Travel & Expense Functional Analyst

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Date: 10-Jun-2022

Location: Bangalore, KA, India

Company: Alstom

Req ID:251901 

Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide


Job Title (Job Code):         Travel & Expense Functional Analyst 



Alstom IS&T is ensuring for the Alstom businesses the build and support of a large portfolio of global business solutions in several functional areas. 

The Travel & Expense Functional Analyst  reports to the IS&T Finance Solutions lead and dotted line to Travel & Expense Functional Specialist. In Alstom, CONCUR is deployed in 30+ countries (Expense and Request module). He/She will be responsible in supporting Concur application on day-to-day operations by ensuring high availability and the performance of the applications and business satisfaction. He/she will support Concur deployment along with SAP ERP roadmap



Organisation structure (job belongs to..)


IS&T / Finance Department


Reports directly to:

Position title

Finance Solutions Leader


Other reporting to:

“Dotted line reporting” Position title if any

Travel & Expense Functional Specialist


Direct reports:

Position title



Network & Links Position title of connected positions / functional report


  • Finance Program Director
  • Domain leads within IS&T Finance organization
  • IS&T Solutions Architects
  • IS&T Project managers
  • IS&T Finance solution experts
  • IS&T Operation managers in charge of solutions interfaced with finance landscape
  • Key stakeholders in Finance & Treasury functions
  • Application key-users



  • Third-party technology providers
  • Strategic Partners
  • Peer companies



Describe here main information such as accountabilities, authorities, performance measurements …etc.

  • Contribute to projects aiming at deploying the solution worldwide,
  • Participate/Contribute to all project activities: Development, Validation and Deployment of Concur Expense/Request Core model along with SAP ERP Roadmap i.e. Configuration, E2E testing, Cutover activities, Go live preparation, Training Key User and Documentation. Work closely with the extended project team and business stakeholders
  • Provide level 1/2 application support with monitoring the application support queue and address each issue as per the set protocol. Ensure Alstom Incident/Change Management process complied
  • Monitor RUN activities (incidents / service requests) in partnership with the support company (Accenture)
  • Work closely with the travel & Expense Specialist on the operations issues and support future enhancements
  • Analyze Editor Monthly release, bug fixes and perform sanity checks
  • Support Monthly windows/Linux patching/cleanup activities to ensure application health status
  • Monitor Licenses closely
  • Deliver a high level of customer service to all users and continuous communication
  • Provide timely and regular communication to user on open cases, not letting cases breach SLA without update on cases
  • Participate in weekly team meetings & Operational Review Meetings with Business Process Owners
  • Maintain healthy relationship with Business stakeholder (Shared Services, Business Process Owner) and editors and ensuring level of support from them
  • Perform RCA for high priority incidents, developing checklist for recurring problem and work with Solution experts on Continuous improvement initiative to improve services
  • Support Internal/External Audit with relevant documentation and to be compliant with process



Educational Requirements Describe the minimum educational requirement/level


  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology or related field


Experience Describe the knowledge and experience required for this role


  • Minimum 1-3 years of Finance IT experience mainly into Concur Travel & Expense Application
  • Proficient in SQL and basic knowledge of Oracle DBB


  • Experience with software as a service (hosted) preferred
  • Experience with financial applications or knowledge of accounting practices a plus
  • Previous Experience in ERP (SAP) or HR (Successfactor) a plus 

Competencies & Skills Describe the needed skills (technical & behavioral)

  • ITIL Incident, Problem and Change process knowledge
  • Have a strong sense of customer service and satisfaction
  • Team player with the ability to form strong working relationships with clients and team members
  • Be fluent in English (Oral & Written)


Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?  


Equal opportunity statement:
Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.  All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by local law. 





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