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ZF is a global technology company supplying systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility.

ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains of Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies a wide range of vehicle types. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions, protecting the climate and enhancing safe mobility.

Expert Cost Engineering Investments

Country/Region:  PL

Częstochowa, WP, PL, 42-200

Req ID 46354 Częstochowa, Poland

Your Tasks:


•  Coordinate and conduct worldwide projects for cost optimization of machines, assembly lines and special manufacturing equipment (SME) in collaboration with internal stakeholders (e.g. manufacturing and assembly planning, non-production material purchasing, divisions and sales);
•  Identify measures for invest cost optimization by improving part and invest specifications (e.g. design for manufacturing); Support interface partners in measure implementation;
•  Independently analyze cost structures and negotiate them with suppliers and customers (e.g. in collaboration with non-production material purchasing);
•  Develop standards and methods for cost, price and CO2e emission analysis for machines, assembly lines and SME; Ramp-up a systematic knowledge management in collaboration with interface partners.


Your Profile:


•  Degree in Engineering or Business Administration or comparable education; Work experience ideally in planning, sourcing or cost analysis of machines, assembly lines and SME;
•  In-depth knowledge on cost structures for machinery and plant engineering is a plus;
•  Analytical skills; solution-oriented, diligent, and independent work ethic;
•  Ability to work in teams, good communication skills and assertiveness in  international environment incl. willingness to travel;
•  Fluent English language skills.


We offer: 


•  Working in an international, dynamic environment with various stakeholders involved;
•  Attractive career growth possibilities (international contracts, trainings and exciting professional challenges);
•  Business trips (hopefully after the pandemic) all over Europe;
•  Medical care and My Benefit system;
•  Flexible working hours and home office (a hybrid model after the pandemic).


Be part of our ZF team as Expert Cost Engineering Investments and apply now!


Aleksandra Sobczyk

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