RSC Planning Function Manager

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Date: 06-Aug-2022

Location: Saint-Ouen, J, France

Company: Alstom

Req ID:185761 

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 70000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.   



Develop & lead functionally the network of Site Project and Development Planning Managers

  • Responsible for the Job Descriptions for Project and Development Planning Managers
  • Responsible for the definition of trainings to improve Competences for Project and Development Planning Managers
  • Support the Site Global Planning Managers to define their capacity & capability plans in collaboration with the RSC Planning Capacity & Capability Manager.


Network management

  • Lead functionally the Site Project and Development Planning Managers Network
  • Stakeholder Management: keep strong connection with ASST Key User network, Function Directors and their teams and RSC and RSC development transformation team


Planning process development and maintenance

  • Responsible for the implementation of the for Project and Development Planning processes during tender and project execution
  • Challenge & contribute to improve consistency & synchronisation of Planning processes on different Sites/Projects/Tenders
  • Manage REX capture on Planning process application on Tender & Projects on different Sites, best practices, recurring pain points & performance of root cause analysis to ensure continuous improvement
  • Guide and support the application of relevant project KPIs


Contribute to the development and deployment of RSC A.SST on Tenders & Projects.

  • Ensure the correct application and use of the A.SST tools, schedule templates.
  • Contribute to REX capture on A.SST application on Tender & Projects, best practices, recurring pain points & performance of root cause analysis to improve the toolbox
  • Contribute to provide training to Tender & Project teams to A.SST and to local relays of A.SST trainers.
  • Contribute to the development of the A.SST community network: Key Users (Site KU, Coaches, Trainers).




  • 10 years experience in Planning 
  • Knowledge of Scheduling
  • Knowledge of Earned Value Techniques
  • Knowledge of Critical Path Management Techniques
  • Practical experience of generating and maintaining schedules and resource plans in a modern Planning software environment
  • Experience in defining and supporting process improvements regarding cost and risk management



  • Working experience either in Engineering (e.g., Project Engineering role, Project Management or Operations)
  • Proven track record in managing cross functional Product development projects of similar scale 
  • Knowledge of “System Engineering” design methodology (including V&V/V cycle principles) is an asset
  • Railway industrial experience is of advantage



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.   


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