Cummins Inc. Administrative Assistant – Logistics in Memphis, Tennessee

Administrative Assistant – Logistics


Support the Logistics Director and facility teams with administrative work

  • Manage 3PL and other Cummins contingent workers system access (WWID, Red Prairie, VPN, etc.)

  • Actively support key administrative functions (Outlook calendar, Ariba entries, Concur entries and reconciliation, travel scheduling, etc.) for the Logistics Director

  • Create weekly key measure reports

  • Create monthly distributor CDS measures

  • Submit quarterly disbursement for Corporate Responsibility

  • Process and track all purchase orders, credit card, and store spending and perform reconciliation of invoices

  • Settle disputes on Stores, Credit Card & PO purchases

  • Support the sites scorecards

  • Schedule pertinent facility meetings and generate correspondences

  • Manage CSE WOW card process

  • Manage the canteen vendor, facilities supplies, and promotional gifts

  • Manage the functionally of the mail room and printer setup, etc.

  • Manage multiple issues at one time

  • Communicate effectively with all teams at the facility

  • Interface and communicate with internal and external customers

  • Direct people to appropriate resources

  • Research solutions and respond to email and phone inquiries with minimal input from direct supervisor

  • Interact effectively with all levels of employees in the company

  • Maintain housekeeping and safety in work areas

  • Maintain confidentiality as required

  • Complete work with minimal supervision

  • Responsible to know, understand and comply with all departmental, site, and company policies and procedures

  • Participate in training and personal development; Train other department personnel.

  • Actively lead / participate as needed in continuous improvement initiatives that improves safety, cost, quality, and delivery

  • Work flexible hours as needed to support any shift

  • Complete other duties as assigned


  • Strong computer software skills required (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Minitab, Project, Internet Explorer & Outlook)

  • Basic office skills required (scheduling meetings, composing reports & memos, developing presentations, etc.)

  • Team Work: Treat others with dignity and respect. Work closely with other departments / groups, and solicit opinions from coworkers. Demonstrate a high degree of personal integrity. Work effectively with others…be a team player.

  • Commitment to Task: Ability to start and persist with specific courses of action while exhibiting high motivation and sense of urgency. Follow through on commitments

  • Integrity: Able to operate in a manner that is completely transparent and focus on doing what is right for the business. Understanding the importance of complying with SOX (Sarbanes Oxley Act) regulations when it comes to the proper collection and analysis of data. Note: SOX compliance requirements include all material transactions, for example production tickets and scrap logs; support planned periodic inventory cycle count activity ensuring all material is controlled.

  • Decision Making/Problem Solving: Able to take action in solving problems while exhibiting good judgment and a realistic understanding of issues; able to use reason, review facts and weigh options; effectively set priorities.

  • Leadership: Able to take on leadership of key initiatives and processes that impact the transmission and analysis of key performance data from the Machining business. Willingness to take on small Operations Excellence improvement projects to improve the flow of information.

  • Communication: Able to clearly present information through the spoken or written word; read and interpret complex information; build and develop strong associations with others, help others; able to maintain confidentiality.

  • Flexibility: Able to remain open-minded and change opinions on the basis of new information; perform a wide variety of tasks and change focus quickly as demands change; manage transitions effectively from task to task; adapt to varying customer needs.

  • Tolerance of Ambiguity: Ability to deal with unresolved situations, frequent changes, delays, or unexpected events.

  • Quality & Attention to Details: Ability to maintain high standards and meet deadlines. Act in accordance with established guidelines; follow standard procedures. Must have ability to pay close attention to detail and have zero tolerance for inaccuracy of data; including SOX related reporting.

  • Initiative: Ability to undertake additional responsibilities and respond to situations as they arise without supervision.


Primary Location United States-Tennessee-Memphis-US, TN, Memphis, Distribution Center

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Office

Job Posting Feb 23, 2018, 12:37:19 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 1800017W