Material Scheduler

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Date: 12 Nov 2023

Location: Astana, AST, KZ

Company: Alstom

At Alstom, we understand transport networks and what moves people. From high-speed trains, metros, monorails, and trams, to turnkey systems, services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility, we offer our diverse customers the broadest portfolio in the industry. Every day, more than 80 000 colleagues lead the way to greener and smarter mobility worldwide, connecting cities as we reduce carbon and replace cars.



Could you be the full-time Materail Scheduler in Astana we’re looking for?

Your future role

Take on a new challenge and apply your analytical expertise in a new cutting-edge field. You’ll report to Lead Material Scheduler Mukhtaral Konurbay, and work alongside goal-oriented intelligent teammates.

You'll take part in creating a procurement plan. Day-to-day, you’ll work closely with teams across the business (Engineering, Finance, Procurement, Project, etc), analyse data and much more.

You’ll specifically take care of defining and controlling adequate inventory level of materials, but also minimizing cash immobilization.


We’ll look to you for:


  • Defining and executing the Services Material planning and Inventory strategy according to customer needs and internal constraints and in coordination with Industrialization and Operations departments 
  • Setting parts categories (based on ABC, variability, business type...etc) for defining planning strategy and line replenishment  
  • Defining and implementting action plans and improvements in the planning process 
  • Set-up of MRP parameters to implement material planning strategies and ensure the data accuracy on SAP
  • Suggesting improvements within your scope


All about you

We value passion and attitude over experience. That’s why we don’t expect you to have every single skill. Instead, we’ve listed some that we think will help you succeed and grow in this role: 


  • Excellent communication and analytical skills.
  • Fluent English, Kazakh, and Russian.
  • Advanced skills in Excel.
  • Beginner skill with Power BI
  • Experience in resource planning and/or delivery scheduling.


Things you’ll enjoy

Join us on a life-long transformative journey – the rail industry is here to stay, so you can grow and develop new skills and experiences throughout your career. You’ll also:

  • Enjoy stability, challenges and a long-term career free from boring daily routines
  • Work with best planning tools
  • Collaborate with transverse teams and helpful colleagues
  • Contribute to innovative projects
  • Utilise our agile working environment
  • Steer your career in whatever direction you choose across functions and countries
  • Benefit from our investment in your development, through award-winning learning
  • Progress towards senior and managerial roles
  • Benefit from a fair and dynamic reward package that recognises your performance and potential, plus comprehensive and competitive social coverage (life, medical, pension) 



You don’t need to be a train enthusiast to thrive with us. We guarantee that when you step onto one of our trains with your friends or family, you’ll be proud. If you’re up for the challenge, we’d love to hear from you!


Important to note

As a global business, we’re an equal-opportunity employer that celebrates diversity across the 63  countries we operate in. We’re committed to creating an inclusive workplace for everyone.

Job Segment: Supply Chain, Procurement, Supply, Scheduler, ERP, Operations, Administrative, Technology

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