Adidas Indonesia Jobs: Costing Specialist | Assistant PCT Manager

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Costing Specialist FW - Jakarta

Purpose

  • Negotiating product cost in support of brand product margins requirements.

Key Responsibilities

  • Execute standard costing processes of defined product ranges or brands such as completing and verifying cost break down sheets and any related information (multiple rounds), tooling amortization tracking and settlement, Minimum Order Quantity Tracking for Materials etc. (50%)
  • Lead the product specific negotiation with T1 / T2 suppliers for process cost such as HF, Heat Emboss, Welting, Embroidery, Printing, Painting, yield interlocking, loss allowance etc. (20%)
  • Support the (Assistant) Costing Manager in collecting relevant data / information for selected products / ranges or categories for projects as well as participating as project member in projects. (10%)
  • Maintain and update the product development creation systems as well as costing relevant systems according to product development calendars. (10%)
  • Coaches and trains costing staff and factory costing (if needed) in all aspects of costing procedures and processes. (5%)
  • Responsible for Ledger Claim verification for defined range of products for e.g. order cancellations, dropped models, tooling settlements, development surcharges, etc. (5%)
  • Collaborate closely with Development, Materials and other key functions within the LO and respective factories to ensure that products are developed to cost targets.

Key Relationships

  • Ensures business relationships between adidas and the assigned factory(ies) and suppliers are maintained at the highest level of trust and integrity.
  • Internal customer: HQ both brands adidas and Reebok costing and product teams. LO operation teams and other departments. Ensure collaborative partnerships are maintained at highest level to achieve adidas’s overall objective. 

Knowledge Skills and Abilities

  • Strong price negotiation skills.
  • Good sense of integrity.
  • Some technical experience and knowledge of product construction and manufacturing methods (product development or costing experience).
  • IT-skills (e-mail, MS Office, Excel, Access a benefit).
  • Good verbal and written communication skills in a global business setting. 

Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications

  • University / Diploma or degree from educational entity focusing on economics / engineering
  • Two years of relevant working experience
  • Experience in Footwear or Apparel industry is a plus

Assistant PCT Manager - FW - Jakarta

Purpose

  • Assisting PCT manager in the seasonal virtualization workload in all Indonesia T1 locations in scope of VR.
  • Create virtual materials to support the VR business requirements and administer the seasonal virtual material database. Additionally, manage and coordinate the seasonal virtualization workload in the assigned adidas T1 locations
  • Assisting the PCT Manager in adidas tooling management throughout all designated Operation Centers with focus on lead time and quality
  • Supervising the implementation of adidas innovation technologies, efficiency improvement projects under direction of the PCT Manager 

Key Responsibilities

Virtual Scope Execution

  • Support & ensure T1 seasonal scope execution in terms of quality and time.
  • Ensure on time execution of seasonal scope in defined quality level.
  • Coordinate virtual sample creation process with relevant parties involved to ensure all teams can work efficiently, understand virtual quality standard and manage virtual sample data.
  • Administer all relevant data in Virtual and Digital Creation IT systems. 

Virtual Material Execution

  • Create and manage virtual materials based on seasonal business scope requirement under guidance from Manager PCT
  • Work proactively and closely with headquarter material creation team, adidas T1 virtualization team identifying requirements that support and improve the Virtualization process and virtual product quality.
  • Manage digital material-related tasks with cross-functional creation teams under guidance from Manager PCT
  • Administer the carry out of initial digital material technical trainings for material teams, factories and other parties involved in the material creation process to ensure all teams can work efficiently with material databases.
  • Communicate and coordinate all necessary information in relates PDM released material and virtual material library to respective teams.

Product Creation Technologies

  • Support managing Tooling basic performance and CAD software to T1 and Mold shops 

Tooling Management

  • Support the improvement of all adidas mold suppliers in terms of business sustainability, technological capability, data security and reliability 

Key Relationships

  • Maintain collaborative partnerships with internal partners (PCT, HQ, management, LO and OC functions) and external partners (T1s, moldshops) 

Knowledge Skills and Abilities

  • Strong technical knowledge of CAD and design software
  • Adobe Photoshop skills, MS office skills and basic database understanding
  • Willingness and passion to work with high-end visualization software
  • Ability to work independently
  • Verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Basic background of footwear product construction of advantage 

Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications

  • University or College degree
  • Computer literacy
  • At least 3 years experience in CAD and design software
  • At least 1 years experience in computer imagery
Those who are interested please apply to links below.