
12 month contract

A Commodity Business Engineer is required to provide support for a Warwickshire based luxury car manufacturing organisation. The Commodity Business Engineer role is a temporary assignment for 12 months and is paying up to £22.50 per hour.

Responsibilities:

  • Supporting significant cost reduction
  • Facilitate the commercial gap closure process
  • Facilitating use of cost knowledge data to drive improved supplier performance
  • Manage the power train material cost reduction tracker and prepare and lead weekly idea generation meetings with senior management
  • Project manage commodity teams within Purchase, Engineering and Cost Estimating functions, to help manage existing projects and generate new opportunities through the organisation and promotion of various value management activities
  • Lead and project manage cross functional teams to develop and deliver Commodity Business Plans
  • Compile data and presentation material for reviews
  • Facilitate supplier based workshops, benchmarking and internal consultation to generate cost and revenue opportunities
  • Represent the department within reviews focused on commodity costs


The ideal person will have:

  • Practical experience of project administration
  • Used to performing a high level of data analysis and interpretation
  • Good business acumen and used to developing presentations to a high standard
  • General knowledge of cost reduction initiatives, tools and techniques
  • A highly professional manner
  • Able to work to deadlines
  • Knowledge of MS packages
  • Able to work in a team and independently