Cost Engineering Manager (watch & jewelry)

Location Hong Kong, Central and Western District
Job-type Full Time
Salary Negotiable
Contact Angela Tsui
Email email Angela
Reference 88221_1629106584

Cost Engineering Manager (watch & jewelry)

My client is a US watch, jewelry & fashion accessories retailer, who is looking for a Cost Engineering Manager to mainly look after watch category.

Duties:

  • Consolidate product cost data, perform cost analysis, identify cost opportunity. Communicate to internal and external stakeholders in effort to drive continuous cost improvement.
  • Understand suppliers, manufacturing processes and materials of products and key components. Analyse the cost structures, cost drivers and identify reasonable costs.
  • Provide and promote cost data, information and analysis to stakeholders of Asia Value Chain to support their decision making
  • Support to drive cost transparency and mind set change within our company and with our supply base.
  • Monitor suppliers cost trend, drive cost consistency and competitiveness from suppliers.
  • Support all types of cost management programs, that includes Requotation program, Double quotes, Negotiation, Value Engineering & Benchmarking. Ensure in depth understanding of different cost drivers (e.g. Supplier, material, construction, OH & margin, volume, market trend etc. etc.). Makes recommendation to improve cost competitiveness from supply base.
  • Support in integrating cost engineering process into business process and optimizing the cross functional cooperation related to cost engineering.
  • Lead Cost Engineering process to support the PD and Sourcing teams in achieving the cost effectiveness.
  • Monitor the market situation related to cost and estimate the impact to our product and share the information to relevant parties.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business Management/ Mechanical / Electronics/ Industrial Engineering or related discipline
  • Minimum 5 years' experience in costing
  • Individual contributor
  • Good command of English
  • Watch, jewelry background is preferred (not a must)

Please send your CV to Angela Tsui from ConnectedGroup (Angela.Tsui@connectedgroup.com) for more details. Email address could be found on LinkedIn.

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