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Nissan Cranfield

Information Systems & Technology (Data Validation) Graduate Job Description

Primary Tasks:

  • Maintenance of existing reports
  • Development & enhancements of Cost Management Reports, systems and processes.
  • Transfers of existing reports from excel, Access over to SQL and SQL Reporting Services OR appropriate benchmarked method.
  • Liaise with project Stakeholders to meet required deliverables & schedules
  • Deploy training in systems and processes.
  • Analysis of Cost management data on vehicle development projects for piece cost and tooling cost

Secondary Tasks:

  • Prepare cost reports daily, weekly and in line with project milestones.
  • Validate the integrity of the data including bill of material, budget, quote, risk and opportunity
  • Highlight irregularities in the data and areas where action is required
  • Gather missing data and request remedial actions.
  • Liaise with engineers, buyers and manufacturing plants.
  • Maintain best practice systems and processes for the regional business.
  • Expert user and administrator for Development Cost Management System (DCMS) & Cost Data Warehouse (CDW)

Background and Experience

  • Minimum 2:1 Honours Degree
  • Strong PC skills with:
    • SQL (Expert)
    • SQL Reporting Services (Expert)
    • Access (Expert)
    • Excel, (Expert)
    • PowerPoint (intermediate)
    • Word (Basic)
  • Excellent analytical skills and attention to detail
  • An understanding of all vehicle components, systems and the vehicle development processes
  • Innovative and flexible “can do” attitude
  • Strong interpersonal skills, Team working.
  • Self motivated to plan and action activities with other Nissan sites
  • Disciplined to manage own schedule and conduct routine work on time
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to identify and develop process improvement opportunities