Material Planner

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Date: 2 Nov 2023

Location: Sahagun, HID, MX

Company: Alstom

Req ID:432315 


At Alstom, we understand transport networks and what moves people. From high-speed trains, metros, monorails, and trams, to turnkey systems, services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility, we offer our diverse customers the broadest portfolio in the industry. Every day, more than 80 000 colleagues lead the way to greener and smarter mobility worldwide, connecting cities as we reduce carbon and replace cars.



Exciting Opportunity: Material Planner at Alstom in Cd. Sahagun, Hidalgo

(18-month temporary position)


Purpose of the Position:
Join Alstom's dynamic team and make an impact by ensuring timely delivery of goods from our suppliers, both internal and external, while optimizing supply chain processes. Play a pivotal role in supplier governance, enhance delivery performances, and collaborate with our procurement experts to integrate contracts seamlessly into our ERP system.


Your Main Responsibilities:

  • Oversee material planning for both internal and external suppliers.
  • Ensure accurate material planning data in compliance with logistics constraints.
  • Facilitate and maintain communications with suppliers, reviewing delivery statuses and performance.
  • Handle MRP exceptions, identify potential supply issues, and orchestrate effective solutions.
  • Collaborate across the board to assess supplier capabilities, contribute to risk assessments, and develop mitigation strategies.
  • Champion Alstom's EHS and ethical policies, working towards the continuous improvement of our processes.


Who Are We Looking For:

  • Holders of a Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering/Administration or related fields.
  • Individuals with 2+ years of experience in ERP, supply chain concepts, and process enhancement.
  • Familiarity with SAP is a definite plus.
  • Proficient in English (intermediate spoken level).


Key Competencies & Skills:

  • Mastery of materials requirements planning and inventory management.
  • Expertise in supplier delivery performance management.
  • A solid grounding in industrial scheduling, transport & distribution.
  • Proficiency in supply chain information systems, data analytics, and procurement.
  • Strong grasp of project management basics.
  • An entrepreneurial spirit paired with agility and an innate ability to collaborate.


Why Alstom:
Be a part of an organization that lives by the APSYS (Alstom Production System) roadmap and Golden Rules. Join us in driving continuous improvement and upholding the esteemed EHS policy. Embrace the challenge, and contribute directly to Alstom's growth and global impact.

Step into the future of efficient supply chain management with Alstom! If you’re ready to take the next step in your career and make significant contributions to the world of material planning, we want to hear from you.


Apply now and let’s journey together!



You don’t need to be a train enthusiast to thrive with us. We guarantee that when you step onto one of our trains with your friends or family, you’ll be proud. If you’re up for the challenge, we’d love to hear from you!


Important to note

As a global business, we’re an equal-opportunity employer that celebrates diversity across the 63  countries we operate in. We’re committed to creating an inclusive workplace for everyone.



Job Type:​Experienced​

Job Segment: Logistics, Supply Chain, Supply Chain Manager, ERP, Procurement, Operations, Technology

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