Columbus, Indiana

Construction Strategic Sourcing Manager


Sourcing Manager IRC829822

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We are looking for a talented CONSTRUCTION STRATEGIC SOURCING MANAGER to join our team specializing in PURCHASING for our CORPORATE BUSINESS UNIT/CBS BUSINESS SEGMENT in COLUMBUS, IN or your approved hybrid location.

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

  • Lead sourcing projects (bid/analyze/select/contract) and related activities for Indirect Purchasing - Facilities Services Team to help our business operations. This team supports Construction, Facilities, Security, Environmental, and related spend categories
  • Lead or support sourcing categories such as Facility Management services, including supporting US Integrated Facility Management contract to maintain our facilities to a high standard
  • Supporting all aspects of mid-range value capital project sourcing ($1-20M in value) to help Cummins improve and grow its business, engineering and production capabilities, and assigned other categories such as security, environmental, uniforms, office supplies or other facility-related services.
  • Looking for ways to incorporate diversity and sustainability principles into our supply operations


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

  • College, university, or equivalent degree in field appropriate for the function required.
  • At least six (6) years of professional experience in purchasing. Would be desirable with a focus on facilities, capital or related services sourcing.
  • Supplier and stakeholder management experience
  • Negotiating experience with >$1M contracts
  • Understanding of construction design and delivery processes and facility management services (janitorial, equipment maintenance, security, etc) or Integrated facility management (IFM) services.
  • Industry experience in facility management services and/or in construction or renovation projects.

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 Aug 17, 2022, 10:49:33 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Corporate

Req ID: 2200070B

Columbus, Indiana


Cummins Inc., a global power leader, is a corporation of complementary business segments that design, manufacture, distribute and service a broad portfolio of power solutions. The company’s products range from diesel, natural gas, electric and hybrid powertrains and powertrain-related components including filtration, aftertreatment, turbochargers, fuel systems, controls systems, air handling systems, automated transmissions, electric power generation systems, batteries, electrified power systems, hydrogen generation and fuel cell products. Headquartered in Columbus, Indiana (U.S.), since its founding in 1919, Cummins employs approximately 59,900 people committed to powering a more prosperous world through three global corporate responsibility priorities critical to healthy communities: education, environment and equality of opportunity. Cummins serves its customers online, through a network of company-owned and independent distributor locations, and through thousands of dealer locations worldwide and earned about $2.1 billion on sales of $24.0 billion in 2021.