Emerald Automotive Design Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Zhejiang Geely Holding Group (Geely), specialise in the design, development and production of light-weight, low emission and long range advanced hybrid commercial vehicles. Headquartered in Coventry, with facilities in Essex, USA, Sweden and China, Emerald is expanding to undertake several whole vehicle design & development programmes. If you have the enthusiasm and drive to want to be part of the introduction of this new technology and have the necessary skills, we would love to hear from you. 

Job Specification

Role:  Engineer - Change Control

Basis:  Permanent (Grade 6E)/consultancy 6 months initial rolling contract

Start Date:  asap+

Reports to:  Product Data Manager

Rate: £30-35K plus benefits

Based: Coventry (with occasional travel to supplier locations as required)

  1. Role
    • Manage full and concise BOMs along with associated processes across multiple projects and sites, creating workflows, establishing priorities, best practice and KPI 
    • Reporting to the Product Data Manager within the PM team
    • Assisting in implementing and maintaining BOM derivitives such as Purchasing and Service BOMs from conception through to aftersales and ELV
    • Extracting and examination of BOM information to support business
  2. Responsibilities
    • Control and update of BOM content and attributes within PLM
    • Initiating BOMs within a spreadsheet format, ensuring part number and part description consistancy for pre-loading with the established PLM system
    • Implement, drive and maintain all BOMs in your charge to a satisfactory level within an Enovia PLM system
    • Organise external multi-site BOM meetings where necessary ensuring all interested parties (including suppliers) are appropriately represented
    • Coordinate all part number change activity throughout build phases
    • Respond to BOM queries raised by other areas, ensuring timely and accurate problem resolution
    • Maintain the integrity of the BOM release process and checklist to reflect the business needs.
    • Where necessary, acts as the point of contact for all internal and international BOM related queries
    • Monitors and progresses BOM related issues or concerns raised by business functions and supplier base
    • Ensure all BOM related attributes are fully addressed
    • Assuring the necessary BOM Part related Change approval has been fully addressed before providing final BOM Part authorization
  1. Deliverables
    • Maintain Process, Procedures, Metrics and status reports
    • Maintaining concurrent BOM status within the PLM system (adopting a spreadsheet method throughout interim phases
    • Reports and KPIs to senior management
  1. Skills
  • Experience in engaging with BOM, PLM and ERP applications
  • MS office literate including Excel (with some ability releated to understanding formulae, Macro’s etc.), Word and Powerpoint with charts and other functions
  • Experience with PLM structures and Change implementation
  • Must have a minimum of 3 years experience of Engineering change contro; in automotive NPI
  • Flexible and willing to accept challenging and sometimes diverse activities to maintain project deliverables