General Manager - Ottawa

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Date: 6 Feb 2024

Location: Ottawa, CA

Company: Alstom

Req ID:417909 

Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide

  • Successfully implementing company policy and developing strategic plans in the site$
  • Deliver financial performance by controlling finance and maintaining an effective management team,
  • Maintaining a dialogue between shareholders and the board and ensure that all efforts are in alignment
  • Act as the Legal Representative (including the management and control) of the site
  • Deliver on sales, orders, profit and cash as per agreed budget, supplemented by Customer Directors for existing clients and Business Development for new clients
  • Manage maintenance / services contracts execution 
  • Represents Alstom at local level
  • Manage Workload in line with (Site)/ Regional Centre Workload strategy
  • Provides guidance for workers as needed and approves training opportunities
  • Researches and analyses industry, market, and competitors to make informed strategy decisions
  • Creates initiatives to take advantage of market opportunities, reduce operational threats, forestall business risks, and maximizes core strengths
  • Identifies core competencies and defines operational goals
  • Ensure safety and security co-ordination for Alstom employees, assets and datas in the site.
  • Ensure that a crisis management system is developed and maintained.
  • Ensure that the Ethics & Compliance policy is applied in the country in respect of all business transactions and of personal integrity
  • Ensure implementation of Transformation Program actions
  • Develop and protect Alstom image in the country or cluster with key stakeholders
  • Ensures Site cohesion, constructive Social relations, compliance with EHS regulations 
  • Manage Field Operations activities for projects
  • Implement and ensure right application of (site) Quality Management System
  • Ensure that (Site) Standard Processes are deployed
  • Ensure that (Site)global strategy & action plans are deployed and applied


Performance measurements:   (OTD, QCD, Sales, PMC, Orders, Gross margin, etc.)

  • Finance (sales, POH, cash)
  • Project QCD
  • Customer satisfaction
  • Quality (GR GO On time, GR On time, Costs of Non-Quality, ISO compliance)
  • EHS KPIs (IFR1, IFR2)
  • Compliance Process, legal & Social Responsibility (industrial relations, ethics & compliance, ALSTOM Image)

Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?  


Equal opportunity statement:
Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.  All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by local law. 





Job Type:​Experienced​

Job Segment: General Manager, Employee Relations, Business Development, Manager, Management, Human Resources, Sales

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