Tender Sourcing Leader – S&I


Job title: Tender Sourcing Leader – S&I

Company: Alstom

Job description: Req ID:115763

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 75 000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.

Tender Sourcing Leader – S&I

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. India


  • Manage the sourcing activity of the Tender and the ref lib
  • Drive Solution / Sourcing Domains relation to define the Platform Sourcing Strategy: collects and challenges functionnal requirements on commodity, tenders short term visibility, business forecasts, market constraints and QCD targets per commodity, animates workshops between Sourcing Domains and Solution team, provides regular feed back on strategy application and effiency
  • Drive material cost optimisation of the Reference Library: collects and formalizes Return on Experience on solutions which were successful or not in projects, brings new ideas, challenges Solution requirements when relevant, ensures implementation in liaison with Sourcing Domains, identifies risks and mitigation plans
  • Consolidate sourcing QCD commitment at tender phase: provides requirements (by gap) to Sourcing Domains and challenges them when relevant, consolidates the material cost commitment, proposes ambitions based on Reference Library improvement lans, uses Tender Sourcing Plan to check position Vs Cost & LCC Baseline, Panel compliance…

Educational Requirments : * Engineering degree (Mechanical, Electrical)

  • Masters in purchasing or equivalent (engineering, project management)

Technical Knowledge / Experience * Interest in technical field

  • 8 years of experience (Project, Sourcing, Engineering)

Behavioral and Technical Skills / Competencies * Ability to work in a matrix environment

  • Communication skills & Team spirit
  • Ability to challenge and innovate
  • Results oriented
  • Rigorous and structured
  • International mindset
  • Fluent in English

Job Location


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.

Job Type:​Experienced​

Expected salary:

Location: Bangalore, Karnataka

Job date: Sat, 05 Jun 2021 07:26:21 GMT

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