• Buyer

    AlstomHornell, NY 14843

    Job #1303067148

  • BuyerDate: 14-Sep-2020Location: Hornell, NY, United StatesCompany: AlstomWe 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.Alstom's approach can be summarized in one word - "fluidity". Alstom is a global leader in passenger, freight and mining rail transportation, signalling, and infrastructure, and sets the benchmark for innovative and environmentally friendly technologies. We are a global leader in the transportation sector, in the digital age. 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 €8.1 billion and booked €12.1 billion of orders in the 2018/19 fiscal year. Headquartered in France, Alstom is present in over 60 countries and employs 36,300 people. Visit ~~~ at ~~~/ to learn more about our business.Responsibilities:+ Reporting to the Regional Commodity Manager, the Buyer participates in the sourcing efforts from the development phase until the serial end of life. The Buyer participates in the management of supplier's QCD (Quality, Cost, and Delivery) performance, and supports product execution.+ Under General Supervision, prepare and send Request for Quotations (RFQ) to suppliers+ Collect and assist in the analysis of supplier's proposals within project budget and process purchase orders for items according to set procedures+ Administrates and maintains purchase orders and change orders according to procedures+ Communicates engineering releases and engineering change notices to suppliers+ Coordinates with all departments regarding supplier related issues within assigned commodities+ Provides information to Lead Buyers and Commodity Managers to keep them informed of any critical issues within assigned commodities+ Participates in Special Projects/assignments as required and/or directed+ Assists with expediting delivery of critical parts for Production as required+ Maintains documented records for both internal and external communications as it relates to commercial issues+ Updates and maintains ERP System with accurate delivery datesEducation:+ Associates Degree (2 year degree) preferred+ 1 - 3 years preferredTechnical competencies & behaviour:+ Team-working and leadership+ Ability to work well in a Team environment+ Experience in a multicultural and or matrixed work environment required+ Knowledge of SAP Purchase to Pay module desirable+ Strong analytical skills and understanding Financial Fundamentals and Concepts+ Good knowledge and application of Microsoft Office tools, particularly Excel, PowerPoint, and Word+ Procurement / Supply Chain certification desired (CPM, CPSM, CPIM, CSCP)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.Alstom offers competitive salaries, an excellent benefits package, and flexible work options, as well as a uniquely diverse and unified team of professionals. Our culture supports an environment where employees can continuously learn and gain professional growth through education, exciting projects and career mobility. Alstom recognizes your achievements and excellent performance through various performance incentive, recognition and reward programs. Our commitment is to you, the employee. Come work in an environment that is driven by integrity, innovation and visionary thinking. Make switch to a new track and join Alstom today!Alstom abides by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.Accommodations for Applicants with DisabilitiesAlstom provides reasonable accommodations and/or assistance to applicants with disabilities and disabled veterans (including but not limited to other protected veterans and individuals with known physical and mental limitations). If you need a reasonable accommodation/assistance for any part of the application and/or hiring process, please note this in our online application.Successful applicants will be required to undergo pre-employment drug testing for unauthorized substances. Marijuana and medical marijuana are considered unauthorized substances. Additionally, upon date of hire, applicants will be required to complete the U.S. Department Homeland Security's I-9 form confirming identity and authorization to work in the United States.Job Segment: Procurement, Purchasing, ERP, Buyer, Supply, Operations, Finance, TechnologyAll qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Alstom is a drug-free workplace.This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.Accommodations for Applicants with DisabilitiesAlstom provides reasonable accommodations and/or assistance to applicants with disabilities and disabled veterans (including but not limited to other protected veterans and individuals with known physical and mental limitations). If you need a reasonable accommodation/assistance for any part of the application and/or hiring process, please contact Alstom's Recruiting Department at ~~~ (please use "Accommodation Request" as the subject line).

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