Supplier Performance Coordinator

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Date: 12-Aug-2022

Location: Hornell, NY, United States

Company: Alstom

Req ID:322652 

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.   


Job Title: Supplier Performance Coordinator


Purpose of the job:

  • The Supplier Performance Coordinator is part of the Supplier Excellence Team in the Procurement department. She/he ensures the operational performance of key suppliers for the Rolling Stock and Components division in the region North America.


Organisation structure:


Reports directly to:

NAM RSC Supplier Performance Manager, Supplier Excellence


Other reporting to:

Supplier Development Manager(s)

Procurement Director, Supplier Excellence


Direct reports:


Network & Links  

Internal & External

Internal : buyers, local procurement managers, global commodity managers, procurement domain directors, tender sourcing leaders, project procurement managers, supply chain managers, supplier quality development, global supplier excellence, procurement transformation and efficiency.


External : All rolling stock and component suppliers in North America



Key Accountabilities

The responsibilities of the Supplier Performance Coordinator are :

  • Drive the internal assessment of Supplier Scorecards in the region North America in accordance with Domain panel strategies, Operational Supplier Performance, Supplier Risk Assessment.
  • Coordinate the supplier performance reviews, partnering with Procurement, Supply Chain and Quality departments
  • Perform capacity and industrial assessment to ensure sustainability, monitoring business continuity and financial health
  • Engage performance reviews at Supplier sites to drive key improvement and cost reduction opportunities
  • Participate in the procurement quality clinics to ensure capitalization of return of experience
  • Lead improvement actions to increase procurement maturity in compliance with APSYS


Educational Requirements 


  • Bachelor, or Master from Business or Engineering School



  • 2 to 5 years' experience in industrial manufacturing environment, preferably in rail or similar industry.

Competencies & Skills 

  • Technical understanding of rolling stock and components products and supplier manufacturing processes
  • Knowledge of DFQ cycle and capable to identify areas of improvement at suppliers
  • Monitor and challenge operational action plans involving all other functions
  • Solid to advanced experience of Lean, Quality, Methods and supply chain activities
  • Resistance to pressure
  • Able to communicate and report in synthetic manner
  • Mobile / available for business travels in North America


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.   


Alstom is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, National, or Local Laws.


Effective 29 January 2021, Alstom completed the acquisition of Bombardier Transportation. This is a Bombardier Transportation Legal Entity Position - positions at Bombardier Transportation companies are all members of the Alstom Group.

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