Procurement Lead- Interior/Sub system

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Date: 02-Feb-2023

Location: Sri City, AP, IN

Company: Alstom

Req ID:403765 

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 38 900 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.    

 

About Alstom in India

Alstom has established a strong presence in India. Currently, the company is executing metro projects in several Indian cities including Chennai, Kochi and Lucknow where it is supplying Rolling Stock manufactured out its state of the art facility at SriCity in Andhra Pradesh. In the Mainline space, Alstom is executing Signaling & Power Supply Systems for the 343 Km. section on World Bank funded Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor. Phase 1 in the construction of the new electric locomotive factory for manufacturing and supply of 800 units of 12000HP locomotives is also complete at Madhepura, Bihar while the depot at Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh is ready to commence operation. Alstom has set up an Engineering Centre of Excellence in Bengaluru, and this coupled with a strong manufacturing base as well as localized supply chains, is uniquely positioned to serve customers across the globe. Today, Alstom in India employs close to 3600 people and in line with Government of India’s ‘Make in India’ policy initiative, Alstom has been investing heavily in the country in producing world class rolling stock, components, design, research and development to not only serve the domestic market, but also rest of the world. www.alstom.com/ India

Organisational Reporting

Hierarchical reporting to Procurement Manager

Network & Links

Internal

Functional support teams (Planning, Projects, SPC & WH, Logistics, Sourcing, Quality, Production, Finance, Industrial, Engineering, Supplier development)

 

External

Suppliers,

Other Alstom Sites,

Transport Control Towers

 

Purpose of the Job

  • Leading a team of Material Planners and continuously improving the process of procurement,
  • Leading supplier risk management along with Sourcing
  • Developing strategies for optimized supply chain.
  • Supplier Delivery performance mangement with review with CFT
  • Project delivery time line adherence.
     
     
     

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Leading material planners, overall responsibility for commodity wise procurement & support function to Procurement Manger.
  • Review of material ordering process by understanding the stock levels, ensuring the deliveries are On Time In Full, thereby meeting production need dates & maintaining optimum inventory levels.
  • Expediting & monitoring supplier commitments and anticipating potential risks. Risk analysis is being done amongst the team and ensuring on time escalations / material is expedited.
  • Ensure supplier visits and evaluating supplier performance levels - Define an action plan for improvement along with the supplier and guaranteeing supplier capacity is utilised as per the business requirement.
  • Contribute to daily Procurement center meeting for QCD reviews - Identify priorities, potential concerns & road map for concern closure is formulated. Analyse missing part root causes, support for reconciliation activities and take subsequent actions.
  • Review of ERP alert messages and ensuring suppliers are routed for ASCOT implementation.
  • Safeguard Non Conformity deliveries are fulfilled as per the agreed lead time and the complete deliverables are met.
  • TLS coordination with the supplier and internal team members, signoff is done on a stipulated time frame and ensures all data are captured in the ERP, i.e., material master data management.
  • Negotiating supply chain terms and conditions along with Sourcing and ensure that these are inclined to smooth functioning of the organisation.
  • Deployment of best practices in the industry, implementing new tools and methods, supporting Internal & External Audits for greater ICQ, IRIS & APSYS scores.
  • Ensure team’s KPI are reviewed on a stipulated time frame and meeting the deliverables. Set up a routine for Talent development & multi skilling of the team - Functional & Behavioral.
  • Drive continuous improvement initiatives throughout the organization by implementing methods and systems to continually improve operational processes..

 

 

Performance Measurement

 

Team performance :

 

Missing Part Management

On Time Delivery - Supplier OTIF Performance

Deploy Kinaxis / ASCOT

Hard Inventory control

ETA Management

ERP alert messages & control

Identifying Top Worst / Best suppliers, Improvement plans

Enhancing procurement cycle & lead time

 

 

Qualifications & Skills:

 

Education & Experience

  • 8-10 yrs of Experience in procurement in an organization using SAP.
  • Graduation in Engineering / Supply Chain / Business Administration
  • Intensive Team work and collaboration with other functions
  • Experience of working in a similar domain and Product.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and experience managing and/or using a wide array of communications tools
     
    Skills required
  • Excellent communicator, Strong collaboration skills
  • Strong facilitation, project planning and management
  • Negotiation
  • Team mindset
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Focus on process improvement

 

  • Language Skills: Proficient in English, Hindi language
  • IT Skills: MS office tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

 

Measurement

Team performance :

 

Missing Part Management

On Time Delivery - Supplier OTIF Performance

Deploy Kinaxis / ASCOT

Hard Inventory control

ETA Management

ERP alert messages & control

Identifying Top Worst / Best suppliers, Improvement plans

Enhancing procurement cycle & lead time

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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