Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Sydney


Req ID:
We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of now and the future. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses, autonomous subways, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of 34 500 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.
The Role
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Material Planning Manager to join our Sydney Metro North West project team. In this role, you will work closely with the Maintenance Project Team to clarify maintenance planning and the impacts on the materials scheduled.
This is a “hands-on” role which will require you to build upon relationships across existing vendors, as well as internally within the project and work hand in hand with various departments to accurately and reliably ensure a supply of materials.
Key responsibilities include:
Ensure coordination with the Maintenance Project Team to clarify maintenance planning and impacts on material schedule
Maintenance of safety stock levels to ensure appropriate service levels are maintained
Working closely with planning, procurement and logistics teams to ensure materials are delivered to the right location, in the right condition at the right time
Ensuring the Material Requirements Planning Parameter is set up in coordination with Local Operations Team and maintenance schedule
Monitor the safety stock levels for materials in consultation with the Procurement Team and the Supply Chain Manager
Continuously review and manage the process improvement and drive efficiency
To be successful it would be desirable to have:
Extensive experience in Material Planning, ideally from Rail, Construction or Project industry
Proven track record in managing the material duties in an SAP MRP environment across a multi-site business
Experience in SAP and advanced level in excel skills
Proven track record in SAP reporting, including MRP
Strong stakeholder management skills and be capable of communicating with all levels in the organization
Excellent time management skills and interpersonal skills
We believe that a diverse and inclusive workforce is a lever to running a sustainable and successful business. We are dedicated to creating an inclusive environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.
Job Type:​Experienced​

About the company

As a promoter of sustainable mobility, Alstom develops and markets systems, equipment and services for the transport sector. Alstom offers a complete range of solutions (from high-speed trains to metros, tramways and e-buses), passenger solutions, customised services (maintenance, modernisation), infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Alstom is a world leader in integrated transport systems. The company recorded sales of €7.3 billion and booked €10.0 billion of orders in the 2016/17 fiscal year. Headquartered in France, Alstom is present in over 60 countries and employs 32,800 people.

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