QUOTATIONS MANAGER (COSTING) (M/F/D)

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Elastomer Solutions is a leading provider of rubber, thermoplastic and rubber-to-plastic (2K) components for the automotive industry. Having a strong international footprint with a Full Service Development Center in Germany and today four manufacturing plants in Portugal, Slovakia, Morocco and Mexico, it is Elastomer Solutions objective to be close to our main customers and to be part of their success. This objective it’s only reachable with talented people like you!

 

YOUR MISSION

Reporting directly to the board, you will lead segment quotations team in order to ensure accurate costing of new products, influencing commercial and technical approach to customers. This position will also be responsible for periodically revisions on products calculation inputs in cooperation with internal interested parties.

 

YOUR MAIN ROLE WITH US

  • Coordinate the costing and pricing process of new products;
  • Ensure the entry data of the RFQ´s follows the minimum acceptable conditions/requirements and propose corrective actions on the needed scenarios;
  • Follow costing and pricing process from A to Z: open processes; coordinate feasibility analysis in cooperation with technical teams; coordinate the definition of tools layout; initial tools benchmark and additional equipment essential to productive process; ensure that elements from the cost breakdown are realistic identified and defined;
  • Identify opportunities of margin improvement trough technologies, equipment or innovative approaches;
  • Continuously improve the quotations and cost guidelines standards;
  • Periodically compare/control the production costs with the quoted costs;
  • Ensure the support databases of the RFQ system are updated on a timely manner and the data is accurate;
  • Influence the design of self-developed pieces, with DFM (design for manufacturing principles);

 

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

  • University degree in Engineering/Industrial Management, Mechanics or similar;
  • At least 5 years experience on a similar role on manufacturing sector;
  • Excellent domain of MS Office tools;
  • English advanced speaker (mandatory); Other languages will be valuated;
  • Good knowledge of financial language/main business indicators;
  • Goal oriented individual with strong analytical and interpersonal skills;
  • Managerial supervision experience preferred;
  • Availability for occasional travelling between ESG sites;

 

WHAT WE HAVE TO OFFER

  • Attractive conditions of employment
  • International and cross-cultural growth opportunities
  • Private health and life insurance
  • Yearly performance-based bonus
  • Hybrid work policy

 

PROCESS NOTES

  • Please note that only applications submitted in English will be considered.
  • In case you are selected for this role, further documentation will be requested to support your hiring process