Junior Cost Estimation Engineer (f/m) in Solihull at ZF

Date Posted: 9/4/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are looking for a new colleague in our Finance department in Solihull.

Your tasks as Junior Cost Estimation Engineer (f/m):

  • Providing financial data for the European Steering team to improve and control product profitability across a range of steering products
  • Support with developing business cases to customer specifications with inputs from sales, purchasing, manufacturing and engineering, proposing selling prices to the end customer and identifying ZF’s exposure for capital investment and the overall programme profitability
  • Working with other team members to develop effective procedures, documentation and processes for delivering quotations on a timely basis
  • Supporting controlling bills of materials, capital expenditure, tooling, launch costs, and pricing to ensure that the financial metrics are achieved for newly awarded business
  • Act as interface between central profitability management and the plants

Your profile as Junior Cost Estimation Engineer (f/m):

  • Successfully completed degree in Finance or Industrial Engineering or equivalent qualification
  • Initial experience of manufacturing and / or cost accounting
  • Financial background with an interest or experience in product design and manufacturing processes or engineering background with an interest and initial experience in financial analysis
  • Computer literate, particularly with experience in Excel
  • Excellent English communication, interpersonal and problem-solving skills

Are you interested?

Please apply online at http://www.zf.com/career and include complete and expressive application papers (cover letter, cv and certificates). Please make sure that all your documents are compiled (PDF, max. 3 MB) when uploading.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Micaela Wiencke via phone: +49 (0)211 584 157.


Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

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