Commercial Manager

  • Cosma Body Assembly Michigan
  • New Hudson, Lyon Charter Township, MI, USA
  • Aug 23, 2021
Full time Automotive Business Development Management Manufacturing

Job Description

The Commercial Manager is accountable for the coordination of all Commercial activities at Cosma Body Assembly Michigan. Business Development and Sales: includes all aspects of quoting, costing, and program timing at Cosma Body.  In addition, the Commercial Manager will work with the Purchasing Department to identify and assess potential new direct and indirect suppliers, as well as the continued development and maintenance of current suppliers for new and already active programs. The Commercial Manager works closely with Divisional, Customer, and Supplier staff specialists to develop, plan, improve, and implement new and current business projects.

Some day travel and overtime may be required to meet Customer expectations. The candidate requires excellent communication skills, both verbal and written and some of the information in-process can be considered confidential.  The position works in an office environment but may be exposed to some elements such as temperature and noise during time spent in the plant.

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Degree or Diploma in Business and/or Engineering or technical related field (MBA an asset).
  • Three (3) to five (5) years experience in automotive or related manufacturing industry.
  • Practical experience in costing and quoting in an automotive or related manufacturing industry.
  • Proficient computer skills in Microsoft Excel, Powerpoint, Word, Project .
    1. Ability to create spreadsheets, modify and interpret complex spreadsheets, and use advanced Excel functions.
  • Detail oriented and particularly attentive to producing accurate work.
  • Possesses an understanding of plant operations and process flow.
  • Ability to work well in a fast paced environment and with a variable workload.
  • Strong organizational, planning, written, and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent analytical math skills.