Logistics Method and Tools Manager (M/F)
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 36 300 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.
We are looking for a Logistics Method and Tools Manager (H/F)
This job is part of the Alstom Global Supply Chain organization, within the “central – corporate” team located in Saint-Ouen Headquarters – France.
The Global Supply Chain covers all the Alstom businesses: Rolling Stock & Components, Services, Signaling and Systems & Infrastructure.
The key missions of the Alstom Global Supply Chain are:
To ensure operational performance supported by strong process adoption
To develop the Alstom Supply Chain to support region’s growth
To lead Supply Chain “métiers” and competencies
To develop local team empowerment and cross-regional collaboration
The Global Supply Chain is based on 3 major sub-processes:
Supply Chain Planning & Hard Inventory
Procurement & Supplier Relationship Management
Logistics, transport & Customer Services
PURPOSE OF THE JOB:
As part of the “Logistics, transport & Customer Services” group, the Logistics Method and Tools manager is the Logistics Subject Matter expert in terms of process and associated tool (ERP) and will be in charge of the good adoption of the global processes and associated tools within regions & sites.
An advanced knowledge of SAP ERP is required to perform the job.
Contribute to the definition of standards, processes and instructions and associated tools, with Alstom Regions involvement
Provide to Regions and Sites standard Methods (processes) & Information System tools to support overall Supply Chain logistic process
Lead the definition of new Information System & tools (IS&T) or the improvement of actual Method & Tools with the IS&T team based on Logistic business requirements & budget constraint.
Support the deployment of new core tools and make sure that they are applied in the proper and efficient way.
Validate alignment between new Logistic processes and available tools.
Sustainable support to sites (including technical trainings and key users skills developments)
Animate Key Users networks
Support mobilizations requests from Regions/Sites or other Alstom departments on logistic domain
Supply Chain continuous technology watch with Key contribution to Digital operations definition within & between Alstom sites
QUALIFICATION & COMPETENCIES - Expected Level
Initial Background: Business or Engineering school graduation with Supply Chain orientation
Advanced SAP knowledge is a must, including SAP Wharehouse management module
Languages: English fluent, French appreciated
Availability to support sites outside France and travel + at least 1 week per month.
Supply Chain information flow experience > 5 years covering:
- Warehouse management flows and production line feeding with IM and WM SAP module
- Logistic mobile solutions with barcode/ QR code use
- Sales & Distribution activities (in the railways business is a +)
- Inter-site internal Procurement with use of Stock transfer orders
- Material master set up and update
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.