Cummins Inc. Placement - Project Management in Ramsgate, United Kingdom

Placement - Project Management


We run an exciting 12 month placement 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. You will receive on the job training and take part in a structured Training & Development Programme designed to give the skills and competencies required for future graduate roles.

The candidate will support the NPS Program Leader in the following areas:

  • (Project) Roll-out and redesign of global Parts NPS survey

  • (Project) Redesign of Customer Care NPS survey

  • (Project) Refresh of NPS Program materials, documentation, website

  • Management of existing Service Transactional NPS and Order Management NPS programs

  • Analyse data, produce reports and make recommendations based on your findings.

  • Serve as a resource on projects and work assignments, employing a basic knowledge of effective project management and general business understanding.

  • Assist with project planning and tracking, research and analytical support, providing input into the design and development of project plans and associated timelines.

  • Monitor and communicate project status to project teams and the wider business.

  • Identify, track and then work with others to resolve project issues.

  • Assist with the management of project risk, using standard tools to identify areas of risk.

  • Document and share team learning with other teams, draw on other experiences to enhance the success of the projects.

  • Maintain project notes, databases and other records, monitor and publish key performance measures.

  • Communicate to the Program Leader the status of specific projects and assignments.

  • Embrace the Company values and mission, representing and promoting of Cummins Inc.

  • Support department process and problem solving projects from start to finish.


To be eligible for our 12 Month work placement 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.

  • Be an energetic and considerate team member

  • Have an understanding of the relationships and balance between the project management fundamentals of Scope, Schedule and Resources in order to successfully plan and deliver projects

  • Able to define and solve problems in a disciplined approach.

  • Have fine attention to detail skills

  • Computer literate. Excellent skills of Excel, Word & Power Point. MS Project skills.

  • Must be able to actively participate and contribute as a team member, including strong cross functional communication skills.

  • Strong organizational and time management skills.

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-Kent-UK, Ramsgate, Cummins Power Generation

Job Type Cooperative / 12 Month Placement

Recruitment Job Type Student - Cooperative/12 Month Placement

Job Posting Jun 17, 2018, 1:20:27 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180003IO