Cost Estimator

Autoliv   •  

Auburn Hills, MI

Industry: Automotive.


5 - 7 years

Posted 237 days ago

This job is no longer available.

What we offer?
For more than 60 years Autoliv has focused on saving lives and is the worldwide leader in automotive safety systems. Autoliv’s products save 30,000 lives and prevent 10 times as many injuries each year and every day our team members strive to find new ways to make real-life automotive travel safer.
Autoliv Passive Safety develops and manufactures leading edge products protecting passengers in the event of an accident. Drawing on the strength of our teams and collaborative culture we drive enhancements in our market-leading quality and efficiency. Our people are key to our success and we are dedicated to their professional development and growth.

What you'll do?

  • Provide estimated tooling and component costs for New business opportunities;

  • Identifying and quantifying cost factors, such as time, materials, expenses, tooling etc.

  • Visit supply base to understand and improve our cost models

  • Responsible for identifying and analyzing cost factors related to purchased components (i.e. Stamping, etc.)

  • Reading blueprints and technical documents

  • Evaluating the profitability and viability of safety system components

  • Recommending cost-cutting methods to increase profitability

  • Using computer software to prepare estimates and supporting documentation

  • Participate in proposal preparation for New business opportunities, sourcing and change management activities

  • Communicate with Buyers, other departments, engineers and project managers to resolve issues

What you'll bring

A 4-yeardegree in Engineering, Supply Chain Management, Finance or Business Administration with 5-10 years relevant experience is required.

  • Previous Cost Estimator experience is preferred.
  • Willingness to travel 10-20%.
  • Willingness to work off hours when necessary to support global proje