Cummins Inc. Specialized Purchasing EMEA - Placement Student in Sandwich, United Kingdom
Specialized Purchasing EMEA - Placement Student
We are looking for a Placement Student to join our team on a 12 month placement commencing July/August 2022 specializing in Purchasing for EMEA Region based in Peterborough or Sandwich. During your placement with us, you will learn how a major global organization operates, gaining the tools and exposure you will need to become an expert in the industry and power your potential!
The EMEA specialized purchasing office is primarily responsible for the management of suppliers in this region supplying products to (standby) power projects (Data Centers, Gas Projects) across the EMEA region, the different Cummins country distributors and the marine channel.
In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:
Providing dedicated support to one or more sourcing teams within the office
Working with a group of suppliers to assist on Purchase Order management, cost reduction, capacity planning, quality performance and risk mitigation
Specific project work in support of functional objectives
Involvement in Functional Excellence – opportunity to work with other Business Units in the region to help share common processes, tools and resources to better achieve business goals
Data analysis to support Purchasing KPIs and specific project requirements
Engagement with other functions, including Supplier Quality, Material Planning, Finance and Engineering
To be successful in this role you will need the following:
Working towards a degree – preferably Engineering or Business related (and not graduating this academic year).
Good communication and teamwork skills
Focus on details
Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Cambridgeshire-UK, Peterborough, EMEA Cummins Generator Tech
Other Locations United Kingdom-England-Kent-UK, Sandwich, Discovery Park
Job Type Internship
Recruitment Job Type Student - Internship
Job Posting Nov 24, 2021, 9:13:56 AM
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 210007OI