tdc coordinator in gaydon

05 September 2018
april payne, randstad cpe
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gaydon, west midlands
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Randstad Engineering are currently looking for a TDC Coordinator to work for their client based in Gaydon, West Midlands.

The TDC Coordinator will be required to assist with identifying and implementing engineering and commercial cost reduction opportunities.

The aim is to coordinate activities that will help achieve the yearly Total Delivered Cost target.

Key Responsibilities & Tasks:

* Project management of multiple engineering initiatives, with the specific aim of reducing the cost of the bought out component/assembly.
* Assist with communication of Total Delivered Cost initiatives to the wider business
* Coordinate Total Delivered Cost ideas from creation to implementation
* Evaluate all ideas entered into the Total Delivered Cost IT system
* Collation of information from Total Delivered Cost champions, and assist with the creation of business cases and presentations for all potential cost saving solutions.
* Escalate any issues to Manager Level as soon as possible to ensure rapid resolution and progression.
* Develop, manage and present detailed timing plans to agreed deadlines.
* Maintain effective internal & external communication with other departments & suppliers
* Represent the department at periodic presentations to Directors, Chief Engineers and senior managers.
* Opportunities to run a TDC project.

Qualifications & Experience:

* Ability to transfer knowledge and experience to a new challenge is essential.
* Passionate about continuous improvement, especially in the context of cost reduction and personal development.
* The role requires someone with project management and some commercial experience, ideally with some negotiating experience.
* General knowledge of vehicle/component design and manufacture
* Experience of cost reduction initiatives, tools and techniques desirable.

If this role is of interest to yourself, and matches your skills sets and experience then please click apply below to submit your CV. Please ensure your up to date contact details are on your CV before applying.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


Cost reduction

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automotive engineering