Global Value Engineering Lead 100% (f/m/d)

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

As part of Global Supply Chain Management, Global Procurement is responsible for standardizing electronic and electromechanical product groups at the regional or global level. Strategic department and supplier management as well as concurrent and value engineering will further optimize costs and time to market. To supplement the Team, we are looking for a Global Value Engineering Lead 100% (f/m/d).

In this role, your responsibilities would include: 
  • You will create concepts and implement Value Engineering (VE) processes, roles and responsibilities within the company and represent VE as process owner within the PLM community
  • You will support different Units to implement and run VE in a sustainable way and coach them  in VE related projects
  • Additionally you will cooperate closely with Supply Chain Engineers, Module Engineers and Category Managers to find and analyze continuously potentials for cost reduction through value engineering, design for manufacturability and standardization in the categories
  • Furthermore, you will build, manage and run VE expert circle with the Unit experts but also track and report VE achievements on Group Level
  • You will drive and ensure supplier integration but also organize and ensure VE trainings globally
  • Last but not least you will continuously improve the VE-concept and drive and ensure supplier integration projects

What You Need to Succeed

Following requirements are necessary for this role:
  • You have a bachelor or master degree in Engineering, additional education in BA would be a big asset
  • At least 5 years relevant work experience in Value Engineering, design for manufacturability and standardization, if possible gained in an international matrix driven company
  • Experienced in Lean Management like JIT, TPM, 5S (Kaizen)
  • You have strong analytical, conceptual and strategic competences and you are a strong negotiator and influencer with proven project management skills, able to deal with complex initiatives and to lead through persuasion with all levels and cultures
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English with proven record of successfully presenting to all levels of a global organization, German and or Chinese skills are a big plus
  • Open to travel up to 30%

Our Offer to You

We offer challenging, varied tasks in an innovative and international environment, highly qualified teams with good working environment and development opportunities.  

Have we raised your interest? Then we look forward to receiving your online application. If you have any question, please do not hesitate to contact us. Our e-mail address is: ta-ch@mt.com

About Mettler Toledo

METTLER TOLEDO is a leading global supplier of precision instruments and services. We are recognized as an innovation leader and our solutions are critical in key R&D, quality control, and manufacturing processes for customers in a wide range of industries including life sciences, food, and chemicals. We operate throughout the world with a culture shaped by innovation and international flair.

Equal Opportunity Employment

We promote equal opportunity worldwide and value diversity in our teams in terms of business background, area of expertise, gender and ethnicity. For more information on our commitment to Sustainability, Diversity and Equal Opportunity please visit us here.

For those who prioritize precision, Mettler Toledo is precisely where you belong.

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Referenznummer

8930

Arbeitsort

Zürich

Nänikon-Greifensee

Pensum

Vollzeit

Geschäftsniederlassung

Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Wilmington, Delaware Greifensee Branch

Im Langacher 44 8606 Greifensee Schweiz

ta-ch@mt.com