Costing Analyst

Brooks Brothers New York , NY 10007

Posted 7 months ago

As the country's oldest clothing retailer, Brooks Brothers is proud to uphold the same traditions and values for nearly two centuries. We believe these are the reasons why our customers consider us to be far more than a store. Brooks Brothers has been an American icon since 1818. In 1915 our present ten-story flagship store opened at 346 Madison Avenue near New York's most prominent social organizations, including the Harvard and Yale Clubs and the New York Yacht Club. Almost 100 years later we continue to dress ladies and gentleman of all generations and cultivate long term relationships with our loyal clients. Our stores represent our respect for our heritage and vision to be the premiere lifestyle destination. We continually strive to make this a great place to work with a strong emphasis on career development and associate satisfaction. We are consistently devoted to championing both our people and the Brooks Brothers Brand.

The diversity of our operations has recently created an opportunity for a Costing Analyst, Manufacturing located at our Madison Ave offices. The Costing Analyst is involved in Costing function from the development process, through Design to Cost, Proto 1 and Proto 2. During the Design to Cost (DTC) process, the Analyst will prepare the target costs, calculate estimated costs based on the inputs from the Materials Team, Product Engineering and Regional Costing office and document the results of the Design to Cost process. During Proto 1 and Proto 2 costing review, the Analyst will review the Costing reports and provide analysis for the Manager for review with the PLM/PE teams and presentation to management. The Costing Analyst reports directly to the Costing Manager.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Prepare target cost calculations for Design to Cost

  • Calculate estimated costs during DTC based on input from Materials and PE teams

  • Document the findings made during DTC

  • Review the costing reports from Proto 1 and Proto 2 and prepare analysis for the Costing Manager for presentation cross functionally and to management

  • Identify new reporting to support the business and create these reports

  • Synthesize current business intelligence or trend data to support recommendations for action in the area of product engineering, costing and sourcing

  • Generate standard or custom reports summarizing business, financial, or economic data for review by executives, managers, and other stakeholders


Skills & Requirements:

  • 2-3 years of experience in costing review and analysis

  • Familiarity with PLM or PDM systems

  • Strong analytical skills-ability to analyze large data sets

  • Highly developed Excel skills including advanced Pivot Table functionality and other functions

  • Experience in Microsoft PowerPoint to prepare presentations

  • Experience in report design and creation working in Business Objects (BOBJ)

  • Clear communication skills

Brooks Brothers is proud to offer our Associates competitive compensation, a fulfilling work environment, unique and special benefits and a wide range of opportunities for personal and professional development.

We invite you to submit your cover letter and resume for immediate consideration.

Best Regards,

The Talent Acquisition Team of Brooks Brothers

It is the policy of Brooks Brothers to ensure equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, religion, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, qualified veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or other protected class status.


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Costing Analyst

Brooks Brothers