Programme Management - Year-long Placement - 1700009L


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 .

Our Distribution Business Unit in Europe consists of a distributor and dealer support network. They deliver reliable sales and service of durable and high performing engine, generator set and aftermarket products to our regionally based (global) partners. Working in a diverse, multi-cultural and innovative space, you’ll interact directly with our customers, build relationships and develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set. Our integrated business demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.

Explore this unique opportunity to join a global power leader - 12 month placement role- with Cummins UK is now open for sandwich course students. The placement scheme is a great place to start a career with Cummins and you will experience not only the skills and work aspect, but the culture and core values of the business.

Your impact will be seen in these and other ways:

  • Managing Cummins Turbo Technologies business to meet business targets.
  • Preparing reports and presentations with application of Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Supporting with day to day management of new product introductions, ensuring that progress is aligned to the contracted scope, schedule & resource plans.
  • Providing support to the ‘Synchronised Business Planning’ process – specifically, Product Review by utilising historical business data and future targets to ensure: effective prioritisation & execution of projects to optimise the business benefit.
  • Risk/Issue assessment and mitigation.

The Power of Cummins

What is the Power of Cummins? You can find it in our vision, mission and values. At Cummins we take pride in engineering technologies that serve the varied needs of our customers worldwide. How do we do that? By unleashing the power of our employees: Their energy and commitment make it possible for the company to maintain a leadership position in the markets we serve.

  • Scope planning and adherence.
  • Financial/budget planning and adherence.
  • Schedule planning and adherence - owning & maintaining project plans including: The preparation and completion of milestone reviews, Manufacturing/Industrialisation, Supplier Preparation, Product Validation & Approval, Updating systems & data management, Organisation of Prototype Sample manufacture & procurement, Support of customer ‘face-to-face’ program review meetings Strong requirement to work cross-functionally – Build and maintain relationships and business with customers, colleagues and suppliers.
  • Meeting mutually agreed work plan goals.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Understanding of Commercial and Financial basics.
  • Strong proactive attitude
  • Team Working
  • Excellent interpersonal (written and spoken), organisational and time management skills
  • Previous working experience – desirable.
  • Good knowledge of MS Office.
  • Flexibility to travel when/if needed
  • Education, Licenses, Certifications
  • Studying for a Engineering Degree or similar.

In return, you can look forward to a secure and rewarding future with an acknowledged market leader, able to offer a competitive base salary, plus bonus, plus benefits package and genuine prospects.

Opportunity Overview

  • Salary: 18,200
  • Placement Duration: Year-long
  • Location: Huddersfield
  • Region: Yorkshire
  • Type: Work Placement / Internship

Disciplines accepted...

  • Computer & IT
  • Electrical
  • Electronic
  • Hardware
  • Manufacturing
  • Maths
  • Mechanical
  • Science
  • Software
  • Systems

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