Project Engineer

Recruiter
Sarah Harvey
Location
Coventry
Salary
£17.82 - £22.73/hour
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Project Engineer |£17.82 - 22.73 PH| Gaydon| 37 wk Contract

Blue Chip automotive company require a TVM Engineer on a 37 week contract: to coordinate cross functional teams identifying and developing the delivery of material cost reductions while ensuring they are fully integrated across all areas of business.

Main Duties to include:
* Leading the development of engineering and purchasing actions with suppliers to reduce the cost of components and assembly.
* Liaising with plant logistics and manufacturing to ensure TVM actions are promptly timed and implemented with minimal effect on production.
* Support and coordinate the delivery of strategy planning to meet the agreed annual refresh schedule. This requires skill for managing complex diaries, tight deadlines and relationship building with key contacts across all levels within the business.

Successful candidates will need:
* Proven project management skills including the support for product development and purchasing projects, project management of teams for improving the value and cost for a wide range of commodities.
* To be able to use own initiative to find solutions to follow through and complete delivery of the project.
* Practical experience of delivering Value Analysis or Value Engineering tool sets.
* Experience leading events to facilitate design and non design idea generation of specific commodity cost analysis.
* A Full Driving Licence is essential as although this role is based in Gaydon it will also require travel to other sites across the midlands.

For further details please contact Ellen Harris at Sarah Harvey Limited, 37 Chandos Street, Leamington Spa CV32 4RL or send your details to ellen at sarahharvey com