Apprenticeship - Buyer Wheelset & Drive systems

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Date: 30-Jul-2022

Location: Saint-Ouen sur seine, J, France

Company: Alstom

Req ID:293487 


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 


Within Alstom procurement organization, we are looking for a Buyer apprentice in the Domain Electrical & Propulsion systems.
In your role you will actively support Commodity managers in charge of Wheelset & Drive systems as well as Transformers & Auxiliary power supply unit.


You will be in charge of the following missions:

  • Support the Commodity managers in creating and/or upgrading purchasing strategy
  • Contribute to manage procurement Dashboard and supplier panel (QCDT)
  • Contribute to reinforce panel in some growing regions
  • Improve cost model and contribute tender preparation
  • Build up forecast tool
  • Be involved in supplier negotiation and contracting process



  • Educational level: Master degree in science completed with a specialization in purchasing as well as a first experience in an industrial environment would be appreciated.
  • Technical skills: Recommended to be technical/product sensitive, master advanced pack office functionalities in particular excel and power point.
  • Behavioral skills: Candidate shall demonstrate rigor, dynamism, agility and ability to communicate and deliver synthetic message.
  • Fluent English is required.



Apprenticeship of 12 months starting september 2022


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:​Internship/Apprenticeship​

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