Interior Buyer (m/f/d)

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Date: 01-Nov-2022

Location: Wien, AT

Company: Alstom

Req ID:266441 

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. 

We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of today and tomorrow.

To support our teams we are looking for  dedicated and motivated  Interior Buyers to join us in our locations in Vienna, Austria, and Hennigsdorf near Berlin, Germany.

Who we are?

We are a dynamic and vibrant company with ambitious goals

Join Alstom, a community caring about people, and therefore caring for people. 🤝

Taking care of our #employees means empowering them to achieve their own success, which is why we encourage our teams to take charge of their careers. There are numerous opportunities for international mobility and #career advancement for everyone. 🌍 

Your Role:
•    Prepare and launch of Request for Quotation with suppliers
•    Lead project negotiation
•    Monitor Procurement project QCDT (Quality, Cost, Delivery, Technology) & legal project evolution (First-Article-Inspection , Business Award, Product development)
•    Ensure work package sheet commitment respect
•    Prepare Business Award
•    Follow and Promote the Alstom Code of Ethics and adhering to the highest standards of ethical conduct
•    Coordinate project with all levels (Global, Regional, Local)
•    Ensure the on-time delivery and quality are secured especially during the ramp-up phase of the project
•    Consolidate the commodity needs, inputs
•    Participate actively to commodity strategy and panel elaboration
•    Provide imputes to build differentiation
•    Support of Commodity Manager in tender phase
•    Represent the commodities towards projects, platforms and solutions.
•    Ensure effective teamwork with internal customers and stakeholders in problem solving
•    Support global supplier panel relationship
•    Manage specific supplier panel relationship (negotiation, specific agreement, local supplier QCDT performances)
•    Measure the supplier's performance and develop them in coordination with supplier Quality Team
•    Assess properly all risky suppliers and manage the associated mitigation plan
•    Manage initial issues before escalation to line manager

Competencies & Skills:
•    Engineering or Business School Master Degree or Similar experience levels
•    Sourcing professional background (minimum 3-5 years) on direct materials (production) 
•    Fluent in English and German would be a plus 
•    Team Work Skills and Open Minded Culture 

Play your part in bringing together mobility and responsibility by joining our team. Responsibility is at the heart of our culture, and we proudly lead the way to greener and smarter mobility. 🌱🚅


We consider the diversity of our employees as key to innovation and success. As employer we are proud to offer everyone equal chances, irrespective of age, skin colour, religious belief, gender, sexual orientation or origin.


Classification and salary will be agreed upon based on your professional and personal competence in line with the market and performance. We are required by law to disclose the minimum salary for this position, which according to the collective agreement is 3.093,91 € gross / month (full-time basis). 


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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