Cummins Inc. Placement – Marketing in Ramsgate, United Kingdom

Placement – Marketing


At Cummins Power Systems we recognize that having experience of the working world during your university degree provides a key insight to the practical application of your learning. We run a 13 month placement program where you are given an opportunity to work in a role and on real projects, making a difference in both your team and the company as a whole.

Role Purpose

The Prime Power Segment at Cummins Power Systems develops a product portfolio across both Gas and Diesel Generators, supplying power needs to diverse customers around the globe.

As the Prime Segment Marketing Placement Student you will be an integral member of the Marketing Team and will be involved in global marketing strategy and key product release projects throughout the year. This role involves dealing directly with both internal and external customers on subjects such as market trends, marketing strategies, global product requirements and market requirements, and product improvement projects.


  • Create & implement medium-term and annual strategic marketing plans

  • Ongoing research of market trends, product applications and segmentation

  • Engage with global new product development teams to aid in product readiness and launch activities

  • Ongoing engagement with regional sales teams to understand their business and rollout new initiatives that will support their business

  • Involved in the development of the long-term product line strategy

  • Aids the improvement of customer satisfaction through the resolution of customer issues


Required Skills, Qualification and Experience

· Studying for a degree that is related to Business – the role will involve many different areas of business including marketing strategy, marketing communication, sales, project management, product management, and market research/analysis.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Excellent IT skills (including Excel and PowerPoint).

  • Strong organisational and time management skills.

  • Effective written and oral communication skills.

  • Flexible and proactive attitude with a desire to learn and take on responsibility.

  • Some experience of working within the marketing function will be advantageous but not mandatory.

To be eligible for our placement scheme you must be a university student who has a placement year option as part of their degree programme. You will spend a year in a specific department to gain real experience in your subject area. You are supported by a formal training programme and will work on projects that add true value to the business. The placement scheme is a great place to start a career with Cummins you will experience not only the skills and work aspect, the culture and core values of the business.


Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Kent-UK, Ramsgate, Cummins Power Generation

Job Type Cooperative / 12 Month Placement

Recruitment Job Type Student - Cooperative/12 Month Placement

Job Posting Jan 24, 2018, 4:53:31 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 18000078