VIE - Buyer (FTC)

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Date: 16-Jan-2023

Location: Bologna, BO, IT

Company: Alstom

Req ID:398796 

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.  


Deploy of Trackside commodities strategy with focus on EOLANE Prj

Ensure project execution in line with QCD objectives

Pilot local contractual relationships with suppliers


Supplier relationship:

· Identification of project and business needs                                                                                                      

· Preparation and launch of Request For Quotation with suppliers (Italians and LLCC)  using the standard tool

· Negotiation of cost reduction with suppliers

· Inputs provider/contributor for order placement

· Ensure QCD targets achievement, CONQ (Cost Of Non Quality) & claims management

· Lead supplier QCD performance reviews

· Management of initial issues before escalation to line manager

· Respect Alstom Transport code of ethics and guidelines


Commodity support on site:

· Consolidation of commodity needs

· Active participation to commodity strategy and panel elaboration

· Support Trackside Unit for tender phase

· Represent the commodities towards projects, platforms and solutions.

· Effective teamwork with internal customers and stakeholders in problem solving

· Apply the Alstom Sourcing processes, and provide return on experience.


Involvement in projects/tenders:

· Closely work with sourcing representatives

· Ensure work package commitment respect

· Ensure QCD targets



French and English languages

Good attitude to tolerate stress


Office ( very good Knowledge in excel)



Experience in sourcing department ( better on Direct Purchasing)

Italian language



Duration : 2 years

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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