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Cummins Inc. Project Managers- Senior- Supply Chain Planning #TN092 in Memphis, Tennessee

Project Managers- Senior- Supply Chain Planning #TN092


Project Manager - Senior - Supply Chain Planning - #TN092

Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

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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 Project Manager - Senior - Supply Chain Planning - #TN092 in Memphis, Tennessee

Your impact will happen in these and other ways:

  • Lead the design of complex supply chain project plans, develop timelines, identify project milestones, and track performance against performance goals and timelines.

  • Responsible for standardizing, maintaining and improving the inventory optimization process for all Cummins Central Supply Chain Operations aftermarket parts distribution sites.

  • Direct and manage the optimization of Xelus system planning logic and planning parameters to improve aftermarket parts delivery and supply chain efficiency, and minimize supply chain working capital investment.

  • Manage multiple cross-functional supply chain improvement projects in the areas of global supply chain multi-echelon network inventory optimization, global supply chain network design, and global supply chain planning logic optimization.

  • Utilize specialized knowledge in Multi-Echelon Inventory Optimization technique and Linear/Non-linear programming network optimization technique to optimize delivery and inventory level, and minimize total supply chain cost for aftermarket parts supply chain network.

  • Lead multiple complex project FMEAs and 9-box project risk summary utilize the Six Sigma approach during Project Risk Management in order to identify and manage the actions to mitigate the risks during supply chain projects.

  • Utilize Monte Carlo simulation to simulate supply chain delivery and inventory performance to quantify project risks and design project risk mitigation plans.

  • Utilize extensive specialized knowledge and experience with Value Package Profile (VPP) and other scope-defining documents in order to proactively manage change.

  • Collaborate with other department to integrate logistics with business system or processes, such as order management, accounting, or shipping.

  • Direct or coordinate comprehensive logistical or reverse logistical functions for product life cycles, including acquisition, distribution, internal allocation, and delivery.

  • Direct distribution center operation to ensure achievement of cost, productivity, accuracy and timeliness objectives.

  • Utilize Matlab, Supply Chain Guru, and Oracle SQL to perform complex analysis of all aspects of corporate logistics and supply chains to determine the most cost-effective and efficient means of transporting products.

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Inventory Optimization process

  • Supply Chain Project Management

  • Global supply chain network design

  • Project Risk Management

  • Multi-Echelon Inventory Optimization technique

  • Linear/Non-linear programming network optimization and Monte Carlo simulation technique

  • Supply chain and logistics analysis

  • Matlab, Supply Chain Guru, and Oracle SQL

  • Complex Six Sigma projects

Required Education, Licenses or Certifications

  • Positions require a Master’s degree in Supply Chain or Engineering Management, Logistics or related field and 2 years of experience as a Supply Chain, Logistics or Project Manager or Specialist, or related position.

  • Alternatively, the employer will accept a Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain or Engineering Management, Logistics, or related field and 5 years of experience as a Supply Chain, Logistics, or Project Manager or Specialist, or related position.

JOB SITE: Memphis, Tennessee

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

To apply, go towww.cummins.comand refer to Job ID #TN092

Compensation and Benefits

Base hourly rate commensurate with experience plus bonus. 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.

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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.

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Primary Location United States-Tennessee-Memphis

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting May 8, 2019, 10:00:00 PM

Unposting Date May 24, 2019, 9:59:00 PM

Req ID: 190001TN