Material Planner

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Date: 19-Jul-2022

Location: Madrid-Cerro Negro, MD, Spain

Company: Alstom

Req ID:323424 

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.   


Material Planner 


DURATION  ---------------  LOCATION.

Permanente ---- Madrid (Cerro Negro).



-Manage the Material needs in line with the strategic of HI and Cash Flow. Responsible of the configuration for the MRP process to ensure material availability and material rotation. Be main interface for Projects and Operations with the materials availability for short, mid and long term.

-To drive purchase order process and to manage suppliers. Following supplier performance in terms of OTIF and Non conformity.



- The material needs in coordination with the teams from Engineering Operations and Projects.

-Define strategic and policies for stock management in line with the budget of Projects and Objectives of the unit around the Cash Flow.

-Consolidate the need from Operations/ Production and the BOM for the correct execution of the MRP module.

-Manage Material Master data for the correct performance of the MRP for the correct generation of purchase request, optimizing in terms of lot size and frequency ensuring the material supply and availability.

-Improve the visibility on materials for production and operations.

-Perform inventory analysis for the right definition of the procurement strategy.

-Generate action plants for the inventory reduction and increase of the rotation of the inventory.

-Anticipate the risk for the stock shortages and the needs of materials supply in order to provide visibility to Sourcing for the right and optimal negotiation with the suppliers.

-Place purchase orders, manage order acknowledge, follow up and delivery control.

-Management of suppliers non conformities.



-Alstom Knowledge: DESIRABLE.                                                                   

-Knowledge about other functions inside the organization: DESIRABLE.                                                     

-Local environment Knowledge: MUST.                       

-International environment Knowledge: DESIRABLE.  


-Training: Technical Engineer or Industrial Superior 

-Languages: English (Essential) and French (Valorable).

-SAP knowledge MRP user level (Valorable).
-Advanced knowledge office package.

-Essential experience of at least 3 years in similar positions in the field of Supply Chain.

-Experience will be valued in: Planning, Procurement and Logistic.

-Knowledge and experience in: ERP Systems and Planning Tools.

-Availability to travel: Yes.

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​

Job Segment: Supply Chain, Supply, Procurement, ERP, SAP, Operations, Technology