Cummins Inc. Project Managers – Supply Chain #KY004 in Walton, Kentucky

Project Managers – Supply Chain #KY004


ProjectManagers – Supply Chain #KY004

No, this isn’t one of those ordinary jobs.

Cummins is a team of dependable, innovative thinkers, who are empowered to generate and deliver solutions for customers, community and environment. Our employees develop their careers through the challenges only a diverse, global innovator can promise. This is a collaborative culture where thinking beyond your desk is more than part of the job. It is the job.

This is what we call Working Right

Our Corporate Business Unit delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you’ll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career.


Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience. This is an exciting opportunity for ProjectManagers – Supply Chain #KY004 in Walton, Kentucky.

Key Responsibilities:


  • Performbusiness planning and strategic analysis at an advanced level in a wide rangeof situations with a broad business knowledge.

  • Createand manage a cross-functional/organizational supply chain project issues andproject list, with appropriate prioritization based on the issue's level ofimportance.

  • Driveappropriate and timely resolution and approval of changes to the project plan.

  • Leadcomplex or large project teams in the development of a project FMEA and/or9-box project risk summary, and identify and manage the actions to mitigate therisk.

  • Usequality tools to identify areas of risk.

  • Identify,engage and manage stakeholders at many levels of the company and across manyfunctions and across boundaries (geography/cultures/plants/suppliers) on highimpact, cross-functional or multi-year initiatives.

  • Useknowledge of regional elements (countries, transportation, customs,regulations, tax) to effectively stratify stakeholder needs and create andexecute communications plans to fit the unique needs of each type ofstakeholder.

  • Partnerwith business stakeholders to ensure a successful project completion.

  • Solicitand organize customer requirements (Voice of the Customer).

  • MonitorGlobal logistics and coordination, and track the status of projectdeliverables.

  • Usea Value Package Profile (VPP) or other appropriate scope-defining document, andproactively manage change.

  • Establishthe connections between multiple levels of scope detail in related additionaldocuments.

  • Facilitateproject planning sessions with internal stakeholders to determine the scope andobjectives of each project.

  • Performfeasibility needs analysis to determine project timelines.

  • Workwith business stakeholders to establish project performance goals; identifyproject milestones, and track performance against performance goals andtimeline.

  • Identify,track, and work with others to resolve project issues.

  • UseBusiness Intelligence tools and Data Management similar to OBIEE and TOAD tosupport both strategic and tactical decision-making processes.

  • Develop,manage, and coordinate cross-functional, cross-organizational Resource Plan fora portfolio, program, and/or project.

  • Monitorand communicate project status to project team.

  • Planand monitor project budget.

  • Conductresearch and analysis related to e-Commerce.

  • Provideinput into the design and development of project plans and timelines.

  • Workwith others on the team and outside the team to identify alternatives orsolutions.

  • Maintainproject notes, databases, and other records. Monitor measures and communicatewith Project Sponsor and other stakeholders on status of specific projects andassignments.

  • Identifyand assign appropriate resources to accomplish various project tasks.

  • Negotiatewith partners and suppliers.

  • UseMicrosoft suite to manage complex schedules integrating multiple sub-projects.

Experience and Education:


  • Positionsrequire a Master’s degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Administration,Systems or Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, or related field and 3years of experience as a Supply Chain or Business Analyst or related position.

  • Alternatively,the employer will accept a Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management,Business Administration, Systems or Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science,or related field and 5 years of experience as a Supply Chain or BusinessAnalyst or related position.

Experience to include:

  • ProjectIssue Lists

  • Voiceof the Customer

  • ScheduleManagement tools including Microsoft Suite

  • ResourcePlan Management

  • Logisticsand global coordination

  • SupplierNegotiations

  • BusinessIntelligence tools and Data Management similar to OBIEE and TOAD

  • regionalelements (countries, transportation, customs, regulations, tax)

JOB SITE: Walton, Kentucky

WORK HOURS: 40 hours/week [8:00 am to 5:00 pm

To apply, go to at and refer to Job ID #KY004 .

Compensation. Base salary commensurate with experience plus bonus.

Benefits . Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law.

Cummins validates right to work using E-Verity. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

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Primary Location United States-Kentucky-Florence-US, KY, Walton, FGD Eastern Distribution Center

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Jan 9, 2017, 3:25:53 PM

Unposting Date Jan 28, 2017, 12:59:00 AM