Material Planner

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Date: 31-Jul-2022

Location: Madhepura, BR, India

Company: Alstom

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

Network & Links

• Functional Support Teams: Fleet planning / Project planning / Customer Service, Finance, Human Resources, Quality etc.
• Supply Chain Network; Project Managers, Engineering, Industrialization, Manufacturing, Social partners, etc.

Mission & Responsibilities

1. Should possess knowledge of imported parts procurement.

2. Should have worked in commodities of Casting/Forging/Sheet Metal.

3. Production planning in ERP in line with Project Planning – MPS

4. Material demand in ERP based on production planning, maintenance planning, repairs planning, sales orders or statistical methods

5. Material Net Requirements and forecasts in ERP (or alternative) based on MRP process.

6. Leadership and coordination of missing parts anticipation process and missing parts root cause analysis

7. Planning and inventory strategy deployment based on parts typology, demand input, volume, price and other potential characteristics

8. Material master data creation and maintenance (MRP type, MRP controller, make/buy, planning strategy, MRP parameters, …… )

9. Key Performance Indicators monitoring and reporting and continuous improvement activity for planning

10. Responsible for 100% material availability at site and all supplier/planning issues.


Educational requirements

Graduation in Engineering / Industrial / Business Administration / Supply Chain


Technical Knowledge / Experience

Planning knowledge and experience; SAP knowledge


Behavioral and Technical Skills / Competencies

Good analytical skills

We believe that a diverse and inclusive workforce is a lever to running a sustainable and successful business. We are dedicated to creating an inclusive environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.



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