Specialist-Cost Engineering

Recruiter
Location
Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Salary
Competitive
Posted
12 Jul 2016
Closes
05 Jan 2017
Ref
1600013Q_9
Sector
Renewables
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Power your life!
Vestas offers you challenging career opportunities within a global organization. As the world's leading supplier of wind power solutions.

Production Business Unit
PEX Global Service Center

This role is a part of Global Services to work as Should Cost Engineer supporting different Business Units across Vestas facilities Worldwide.

Responsibilities:
  • The Cost Engineer's main responsibility is to support Global sourcing team with Cost modelling of various Wind turbine components and provide necessary inputs on Raw material, Manufacturing Process, Machinery, labor Cost, Overheads and other Cost drivers to support supplier negotiations.
  • To provide VA/VE inputs and ideas to sell solutions to increase process efficiency at reduced costs and to provide Engineering inputs for New Product development projects
  • To update and maintain the Data base for International RM price, Labor Cost, Machinery etc
Qualifications:
  • Degree in Engineering, preferably Mechanical / Production/ Electrical Engineering with as MBA preferable
  • At least 10 to 12 year experience in Cost Engineering and Sourcing.
Competencies:
  • Strong Technical skills with Manufacturing Knowledge
  • Strong Negotiation skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good Presentation skills on techno commercial matters to Management and Stake holders
  • Fluent in English (Oral & Written)
  • Proficient in MS Office
  • Working Knowledge on ERP (Infor XA / SAP)
  • Must have the drive and enthusiasm to work to tight deadlines
  • Be able to work across time zones and work with globally diverse cultures
What we offer:
We offer a job in a global organization with excellent opportunities for cross cultural and personal development. Emphasis is places on the balance between meeting demanding deadlines and developing high quality innovative solutions to the business.

You will be joining a team working at a high professional level in a high level of commitment

Additional information:
Primary work location is Chennai.
Please contact Sanchita Pandeyat 044-2450 5470 for more details

WIND. IT MEANS THE WORLD TO US.
By joining Vestas, you join the only global energy company dedicated 100% to wind energy. Together with our customers, we have installed more than 51.000 turbines in over 70 countries, and we remain committed to increase that number via our superior, cost-effective wind technologies, products and services.

Since Vestas was founded in 1979, Vestas has achieved a market-leading position with more than 60 GW of installed wind turbines or around 19% of total global capacity.

Every day, everyone at Vestas works to make Vestas the undisputed global wind leader and the world's energy mix more sustainable - join us, and be part of ensuring a sustainable future for our planet.