Project Sourcing Leader (H/F)

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Date: 02-Oct-2021

Location: Villeurbanne, France

Company: Alstom

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 70 000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.  


This position is based in on our Signalling Villeurbanne site (800 people), specialized in designing and manufacturing electronics systems on board and on tracks (traction, monitoring, passenger information, network…) to develop future train intelligence.

The position requires commuting between Villeurbanne, and our project office in Aix-en-Provence, and 50% présence in Aix en Provence



Part of Alstom Digital and Integrated Services France  Sourcing team, you have to :


* Manage the sourcing activity of the Tenders & Projects - specifically scope of work for Urban platform

* Launch Request For Quotations (RFQ) to the Alstom panel of suppliers in line with commodity strategies after the GO RFQ meeting

* Negotiate with the supplier Panel to reach the Business Award in line with Quality Cost Delay (QCD) requirements

* Follow-up cost variations linked to development phase until First Article Inspection

* Drive Solution / Sourcing Domains relation to define the Platform Sourcing Strategy

* Build strong middle and long term roadmap with existing suppliers and make or buy analysis 

* Drive material cost optimisation of the Reference Library

* Consolidate sourcing QCD commitment at tender phase

* Propose the split "common VS specific", as well as the list of items to be challenged in project phase (according to complexity, spent, available timing etc). * * Issue the first retroplanning, including Design For Quality sourcing milestones, with tender planning hypothesis (to be presented to Tender QCD reviews)



You have a significant sourcing experience in industrial and complex environment.

You are rigorous, have good interpersonal skills and ability to anticipate and convince.

You agree to ensure a presence 50% in Villeurbanne, and 50%in Aix en Provence

English fluent

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.