Cummins Inc. Analysis & Testing Technology Project Associate in Stoughton, Wisconsin
Analysis & Testing Technology Project Associate
Applies developing business process and project management skills within an area of business or technical specialty under the supervision of a project manager. Develops skills to manage small portions of well defined projects.
Provides administrative and logistics support for a project team and project manager.
Serves as a support resource on projects and work assignments; developing basic knowledge of effective project management and general business understanding.
Assists in identifying, tracking, and working with others to resolve project issues while developing skills to do this independently.
Helps to monitor and communicate project status to project team while developing skills to do this independently.
Assists with budget planning and tracking, research, and analytical support; provides administrative support for the design and development of project plans and timelines.
Assists with managing project risk; developing how to use quality tools to identify areas of risk.
Supports documenting and sharing team learnings with other teams; uses lessons learned from other sources to enhance the success of the project.
Maintains project notes, databases, and other records; monitors measures and communicates with Project Manager on status of specific projects and assignments.
Communicates effectively - Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences.
Plans and aligns - Planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals.
Customer focus - Building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions.
Resourcefulness - Securing and deploying resources effectively and efficiently.
Manages complexity - Making sense of complex, high quantity, and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems.
Manages conflict - Handling conflict situations effectively, with a minimum of noise.
Schedule Management - Manages the project schedule using the recommended project management tools and processes to drive completion within the agreed timeline.
Scope Management - Manages a list of project deliverables (scope) using the recommended project management tools and processes to ensure that the project includes all the work required and only the work required to complete the project successfully.
Project Resource Management - Develops resource (expense and headcount) plans using recommended project management tools and processes to manage resources effectively.
Project Issue and Risk Management - Manages the process to identify, assess and prioritize issues and risks using recommended tools and processes to minimize, monitor, and control the probability and/or impact of negative events or to maximize the realization of positive events.
Education, Licenses, Certifications
High school diploma or certificate of completion of secondary education or equivalent experience to the extent such experience meets applicable regulations.
College or equivalent degree preferred.
This position may require licensing for compliance with export controls or sanctions regulations.
Requires significant relevant work experience or specialized skills obtained through training or on-the-job experience.
Minimum required education/experience: three years of relevant experience from higher education and/or employment in a related field (Finance/Accounting preferred)
Financial Analysis - Interprets financial data by analyzing trends, variances, opportunities and risks to provide insight to stakeholders regarding financial impact to drive business improvement; evaluates financial results against targets to communicate conclusions to all stakeholders; ensures integrity of financial data by investigating variances and determining corrective actions to resolve identified issues
Demonstrated understanding of processes & tools used in accounts payable & receivable, maintenance of a general ledger, and the financial aspects of capital asset management
Demonstrated ability to identify and to appropriately protect confidential information
Financial Reporting - Analyzes financial data by evaluating results and solutions to support business decisions; prepares and presents financial information by summarizing data to communicate results in compliance with regulations and stakeholder expectations; partners with stakeholders to drive financial performance that aligns to organizational goals and strategies
Demonstrated skill in Microsoft Office tools Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook and OneNote; in the use of Sharepoint and in purchasing/general ledger tools
Primary Location United States-Wisconsin-Madison-US, WI, Stoughton, FGD Nelson Industries Inc
Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office
Recruitment Job Type Office
Job Posting Jul 9, 2021, 1:14:50 PM
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 210003C9