Costing Executive

Working witin the Sourcing & Costing Team, as Costing Executive your role will involve negotiation and pricing agreements with the supply base in support of the preparation, administration and summation of quotations and tenders for this lead provider of multi apparel.This opportunity offers hybrid working.Costing Executive – The Job DescriptionTo attend project meetings, negotiate with suppliers, liaise with Purchasing, Technical and Commercial teams to produce accurate Business Case costs in a timely manner.Identify the optimum supply routes, giving due consideration to capacities, lead-times and any technical particulars, and maintain relevant business systems.Contact manufacturers and stockists to obtain costs, and enter into price negotiations as requiredValidation of any supply base capacity and lead-time considerationsCompilation of style level garment costs and conduct comparisons in a timely mannerDeveloping and maintaining spreadsheets, formulas and database applications, to present costs in relevant formatsMaintenance of the central supplier cost databasePresentation of costing scenarios, given the requirements of the project brief, including alternative sourcing optionsAssist in the generation of the initial critical path, to manage delivery of fabric developments, garment samples and costs to the required timelineAttending relevant project meetings and updating the group on progressAwareness and understanding of importance of role in critical path and task management as part of a wider teamUnderstanding and managing assigned tasksUnderstanding industry ethical, compliance and quality standard requirements, where relevant, as part of the cost negotiation and supplier selectionCosting Executive – The Person SpecificationA high level of Textile based Product/Technical knowledge. Experience in detailed Supplier negotiationsStrong verbal and written communication skillsExperience in communicating effectively with an international supplier base particularly in the Far EastConfidence and ability to obtain appropriate information in a timely mannerA proven record in providing service excellence to internal customersProblem-solving skills and decision-making abilityExperience in costing product and building costs to a landed price including duty regimesA high competence of Microsoft Excel.Excellent organisational skills and time managementTo apply please forward CV and contact details to , quoting reference 12223AA. If the email address is not displayed in this advert, please contact People Marketing directly on 0115 922 3335 .We regret that due to the high amount of interest that we receive for each of our vacancies, if you do not hear from one of our consultants within 5 days then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for this role.Please continue to check our website for any other roles which may be of interest.

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ID:

613323

Date Posted:

Posted 1 month ago

Expiration Date:

23/06/2022

Location:

Castle Donington

Salary:

Competitive

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