Cummins Inc. Placement - Materials & Logistics in Huddersfield, United Kingdom

Placement - Materials & Logistics


The placement will involve either specific project work, elements of an ongoing job role or more likely a combination of both. This will include opportunities to work within a Supply Chain team to develop production planning, inventory controls and associated process improvements.

  • Working with Materials, Demand Management, Account Management, Warehousing and Operations to ensure efficient management of production plans & inventory control processes.

  • Supporting functional team members to improve internal processes for inventory management including 3PL inventory tracking, co-ordinating and releasing assembly line production plans.

  • Resolving problems identified by internal team members and supported functions.

  • Working with cross-functional teams to develop and improve foundational planning & control.

  • Manipulating and using data to establish the basis for actions.

  • Sourcing information, interpreting, developing and implementing solutions to achieve results by agreed deadlines.

  • Assisting the department to achieve its business goals; and

  • Representing and promoting Cummins Turbo Technologies and the department internally and externally to Customers and Suppliers.


  • Working towards a degree in an appropriate discipline (Business Studies, Supply Chain, Transportation & Logistics) which includes modules in production / manufacturing systems, supply chain, Inventory controls and an emphasis on numerical skills.

  • Previous experience within a manufacturing or commercial environment would be an advantage although not essential.

  • Excellent interpersonal, organisational and time management skills.

  • Ambition, flexibility and confidence coupled with creativity and imagination.

  • A desire to learn with a willingness to take on responsibility.

At Cummins, we are dedicated to diversity in the workplace and we are committed to a policy of treating all our employees and job applicants equally. No employee or potential employee will receive less favourable treatment because of any protected characteristic.


Primary Location United Kingdom-England-West Yorkshire-UK, Huddersfield, CTT St Andrew's Road

Job Type Cooperative / 12 Month Placement

Recruitment Job Type Student - Cooperative/12 Month Placement

Job Posting Mar 8, 2018, 4:56:47 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180001JN