Project Documentation Manager TGV2020 (H/F)

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Date: 24-Jul-2021

Location: LA ROCHELLE, 17, France

Company: Alstom

Req ID:117263 

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 75 000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.  

Project Documentation Manager TGV2020 (H/F)


Purpose of the job:

Define and implement Documentation Management within the Project organisation.

Ensure the whole project documentation availability.

Categorize technical and management documents produced for the Project in accordance with Alstom Transport internal rules, Project needs and Contract signed with the Customer relative to documentation management


Reports directly to: Project Operation Manager Documentation TGV2020


Internal network & Links

Member of the Project Core Team

Platform Directors, Experts, Department Heads


External network & Links

Customer, Partners, Suppliers (following Project Manager directives)


Key accountabilities:

  • Ensure the Project Documentation Management plan is produced and validated.
  • Manage and implement the Project Documentation according to the rules defined in the Project Documentation Management Plan.
  • Confirm that rules are understood and respected by every Project Management team member.
  • Adapt and implement the Transport standard documentation structure to the Project.
  • Make sure internal validation of documents is done before submittal to Customer.
  • Manage the documentation delivery in due time to Customer,
  • Alert the Project Management team about next milestones related to documentation issues.
  • Follow Customer and stakeholders’ documentation status,
  • Create and update the Project document templates,
  • Deploy and manage the AT standard Project EDMS (Electronic Documentation Management System) with IT support,
  • Ensure the Project documentation recording in the EDMS,
  • Define and maintain project internal and external distribution list,
  • Provide documentation reporting and indicators to Site Documentation Manager, Project Operation Manager, Project Management team and Customer,
  • Define and manage documents storage during Project life and documents archiving at the end of the Project,
  • Ensure the role of EDMS Key User at project level:
    • First level support to EDMS users,
    • EDMS users list update,
    • Training new users, request account creation to EDMS administration team,
  • Perform REX and suggest improvements of the activity (process, organisation, EDMS).
  • Manage Project Documentation Management Controller(s) if any.
  • Promoting the Alstom Code of Ethics and adhering to the highest standards of ethical conduct.


Performance measurements:

Customer satisfaction regarding quality and delivery in due time of the contractual documentation.

Project Management team member satisfaction (ability to find easily documents, documentation management quality).

Alert about risks on payment penalties related to documentation issues.

Contribute to the KPI measurement: OTD-DOC


Educational Requirements 

Project management background level depending on the complexity of the Project/Program

Good knowledge of railway products and systems

AACE Certified (DRMP)

EDMS tool and environment knowledge  



Competencies & Skills 

Ability to detect unusual risks out of RFP documents and level of ambition taken within the offered solutions (including costing and planning aspects)

Good Communications and interpersonal skills, excellent team worker,

Clear reporting skills and multi-tasking,

Ability to challenge project team

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.   



Job Type:​Experienced​

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