Costing Engineer in Jiaxing

at Spin Master Careers

Date Posted: 4/3/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Title:           Costing Engineer

Reporting to:     Tammy Wong

Location:            Dongguan,China

 

About Spin Master Corp.

 

Spin Master (TSX:TOY) is a leading global children’s entertainment company that creates, designs, manufactures and markets a diversified portfolio of innovative toys, games, products and entertainment properties. Spin Master is best known for award-winning brands including Bakugan, Air Hogs®, Spin Master Games™ and the 2015 Toy of the Year, Zoomer™ Dino. Since 2005, Spin Master has received 58 TIA Toy of The Year (TOTY) nominations with 14 wins across a variety of product categories. Spin Master has been recognized with 11 TOTY nominations for Innovative Toy of the Year, more than any of its competitors. Spin Master is among a limited number of companies that not only develop and produce global entertainment properties, characters and content, but also monetize that content through the creation, sale and licensing of products. To date, Spin Master has produced five television series, including 2007 hit series Bakugan Battle Brawlers™ and its current hit PAW Patrol, which is broadcast in over 160 countries and territories globally. Spin Master employs over 950 people globally with offices in Canada, United States, France, Italy, United Kingdom, Slovakia, Germany, Holland, Mexico, China, Hong Kong and Japan.

Job Responsibilities:

  • To work with internal and external parties as a team in order to achieve identified target costs for new products;
  • To prepare internal product quotes based on prelim function description and sketches for new development projects as well as existing products; Sourcing materials, components and new suppliers for new projects as required;
  • Setting up and maintaining Spin Master's Costing data base and Material Master component lists;
  • Liaise with vendors and suppliers on the product costs;
  • To perform special assignments as requested by department manager.

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • Diploma or above in ME/PIE/EE or equivalent;
  • 3-5 years solid costing experience in toy manufacturing industry, sound knowledge and costing experience in the related field. Fabric experience definitely is an advantage;
  • Dynamic in material sourcing & merchandising;
  • Strong analytical skills, self-motivated & initiative, able to work independently;
  • Displays effective communication skills with all levels of employees, suppliers and management;
  • Good command of spoken & written English & Chinese,
  • Candidates with more experience will be considered as Senior Costing Engineer