Cost Engineer Thu Feb 13 00:00:00 CST 2020 Pawtucket, RI 631155100 20621 Global Development 1 Employee <p><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-family:Times New Roman"><span style="font-size:medium">At Hasbro, we are looking for people who want to explore, experiment, innovate and create. We&rsquo;re changing the face of play and entertainment and looking for dreamers, doers, thinkers and creators to come up with the best ideas. Our culture of Community, Passion, Integrity and Creativity has inspired our diverse team of highly skilled, highly creative and highly committed individuals for 90+ years and we believe the best is yet to come.</span></span></span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span lang="EN"><span style="color:#6c696a">A day in the life as a Cost Engineer</span></span></span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span lang="EN"><span style="color:#6c696a">You will be part of the future design and development of Hasbro brands. This position will focus on plastics, mechanics and electronics cost estimating of these lines, as well as having cost management responsibilities for their basic toy product lines.</span></span></span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span lang="EN"><span style="color:#6c696a">In this position you will be responsible for maintaining the overall product and tooling costs of the product line to help the development teams meet and exceed financial goals. Utilizing your communication and problem solving skills, mechanical engineering and industrial engineering experience, Microsoft Office skills, and soft goods/textile knowledge, you will function as the cost lead from initial concept throughout the product lifecycle.</span></span></span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span lang="EN"><span style="color:#6c696a">You will partner with Project Engineers and other development partners to generate early product cost estimates. You will also evaluate quotes received from manufacturing vendors to assess their accuracy and see opportunities for further cost reductions and efficiencies.</span></span></span></span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span lang="EN"><span style="color:#6c696a">What you&rsquo;ll Bring</span></span></span></span></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span lang="EN">B.S. in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering or B.S. in Accounting (with manufacturing)</span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span lang="EN">3-5 years of experience, preferably at a manufacturing or CPG organization </span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span lang="EN">Soft goods or apparel experience a plus!</span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span lang="EN">Knowledge of engineering-related disciplines</span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span lang="EN">Ability to collaborate with and influence multi-functional teams in the U.S. and globally</span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span lang="EN">Knowledge of manufacturing techniques, assembly methods and cost analysis</span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span lang="EN">Ability to build &lsquo;Should Cost&rsquo; analysis for new product concepts upon receipt of design and engineering specifications</span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span lang="EN">Ability to review manufacturing vendor quotations to ensure accuracy and identify all product cost savings opportunities</span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Hasbro is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. We are committed to making all employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, or any other legally protected status.</p>

Cost Engineer

At Hasbro, we are looking for people who want to explore, experiment, innovate and create. We’re changing the face of play and entertainment and looking for dreamers, doers, thinkers and creators to come up with the best ideas. Our culture of Community, Passion, Integrity and Creativity has inspired our diverse team of highly skilled, highly creative and highly committed individuals for 90+ years and we believe the best is yet to come.

 

A day in the life as a Cost Engineer

You will be part of the future design and development of Hasbro brands. This position will focus on plastics, mechanics and electronics cost estimating of these lines, as well as having cost management responsibilities for their basic toy product lines.

In this position you will be responsible for maintaining the overall product and tooling costs of the product line to help the development teams meet and exceed financial goals. Utilizing your communication and problem solving skills, mechanical engineering and industrial engineering experience, Microsoft Office skills, and soft goods/textile knowledge, you will function as the cost lead from initial concept throughout the product lifecycle.

You will partner with Project Engineers and other development partners to generate early product cost estimates. You will also evaluate quotes received from manufacturing vendors to assess their accuracy and see opportunities for further cost reductions and efficiencies.

 

What you’ll Bring

  • B.S. in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering or B.S. in Accounting (with manufacturing)
  • 3-5 years of experience, preferably at a manufacturing or CPG organization
  • Soft goods or apparel experience a plus!
  • Knowledge of engineering-related disciplines
  • Ability to collaborate with and influence multi-functional teams in the U.S. and globally
  • Knowledge of manufacturing techniques, assembly methods and cost analysis
  • Ability to build ‘Should Cost’ analysis for new product concepts upon receipt of design and engineering specifications
  • Ability to review manufacturing vendor quotations to ensure accuracy and identify all product cost savings opportunities

 

Hasbro is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. We are committed to making all employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, or any other legally protected status.


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Date: Feb 13, 2020