Connection System Costing & Pricing Manager

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Country: United Kingdom (GB) 
City: Basildon
Worksite / Location: Basildon 

Job Function: Sales 
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Yazaki Corporation, a family-owned company, was founded in 1929 as the first Japanese manufacturer of automobile wiring harness systems. Within the automotive business our product range includes wiring harness systems, plug connection systems and electronic systems. More than 284,000 committed and highly motivated employees in 478 locations in 45 countries make us one of the most successful international automotive suppliers. To strengthen our team, we are looking for a Connection System Costing & Pricing Manager. 


Your responsibilities:


•Implement / Improve product cost & price calculation methodology, processes, calculation toolset for connection system group

•Preform product cost estimation in early RFQ phase and calculate product Cost & Price through lifetime of the product

•Track & Report project KPIs: Sales turnover, margin, profitability

•Support in selecting subcontractors or vendors

• Promotion and control of Price Quality in connection system group

•Establish & maintain close collaboration with Engineering, Purchasing, Production, BU Sales, PM & Controlling

•Provide excellent service to our internal & external customers

•Implement new calculation system in Connection group for all product type

•Work on calculation automation and reporting setup

•Ensure accurate component data management that is required for the tools

•Setup C&P team for connection system

•Responsibility for the preparation and maintenance of Department Documentation

•Control of overtime rates, hours, compensation, absenteeism and holidays

•Monitors and assures accomplishment of process KPI's according to pre-defined requirements

•Responsibility for compliance with the legal regulations and internal acts of the Department

•Guide team in resolving complex issues in connection system specialized area


Your profile


•Diploma for Technical, Management or Commercial studies

•7-10 years of experience in similar area

•Professional Experience : Costing & Pricing full process, Cross-functional activities, Components and CAD/EDS activities

• English -  Professional level

•Microsoft  Office – Advance- Especially in Excel, Power point and Outlook

•Leadership Competencies: instill trust, provide direction and delegate

•Pro-active business behavior

•Goals and results orientation

•Optimism: Exude confidence (Look on the bright side)


•Innovative thinking

At Yazaki, we are committed to providing equal employment opportunities for everyone regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, national origin, disability or other legally protected status or characteristic. Equal opportunity extends to all aspects of the employment relationship. 


We are looking forward to receiving your application and getting to know you. Please apply by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. We wish you all the success in your application! 


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