BOM Engineer Assistant

Job Posted: 23rd May 2022

Job Title:        BOM Engineer Assistant, Scottish Leather Group

Reports to:     Schedule and Operation Planning Manager, Scottish Leather Group

Location:        Paisley, Scotland

Engineer in Manufacturing Plant

Role Purpose

To provide the operations team with technical bills of materials, formulas, and routings. Build key datasets within the business ERP system Microsoft Dynamics Finance & Operations (D365 F&O). Support the CAD team with extracting design bill of materials through to full manufacturing costed bill of materials. Analyse existing bill of materials, formulas, routings, and enhance the usability of this data in accordance with customer CAD, bill of materials, and D365 F&O operational processes. Provide solutions to various customer demands and specific product builds.

Key Accountabilities

  • Generation, and support, of:
    • Discrete bill of materials for niche manufacturing operations
    • Formulas for mass manufacturing operations
    • Operational routings, operations, timings
  • Support IT/Dynamics teams with data uploads of technical data
  • Support Finance team with data build of production costings – standard cost model
  • Support business with review and change management of all above
  • Support CAD team with ‘design’ BOM à full manufacturing BOM

Experience Desired

  • Experience in Supply Chain or Production environment
  • Excellent communication skills to build relationships with all stakeholders
  • Able to plan effectively in an environment with ever changing priorities
  • Able to work effectively with limited guidance and determine own priorities
  • Well-developed personal computing skills including spreadsheet applications
  • Good attention to detail
  • Flexible and able to work across shifts as required, and at short notice

Key Competencies Required

Develop Yourself

  • Invests in Personal Development
  • Is self-aware and authentic
  • Is open to feedback

Drives for Results

  • Delivers against targets in a way which is fast, agile and in line with our company values


  • Clear, concise, consistent and relevant for individual situations
  • Understands, manages, and clarifies expectations

Attention to Detail

  • Your work is complete and accurate

Commercial Awareness

  • Understanding what makes your business successful
  • Being conscious of internal & external developments


  • Doing it before asked

Being Organised

  • Achieve results by prioritising workload
  • Effective time management
  • Efficiency with resources available
  • Monitoring Progress

Key Relationships

  • Production Managers
  • Production Supervisors
  • Technical Senior team
  • Commercial team
  • IT/Dynamics team

How to Apply

To apply please send your cover letter and CV to

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