Costing Engineer

Salary: £25-27,000
Location: South Wales
Costing Engineer

You will liaise with group companies and all departments to complete feasibility studies, analyse the process steps from development of new finishes to final product, capture all cost elements to assist with the quotation of decorative finishes in aluminium and wood for new product introduction and engineering level modifications.


Reporting directly to the Costing Department Manager

The successful candidate will play a key role in co-ordinating all parts of the quoting process to gather a full analysis for management review.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Costing Engineer will liaise with relevant departments regarding wood, aluminium, moulding, tooling, and processes
Present internally at regular intervals to highlight control and working to customer Programme Need Dates (PND)
Creation of action plans and issue to the relevant departments to gather information in a timely manner
Liaise with all internal / external personnel to obtain a clear understanding of quoted process
Liaise with the account managers with reference to change requests and all customer enquiries
Issue quotations / feasibilities in line with company strategic plans
Utilise the escalation process, highlighting to all relevant departments when an issue arises which will jeopardise the PNDís and project milestones

Key Requirements:

∑The Costing Engineer will have a general understanding of printing and press / mould processes.∑Previous costing experience would be advantageous

∑Strong communication, presentation and interpersonal skills to communicate effectively with all departments

The Costing Engineer will be highly organised ,self-motivated and logical.Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel

∑Ability to read and understand engineering drawings / documentation

The successful candidate will be qualified to HNC/HND level in Mechanical Engineering or have equivalent Costing experience.

Travel to workfrom Pontypool,Cwmbran,Tredegar,Merthyr,Brecon Apply now

Contact: Jason Hughes

Tel: 02920 660 214
Fax: 02920 660 187
Sophia House, 28 Cathedral Road, Cardiff, CF11 9LJ