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Cummins Inc. Indirect Purchasing Sourcing Analyst in Darlington, United Kingdom

Indirect Purchasing Sourcing Analyst


Closing date: 7th October 2021

Our culture believes in POWERING YOUR POTENTIAL . We provide global opportunities to develop your career, make your community a better place and work with today’s most innovative thinkers to solve the world’s toughest problems.

We believe in flexibility for you to explore your passions while making an impact through meaningful work within our inclusive workforce. That’s what #LifeAtCummins is all about.

We are looking for a talented Corporate Indirect Purchasing Sourcing Analyst to join our team specializing in Purchasing for our Corporate Business in Darlington with some remote working.

In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:

  • Collecting information, inputs, data from various sources and conducts analysis/simulations to support or report sourcing work

  • Analyzing sourcing information and presenting findings for process improvement and cost reduction while maintaining high quality product and/or service delivery

  • Procuring inventory, supplies, and capital goods; placing purchase orders with vendors

  • Analyzing sourcing and purchasing initiatives and processes in support of the delivery of cost effective and high quality goods and services

  • Supporting purchasing/sourcing management in activities such as price benchmarking, vendor management, process analysis, market and industry research, and model building

  • Gathering information and providing input on larger contracts

  • Interacting with suppliers with regards to payments and order fulfillment


To be successful in this role you will need the following:

  • Bachelors in Business Studies/Logistics/Finance/Supply Chain or equivalent subject ideal

  • Experience of customer service or customer facing role advantageous

  • Interest in working in a manufacturing environment

  • Proficient level on Excel – will be working with this a lot

  • Strong communication skills are key

Compensation and Benefits

  • Base salary between £27500-£34000

  • Defined contribution pension scheme - company contributions up to 9%

  • Annual bonus plan - target 8% (based upon company performance)

  • Contribution towards private medical insurance

  • Health cash plan - support towards medical, optical and dental costs

  • Life assurance

  • 25 days annual leave plus public holidays

  • Employee discount scheme - covering 100's of retailers

  • Family friendly policies


Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Darlington-UK, Darlington, Cummins Engine Co Ltd

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Sep 7, 2021, 6:06:05 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 210005XI