Cummins Inc. Placement - Finance (12 months, Summer 2019 start - Multiple positions) in Ramsgate, United Kingdom

Placement - Finance (12 months, Summer 2019 start - Multiple positions)


Recruiting locations - County Durham, Kent, Northamptonshire

Salary; £18,200


Closing date 31stDecember 2018

First round shortlisting October – December 2018

Second round shortlisting 1st– 13thJanuary 2019

Assessment Centre Week commencing 28thJanuary 2019

Explore this unique opportunity to join a global power leader – 12 month industrial placement roles in Finance with Cummins across its UK Operations are now open for undergraduates.

Cummins are global leaders in the clean engine, alternative fuel, power generation, turbocharging and emissions solutions markets.

Cummins is the only team of dependable, innovative individuals that work in a diverse, inclusive,ethics-based environment who create and deliverthe world’s leading engine technology while developing careers doing impactful, collaborative work, empowering them to make a positive contribution to aglobal population in need of clean power solutions.

Today, innovation is just as critical to our success as it was in the early days of our Company. With our mature market emissions near zero, our focus now is on improving product efficiency and understanding our customers’ needs better than anyone else through the development of strong partnerships.

What makes Cummins different is the way in which we take the time to understand our customers and then exceed their expectations by always being the first to market with the best products. The other advantage Cummins has over the competition is that we produce and supply superior integrated power systems, making us a one-stop shop for all of our customers’ needs.

With its diverse businesses and broad international reach allied with a proven ‘hire to develop’ strategy, Cummins offers graduates an environment where structured development opportunities lead to long term, exciting and flexible career pathways.

At Cummins we recognise that having experience of the working world during your university degree provides a key insight to the practical application of your learning. 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 received 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 role of Finance Placement will be toprovide financial and business analysis support, as well as prepare journal entries for month-end close. You'll conduct monthly reconciliations of balance-sheet accounts and maintain internal control documentation. You'll also participate in, process improvement efforts.

This is an exciting opportunity for highly motivated individuals who are innovative, driven to succeed and with a passion to challenge the status quo.

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepare journal entries for month-end close

  • Monthly reconciliations of balance sheet accounts

  • Maintain internal control documentation

  • Lead, as well as participate in, process improvement efforts

  • Financial liaison for non-finance leaders, providing reporting and analysis support



  • A willingness to challenge the norm and constantly look for improvements

  • A strong knowledge of excel is a benefit and familiarity with other Microsoft Office software desirable

Education, Licenses, Certifications:

Studying for a degree in Finance, Accountancy or other related field.


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

Other Locations United Kingdom-England-Northamptonshire-UK, Daventry, Cummins Co Ltd, 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 Sep 4, 2018, 8:54:46 AM

Unposting Date Dec 31, 2018, 5:59:00 PM

Req ID: 1800062E