Description Essential Scope of the Job : Costing Engineering Develop and responsible for maintaining data base for pre-determined times standards using GSD.
Work closely with Design / Product development / Merchandizing / PPE / PPQA team throughout the product development cycle.
Align with the manufacturing partners in the effort to achieve brand right products at profitable margins. Specific Duties and Responsibilities of the Job : Costing Engineer 1.
Build detailed costing data o FOB value o Bottom -up 2. Indicate costing improvement opportunities o FOB savings through operational engineering e.
g. Standard methods, engineering, machinery, etc. ... o Identify opportunity to reduce raw material consumption. o Identify opportunity to reduce component consumption.
o Review current allowances within raw material and challenge / agree. 3. Create historical database, for specific styles o Cost o SMV o YY, etc.
Support brands with costing negotiations o Detailed analysis o Improved process / methods to ensure work content reduction 7.
Visit Vendor base to ensure "Keep in touch" with actual processes o Planned seasonal visits 8. Visit vendor base to support costing negotiations o Review actual methods vs.
costed methods o Ensure vendor adopts correct method / process to achieve costed standard, costed efficiency. Building a series of matrix : 1.
Create matrix of operator wage payments by region / country. 2. Establish matrix current country benefits. 3. Establish, matrix for fabric / material costing analysis o Initially estimates built around a pre-
determined ratio structure o Estimate components, trims, etc. o Launch - deep dive costing. Qualifications Degree / Diploma in Industrial Engineering or equivalent with 5-
7 years of related experience Must have Manufacturing experience (Engineering) and garment Technical / construction Knowledge GSD Certification is a must Hands on experience in Gerber / Lectra / Cutting process will be an added advantage With good understanding on Lean Manufacturing Good negotiation skills and communication skills with all levels in Vendor base Good command of written and spoken English Flexibility in travel schedules