Cost Estimator

Company Name:
Dana Corporation
Cost Estimator
Job ID #: 10149
Location: Maumee OH USA - Maumee, OH, US - 3939 Technolo - 1019
Profession: Finance and Accounting
Employment Type: Full-Time Regular
Education Required: Bachelors Degree
Relocation Provided: None
Experience Required: 5 - 7 Years
Description / Requirements
Description / Requirements
This position is responsible for providing accurate, timely, and relevant cost details to support customer quotations. The position resides within the LVD Finance organization, reports to the Cost and Quotation Sr. Manager.
This person will be working with a cross-functional organization including Engineering, Sales, Finance, Program Management, Purchasing, and Operations with respect to quotation development. Position responsibility includes cost recap development for new programs and engineering changes in support of the customer quotation process for propshaft and or axle assemblies. Position consolidates, analyzes, and verifies accuracy of all cost data including variable and fixed costs, capital, and startup expenses. Provides explanation of cost changes to support management approval, and quotes to customer. Position may also require ad hoc analysis and work with global counterparts to provide support in global quote development.
The position will interact with all levels of the organization and is expected to build effective relationships with internal departments, product groups & functions in an environment of continuous improvement and process standardization. Limited domestic travel may be required.
Job Specifications:
Strong ability to work in a cross functional environment
Bachelor s Degree in accounting, finance, business, engineering or related area
Must have 5-7 years of professional experience with demonstrated understanding and experience with cost estimating or engineering
Superior analytical and problem solving skills with a demonstrated ability to build complex financial models and make recommendations to management
Strong attention to detail and ability to work with high degree of accuracy
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills to work with people at all levels within and outside Dana in a professional manner
Proven problem-solving skills and the ability to handle multiple projects and deadlines
Uncompromising judgment towards confidentiality and business ethics
Demonstrated proficiency using advanced functions in Microsoft Excel, Hyperion a plus
Ability to work in a team environment
Self-starter and able to work with minimal supervision
Must be able to work extra hours when necessary
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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