Project Manager (m/w/d)

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Date: 09-Jun-2022

Location: Vienna, 9, Austria

Company: Alstom

Req ID:276522 

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 

Project Manager (m/w/d)


We are currently looking to recruit a Project Manager for our Light Rail business located in Vienna, Austria.



Purpose of the role:


-    Accountable for project quality, cost, delivery performance and optimize project financial performance (margin & cash). 

-    Define the project strategy in line with contract requirements, will be responsible for the project governance 

-    Lead and coordinate project activities and stakeholders from transfer to close-out including:
-    Proper transfer from tender to project
-    Definie project objectives and main drivers (product/service performance, planning) to achieve customer satisfaction in the frame of the contract
-    Resources management
-    Alignment with contractual requirements and management of variation orders
-    Proactive risk, saving and opportunity management 
-    Management of the project progress and its KPIs, and reports to senior management, with transparency during the business/critical project reviews
-    Ensuring compliance with applicable rules, instructions and standards: Code of Ethics & Compliance, EHS, Railway Safety, Quality, Project Management Manual

-    Manage customer and external stakeholders’ relationship
-    Continuously ensuring alignment with customer contractual requirements 
-    Alstom representative towards customers and when applicable external stakeholders (Consortium, JV …)
-    Ensuring contract management and variation orders towards customer



-    Master’s Degree
-    Minimum 5 years’ experience in Project Management
-    Preferably experience of working in and with multi-national companies and in different business cultures 
Competencies & Skills 
-    Project management skills, good communication skills, team management (capacity to coordinate and ensure collaboration of multi-site/multi-metier teams), leadership, entrepreneurship mindset and result oriented, ability to manage customer relationship, negotiation skills
-    Fluent German and English knowledge 


The minimum salary for this position is 4000 € gross / month (14 x) for full-time employment according to the collective bargaining agreement. Overpayment depends on relevant work experience and qualifications.


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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