Technical / Risk


Value engineering expert

New 16 January Kanton Zürich, Zurich Perm

About our client:

Are you interested in joining an established multinational company with strong global presence, a market leader in manufacturing of automated machines for application across various industries?

Would you like to work on a Group Level as a Value Engineering Subject Matter Expert and build up an internal team of value engineering experts in order to work on a long-term cost reduction program? Swisslinx AG is currently seeking for highly skilled professional to join their reputed client.

Your mission:

• Develop and implement Value Engineering (VE) processes and procedures on a group level, across various divisions worldwide
• Work closely with GMs and Unit Heads on implementation of Value Engineering processes at each unit, offer coaching for VE related projects
• Cooperate with Supply Chain Engineering and Procurement Functions to continuously improve cost reduction via VE processes
• Build up and develop an internal team of VE experts, run VE trainings globally
• Ensure successful integration of suppliers, track and report on VE achievements

Your profile:

• Master Degree in Engineering, additional education in Business Administration is a big plus
• 5-10 years of experience in Value Engineering, design for manufacturability and standardization gained at a multinational company
• Experience with Lean Management
• Strong communication skills, solution-oriented professional with ability to present and promote own ideas to the top management
• Fluency in English; fluency in German and / or Chinese is a big plus

What’s on offer:

Our client is one of the market leaders in their field with strong presence globally. The company follow meritocracy and has a very low turnover. They offer numerous opportunities for growth and career progression within the company.

For this role, we are looking for a professional to lead implementation of Value Engineering program over the course of 3-5 years with an opportunity to take on a senior / managerial role at an organization upon successful completion of the project.

If you are interested to be considered for the role, please share your resume with us! We are open to receive applications from locally based candidates as well as from candidates outside of Switzerland. We look forward to hear from you!