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Cummins Inc. Finance Placement - Accounts Payable in Darlington, United Kingdom

Finance Placement - Accounts Payable


Cummins are now recruiting for our 2020 intake of 12-month placements in the UK, which provide a meaningful opportunity for university students to accomplish real-world projects in a professional environment.

If successful on the programme you may be given the opportunity to work part-time during your final year of study and/or be offered the opportunity to return as a graduate.

We are looking for a driven and professional placement student to join a large Accounts Payable team in Darlington that oversee AP activities across the EMEA region. You will support all functions associated with the accounts payable process, and there will be a key focus on ensuring the accurate and timely posting of invoices and payment of suppliers as well as interacting with key clients and stakeholders.

This is a very hand on role that will allow you to become an integral part of the team as you apply your theoretical knowledge to a practical role.

The placement is a one-year structured role, key elements include:

  • Timely and accurate payment of suppliers.

  • Monthly reconciliations of supplier accounts and liaising with internal and external clients to resolve queries.

  • Investigation of ageing invoices on the ledger.

  • Review the current team processes and seek efficiencies.

  • Handling supplier queries.

  • Actively Contribute on various continuous improvement projects

  • Exposure in SOx regulated, accounting environment and the opportunity to learn. varied accounting regulations from different countries across Europe.


To be considered you will need:

  • To be studying towards a degree in Finance, Accountancy or Business Management

  • To be keen to work in a fast-paced environment and actively contribute as part of the team.

  • A high attention to detail.

  • Confidence when dealing with client queries teamed with a professional demeanor.

  • A willingness to challenge the norm and constantly look for improvements

  • A strong knowledge of excel is a benefit and familiarity with other Microsoft Office software is desirable


Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Darlington-UK, Darlington, Centenary House

Job Type Cooperative / 12 Month Placement

Recruitment Job Type Student - Cooperative/12 Month Placement

Job Posting Dec 19, 2019, 4:29:25 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 1900056N