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Cummins Inc. Global Contract Risk Compliance Lead - Latin America in Columbus, Indiana

Global Contract Risk Compliance Lead - Latin America


We are looking for a talented Global Contract Risk Compliance Lead-Latin America to join our team specializing in purchasing for our Corporate Business/CBS Segment in Columbus, IN. This is a 100% remote position that may require travel post pandemic.

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

  • Providing ongoing support and guidance with sourcing teams for the procurement of goods and services for Cummins enterprise.

  • Identify indirect categories, primarily responsible for leveraging legal experience, knowledge, and competencies in stewarding supplier contracts (direct and indirect categories) to completion in Latin America.

  • Working to ensure supplier risk management processes are understood and that teams are compliant with Contract, Risk and Compliance Center of Excellence processes and Corporate policies.

  • Engage and collaboratively communicate virtually and in writing with key stakeholders including but not limited to colleagues in Legal, Finance, and Supplier Quality in support of defined deliverables. Work includes some strategic and analytical work.

  • Conduct intake meetings with suppliers and working mostly with Latin America, Brazil and Mexico, first lawyer and the go to resource for legal guidance when it comes to supplier negotiations.

  • Facilitate project and training sessions through to completion with regional sourcing stakeholders (direct and indirect) utilizing CRCCoE defined processes, tools, and resources.

  • Effectively monitor and manage timelines, project milestones, tracks and communicates performance and completed tasks within the CRCCoE and with appropriate stakeholders.


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

  • College, university, or equivalent degree. As an example, a Law degree or Paralegal Certificate, Legal focused studies, or prelaw undergrad.

  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.

  • Fluent in Portuguese and/or Spanish

  • Strong legal contract acumen/experience

Compensation and Benefits

Base salary rate commensurate with experience. 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.

Cummins and E-Verify

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-Verify. 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.


Primary Location United States-Indiana-Columbus-US, IN, Columbus, 525 Irwin Office Building IOB

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Jul 15, 2021, 12:17:21 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 210003MJ