Cummins Inc. Placement - Supply Chain Management (1 or 2 year placement) in Darlington, United Kingdom

Placement - Supply Chain Management (1 or 2 year placement)


Cummins Inc. is a global power leader, designing, manufacturing, distributing and servicing engines and related technologies including components, emission solutions and power generation systems. Cummins employs 55,400 people worldwide and serves customers in approximately 190 countries. Cummins revenue in 2016 was $17.5 billion.

  • Analyse and interpret data to draw conclusions to improve business processes

  • Responsibility for managing demand for $m global accounts supported by an Account Team

  • Using Six Sigma Project tools and methodology to meet customer requirements

  • Create innovative solutions to drive improvements in current processes

  • Material Planning - Manage the balance of supply and demand to optimise business results

  • Exposure to working in a global environment

  • Exposure to global logistics / sales & marketing / supply chain finance

  • Ensuring working policies and procedures are maintained

  • Preparing key performance indicators and presenting to senior management

  • Help deliver Supply Chain department initiatives.

  • Deliver fundraising events to support the Darlington Engine Plant's commitment to corporate responsibility by serving our local community.


Applicants must be working towards a degree in Business Studies, Supply Chain or Logistics.

  • Good communication skills

  • Time management

  • Attention to detail

  • Ability to multi-task and stay organised

  • Be a team player as well as be able to work proactively and independently

  • Good analytical and problem solving skills

  • High level of competency in Microsoft Office software

  • Full understanding of Supply Chain Management incorporating the following:

§ Order management - from initial customer forecast to final payment

§ Commercial awareness

§ Supply Chain – Product Creation, Planning, Production Control, Shipping, Finance

  • Communication skills with “live” experience in a fast paced environment

  • Facilitated learning by regular mentoring & focussed coaching sessions

  • Gain valuable knowledge and skills that can be practically applied in future career


Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Darlington-UK, Darlington, Cummins Engine Co Ltd

Job Type Cooperative / 12 Month Placement

Recruitment Job Type Student - Cooperative/12 Month Placement

Job Posting May 10, 2018, 6:12:14 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 1800009P