Cummins Inc. Placement - Sourcing Analyst in Stockton on Tees, United Kingdom
Placement - Sourcing Analyst
This role is a great opportunity to gain business experience within a Corporate group (i.e. responsible for supporting all Business Units) and to liaise with, and learn about multiple functions within a business.
The candidate will be given an opportunity to apply theory to real business issues and make a positive contribution to the success of the Corporate Indirect Purchasing department and its customers. They will be given as much responsibility that they demonstrate they are capable of handling, this will include managing their own projects, supporting Sourcing Managers and the Collaboration & Governance Leader with their projects.
The candidate will be working under the guidance of the Sourcing Analyst and C&G Lead, however they will support all Indirect Purchasing team members, and as a result there is potential for them to become involved in projects that focus on the different categories in Indirect Purchasing, for example Supply Chain, IT, Corporate and MRO (Maintenance Repair and Operating supplies) as well as involvement in functional excellence and collaboration and governance work.
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.
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
Supporting MRO Team (Maintenance Repairs and Operations) projects
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
Studying for an undergraduate degree in a business related discipline or a European language degree (written and verbal English are mandatory)
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
Conducting presentations at team meetings and via tele-conference
Students will present an overview of a project they have lead.
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-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 Oct 24, 2018, 4:32:02 AM
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 180006ZU