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Electrical Total Delivered Cost Champion
Are you looking for your next role within Automotive? Well, a new exiciting opportunity for an Electrical Total Delivered Cost Champion has become available at a leading Automotive company in the West Midlands
The purpose of this role is to coordinate the evaluation, validation and implementation of cost saving ideas within their function / PMT.
Key Responsibilities & Tasks
- Contribute to the generation of TDC ideas by supporting the planning and delivery of Idea Generation events.
- Oversee Idea Owners in his / her function, ensure ideas move from initiation (IL1) to full implementation (IL5) as effectively & quickly as possible, leveraging support from colleagues in his / her function, and from other TDC Champions;
- Allocate / request appropriate resource to ensure priority TDC ideas are implemented and savings are maximized;
- For new ideas:
- ensure an Idea Owner is allocated, an Idea A3 Sheet is completed and evaluated, and the idea is entered into WAVE.
- ensure an Idea's potential savings impact, investment and required resources are understood;
- In WAVE, an implementation plan and Milestones exists
Qualifications & Experience
- Experience in a commodity delivery or project management role.
- Experience in the automotive industry.
- Must possess an engineering mind-set and logical approach to problem solving.
- Proactive approach to resolving issues.
- Must be able to work under their own initiative with minimum supervision to deliver objectives.
- Should have a good understanding of engineering process and a working knowledge of industry.
- A successful candidate must hit the ground running within a well-established team under significant daily pressure of work. The candidate must show strong character attributes as well as the necessary knowledge and experience above.
- Must be proficient in the use of the Microsoft Office toolset.
- Should have good presentation skills.
- Ability to develop recovery plans where necessary.
- Must be able to manage large workloads in a high pressure environment and prioritise accordingly.
- Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- Should have direct experience of working with the relevant products.
- Engineering degree 2:1 or higher, or alternatively an equivalent qualification.
- Communicate status in his / her function on a weekly basis
If this is of interest to you, please get in touch to find out more information.
You can not apply for this job as its status is Closed.
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