Material Planner with German

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Date: 21-Mar-2023

Location: Cluj-Napoca, RO

Company: Alstom

Req ID:343322 

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 70000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.   




We are currently looking for new enthusiastic colleagues to join our Supply Chain team based in Cluj-Napoca.

As Material Planner with German you will act as a Champion of Planning & shape the future of green mobility with us!




Your mission?


You will manage the Alstom’s portfolio of suppliers (internal and/or external) for ensuring goods delivery at right time and place based on Alstom needs.



More specifically you will be responsible to:


•  Express delivery needs to suppliers

•  Follow up deliveries and ensure the availability of goods for Alstom projects

•  Monitor Supplier's performances KPI's

•  Participate/lead to Supplier's performances improvement (animation)

•  Contribute with SC inputs for supplier selection

•  Ensure and update the accuracy of material planning master data (in compliance with stock and logistic constraints)

•  Create the Material Planning documents (Call-off, Schedule Agreement) & respective Source List

•  Identify priorities associated with risk/impact anticipation and set up recovery actions

•  Maintain a routine with Suppliers in order to check the status of deliveries

•  Analyse and manage MRP exception messages and anticipate supply problems (backlogs, shortages, no demand)

•  Maintain delivery dates in ERP

•  Track missing parts until stock availability

•  Ensure non-conformities replacement

•  Resolve Receiving issues (overstock, shortage, damage, documentation, etc.



Your profile?


  • Degree level qualification
  • Good knowledge of procurement and supply chain
  • 1-3 years’ experience in a relevant position
  • Experience with ERP systems, preferably SAP
  • Fluency in English and German
  • Good communication and collaboration skills, initiative and autonomy







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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