Material Planning Officer

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Date: 19-Oct-2021

Location: Barcelona, B, Spain

Company: Alstom

Req ID:178641 

We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of today and tomorrow. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses and driverless trains, as well as infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of more than 36 300 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.  

Job Title:

Material Planning Officer






Santa Perpetua de Mogoda (Barcelona)


Purpose of the Job:

You are in charge of defining and controlling adequate inventory level of sourced materials, Purchase orders processing and managing Suppliers' deliveries according to Production / Operations / Installation requirements.


Main Responsibilities:


Material scheduling:

  • Calculate ABC Classification.
  • Manage Stock Policy and Size Inventory Levels.
  • Monitor MRP Run.
  • Manage Material Net Demand.
  • Manage Material Availability (missing parts).
  • Manage Material Scheduling activities at project /product initialization  - change - closure.
  • Manage Excess Stock.



  • Manage Specific Conditions for Vendors
  • Manage Purchasing Document for Stock Items
  • Manage Acknowledgement of Purchasing Document for Stock Items
  • Follow-Up Needs Expression & Deliveries
  • Manage Capacity Self-Declarations
  • Manage Supply  Chain & Capacity audit)
  • Consolidate Vendor Demand Multi-Business / Multi-Site)
  • Coordinate Delivery Crisis Solving



  • Business or Engineering school graduation with Extended Supply Chain orientation
  • Spanish & English
  • Supply Chain & Material Planning / Procurement experience


An agile, inclusive and responsible culture is the foundation of our company where diverse people are offered excellent opportunities to grow, learn and advance in their careers.  We are committed to encouraging our employees to reach their full potential, while valuing and respecting them as individuals.   



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