Cummins Inc. Placement - Finance in Ramsgate, United Kingdom

Placement - Finance


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 realprojects 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 Kent Finance Placement will be to August 2019. The role reports directly into the Finance and Compliance Manager and offers an exciting and challenging opportunity for the successful applicant.

  • Key resource for monthly “Intercompany Accounts Payable” processes.

  • Monthly “Loan Account” & “Cash Book” reporting and accounting.

  • Monthly journal entry preparation and upload for manual accounting entries.

  • Preparation of monthly balance sheet reconciliations.

  • Monthly review of cost centre results for functional support lines (Human Resources, Finance, Engineering, I.T) including manual accrual bookings.

  • Cost Centre analysis of managed expense versus budget including monthly reporting of results to Controller.

  • Produce monthly statistic reports.

  • Sales Ledger “commission” controls support.

  • Ad-hoc Query resolution.

  • Participate in “best practice” efforts to improve reporting and analysis for the function.

  • Support Sarbanes Oxley (SOx) compliance.

  • Support Audits as required.

  • Support site Community Involvement Team initiatives and lead at least one project.


  • Studying towards a degree in Accounting and Finance.

  • Fast learner and willing to take on new challenges.

  • Attention to detail.

  • Strong team-working skills.

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Strong Excel skills preferred.

  • Good level of initiative.

  • Ability to work alone and in a team.

  • Ability to work at a fast rate with a good level of precision

The role will provide excellent experience for your CV and an introduction to a Finance role in industry. A mentor will be there to guide you through your placement year. The following training will be provided;

  • Training in systems such as Oracle, AGIS and Thunder.

  • Coaching to enable the development of other business skills.

  • 4x 1 day workshops through an external training provider: Adapting to Professional Environments, Effective Communication and Presentation Skills,Team Work, Customer Care.

  • Internal Placement and Graduate Networks.


Primary Location 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 May 15, 2018, 6:25:33 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180002O8