Cummins Inc. Placement - Sourcing Analyst in Stockton on Tees, United Kingdom

Placement - Sourcing Analyst


Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

Learn more about this role and how you can begin Working Right .

We run an exciting 12 month placement where you are given an opportunity to work within a Corporate Group (i.e. (i.e. responsible for supporting all Business Units) and to liaise with, and learn about multiple functions within a business).


  • Review and Approve internal purchase requisitions

  • Collect and report data from our Ariba internal ordering system and present the Spend Analysis

  • Arrange quarterly and present Ariba Workshop to sites via Webex, and occasionally at the Business Units.

  • Administer and lead Catalogue Strategy

  • Report monthly UK and European Catalogue Analysis

  • Administer our Diversity Improvement Project

  • Create and Renew Invoice Against Contracts

  • Support Sourcing Managers with regional projects and data gathering

  • Charity responsibilities – assisting Community Involvement Team with charity and fundraising activities

  • Co-ordinate activities such as the annual supplier segmentation, supplier code of conduct and quarterly PR audits

  • Support policy reviews and updates

  • Tracking of measures relating to Functional Excellence / Collaboration & Governance

  • Support individual projects across the function as they arise



  • Must have a good knowledge of Microsoft excel, word and PowerPoint

  • Attention to detail and good organisation skills

  • Ability to understand data and problem solve, and think innovatively

  • Excellent use of IT skills and use of Lotus notes mail and calendar

  • Well developed communication skills, written and verbal

  • Partnering within department and also within other functions

Educational background:

Studying for an undergraduate degree in a business related discipline or a European language degree (written and verbal English are mandatory)

One of Cummins core values is Corporate Responsibility and the candidate will therefore also be required to work with their peers to periodically organise community related events, e.g. charity and fundraising events.

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.

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Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Stockton-on-Tees-UK, Stockton on Tees, Cummins Business Services

Job Type Cooperative / 12 Month Placement

Recruitment Job Type Student - Cooperative/12 Month Placement

Job Posting Nov 27, 2017, 5:37:49 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 1700074R