Sourcing Specialist – Senior Fluid & Air EMEA in Marktheidenfeld, Germany

Cummins Inc.

Sourcing Specialist – Senior Fluid & Air EMEA


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We are looking for a talentedSenior Sourcing Specialist – Fluid & Air EMEAto join our team for CUMMINS in Marktheidenfeld (permanent, full-time, remote).

Your tasks

  • Oversee the purchasing category (sourcing of technical components and ownership of supply base).

  • Develop purchasing category strategies with global scope.

  • Managing daily purchasing activities and allocating tasks, escalation management.

  • Coordinate all procurement activities from start of production to end of life for the electrical systems categories.

  • Creation and processing of supplier inquiries up to supplier selection in coordination with global category management.

  • Ensuring supplier relationship management, including sustainable communication and performance management.

  • Lead supplier projects, discussions and supplier audits, supplier contracting and supply chain risk mitigation.

  • Continuous improvement of the key process and development of commercial and cost reduction opportunities.

  • Launching a new product.


  • You have successfully completed your studies in the field of (industrial) engineering, economics or mechanical/electrical engineering.

  • 3 to 5 years of professional experience in the field of purchasing and/or project and/or product management (automotive, industrial background).

  • Proficiency in English is required, other languages are a plus.

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

  • Strong analytical, critical thinking and negotiation skills

  • Willingness to undertake business trips, (25% – Europe)

What we offer:

  • permanent employment with 30 vacation days

  • work in an international and exiting environment

  • up to 100% remote work

  • variable bonus


Primary Location Germany-Bavaria-Würzburg-Germany, Marktheidenfeld, CES – Am Schlossfeld 1

Job Type College / University

Recruitment Job Type Exempt – Entry Level

Job Posting May 17, 2023, 9:24:02 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Corporate

Role Category Remote – The location of this role is flexible to certain locations

Req ID: 230004HD

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