Apprenticeship - Procurement

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Date: 4 Jun 2023

Location: Saint-Ouen, FR

Company: Alstom

Req ID: 415237

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 




We are looking for a student to work in our Train Development Site "Rolling Stock & Components Saint-Ouen”. Our Rolling Stock site is responsible to deliver tenders and projects all over the world, with more than 250 employees.

You will be working within the Purchasing team and will be responsible for contributing to the purchasing commitments for rolling stock tenders.



With the Procurement Tender Managers and Director,  you will be responsible for identifying & preparing the purchasing part of the rolling stock tenders in collaboration with the various contributors (Engineering, Industrial, Planning, etc).


  • Build robust and competitive tender Procurement Commitment: Cost, Scope & Schedule
  • Manage Product Procurement reference to prepare tenders, to fit market prices and Customer needs
  • With the support of your tutor, challenge tender requirements when relevant (promote standardization or optimum technology)
  • Contribute to define Tender Procurement strategy
  • Contribute to lead commitment reviews with commodities
  • Consolidate the sourcing commitment in tender phase and the preliminary supplier list
  • Propose committed savings, competitiveness improvement plans
  • Propose a risk register, incl. mitigation plan
  • Manage the commitment construction with the sourcing community
  • Contribute to lead competitiveness reviews involving the management




  • Master's degree in Purchasing or equivalent (Engineering or Business school)
  • Fluent in English
  • Analytical mind & result oriented, structured
  • Team player / Agility
  • Open to work in an international environment



1 year contract, starting in September 2023




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. 





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