Cost Engineering Expert (EMEA region) Location: Cracow/ hybrid or home office Ref. PL22-R702-S07

Cost Engineering Expert (EMEA region) Location: Cracow/ hybrid or home office Ref.  PL22-R702-S07 | Big Fish Sp. z o.o.

Cost Engineering Expert (EMEA region) Location: Cracow/ hybrid or home office Ref. PL22-R702-S07

Job location:
Cracow/ hybrid or home office


Cost Engineering Expert (EMEA region) Location: Cracow/ hybrid or home office Ref.  PL22-R702-S07


Our Client is a is a global leader in industrial trucks, warehouse technology, related services and supply chain solutions. They are operating across more than 100 countries and employ around 40,000 employees.

They are relatively new central procurement organization that was set up in Poland last year. Out of their office in Cracow they will support internal stakeholders in EMEA region.

The positions report to the Head of Part Cost Calculation and.

  • The purpose of the role. 
  • Cost analysis and cost optimization during development and entire life cycle
  • Collaboration with purchasing and R&D for all EMEA plants and projects

Key Responsibilities & Tasks:

  • conduct detailed product cost calculations for piece parts and components of industrial trucks from early development to SOP
  • analysis of offers and cost breakdowns from suppliers, as well as suggesting optimization measures
  • support global sourcing department and site procurement in awarding and price negotiation process
  • technical discussions with potential suppliers for new projects, design change and relocation
  • advice designers on manufacturing technology for in-house and purchased parts in all phases of the development process
  • development of manufacturing concepts (calculation models) taking into account suitable machines, devices and tools
  • development of cycle time calculators for various manufacturing technologies



  • bachelor or master in engineering or equivalent university degree  
  • relevant experience (3+years) in industrial engineering, vehicle manufacturing or supply industry.
  • detailed knowledge in sheet metal & welding or electrics & electronics manufacturing
  • additional know-how in plastics fabrication, machining, casting and forging are welcome
  • deep insight into shop floor conventions potentially shop floor management
  • beneficial are economic skills and experience in overhead calculation
  • fluent English is mandatory (French, Italian or German is a plus)


Why  apply?  

A very interesting position for experienced cost engineer to join the newly set up strategic regional procurement department.

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