iRobot is in search of an Operations Cost Analyst. The Cost Analyst is responsible for managing Cost of Goods (COGS) from component through Finished Goods level working in collaboration with Engineering in developing the cost model at a module level leading up to a full Robot and our Far East costing team to assess and negotiate with the Contract Manufacturing organizations. This will include analysis at a component and system level with consideration for supply chain and in collaboration with the design engineering team. This position will lead and develop opportunities for improved cost visibility in the early phases of the product life cycle. The Cost analyst will be responsible for ensuring that the Engineering, Advanced Development and Business Unit groups are able to accurately design for Cost.
This is an exciting, dynamic role in which you will work across all the departments in iRobot and be looked to as an expert to assess design to cost efforts and recommend approaches to achieve cost targets.
An ideal candidate will have a technical and/or business degree, and experience in Operations cost and financial analysis. Strong business acumen is a must as you will be expected to establish a COGS roadmap that is in alignment with the Business goals.
Cost Management Functions
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iRobot is an Equal Opportunity Employer