Cost Estimate Analyst

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00017379
Date Posted:Feb 8
Category:1 - Accounting & Finance
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Our client, a global manufacturing company, seeks a strong candidate for the position of SR COST ANALYST. This position is responsible for the coordination and completion of all cost estimating and financial evaluation activities. The Analyst will interact with core team members to ensure that all milestones are being completed in order to provide our customer(s) with accurate and timely quotes that meet company hurdle rates relating to financial results.


  • Coordinate the costing of quotations with plants in accordance with established guidelines and managing the status of all new opportunities and engineering changes.
  • Create and coordinate the financial models to evaluate profitability of quotations for new business to ensure returns meet corporate targets.
  • Understand current manufacturing operations and standard costing rates used in quotations including knowledge of capabilities and capacity at each location.
  • Support Plants to develop cost assumptions for new products and business.
  • Have a full understanding and ability to create customer quotations, cost breakdowns, financial models, and other required forms.
  • Work with sales team to identify and outline quote parameters for new customer RFQ’s.
  • Participate in financial and quote review meetings.
  • Lead the development / implementation of a sales and capital database.


  • Bachelor’s Degree with major in accounting, finance, engineering or other relevant field.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience related to costing, financial modeling and analysis.
  • Experience with metal stamping preferred.
  • Experienced in standard costing procedures and requirements.
  • Knowledge of financial principles, and ability to interpret financial models.
  • Strong MS Office skills; Word, Excel and Access

If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to apply to this job and email your resume to

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