Candidates list 2018-05-16T17:33:38+00:00
Announcements 2018-05-16T17:43:23+00:00

Bid Manager - H22953


03 - Italia/Emilia Romagna/Bologna; 03 - Italia/Lazio/Roma; 03 - Italia/Puglia/Bari; 03 - Italia/Toscana/Firenze


Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide thesustainable 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 digitalmobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide.

The role

Place of work: Bologna, Roma, Bari or Firenze

The responsibility of the Bid Manager is to deliver a winning proposal according to customer requirements,Alstom processes, Ethics&Compliance Values and Signalling Solution strategy.
He/She ensures that all bids submitted are in line with the QCD (quality cost delivery) objectives and givessupport to the Sales Leader up to the contract award.
The Bid Manager reports directly to Bid Management leader and he/she will work in strong liaison withtender team, Sales Leader and all the stakeholders involved, internal and external.

  • Ensure compliance with applicable rules, values and instructions (e.g. Code ofEthics&Compliance, Railways Safety...)
  • Work in close relationship with Sales leader and the full tender team including involved units
  • Prepare the full technical documentation necessary to submit to Customer (technical description ofoffered solution, project master schedule, draft the price list…)
  • Define the offered solution in order to be compliant with detailed requirement capture and all thestakeholhers’ requirements and strategy
  • Manage QCD reviews and optimizations. Obtain clear commitments from different actors
  • Prepare risks & opportunities reviews
  • Keep records of the documentation produced for tender preparation
  • Partecipate to the contract negotiations
  • Manage the budget of tender preparation cost according to Tender Cost Authorization Process

  • Degree in engineering or science
  • At least 5 years of experience in a similar role, or in project management, in sectors such as railway, aviation, defence, naval or within EPC Contractors
  • Project management background, including Risk management and Planning expertise
  • Good practices of costing and financial risks
  • High communications network, reporting capabilities
  • High capability to stimulate efficient team working to produce the tender documents within a limitedtime period
  • Be able to challenge proposals to obtain optimal solutions backed with commitments
  • Demonstrate integrity and be fully involved in in Alstom Ethics&Compliance Values
  • Demonstrate excellent communication skills and able to guide, influence and convince others in amatrix organization
  • Anticipation and problem solving
  • Sense of urgency and managing priorities to be compliant with tender execution
  • Fluent in Italian and English
  • Able to understand Customer needs and to articulate how the organization can satisfy them
  • Provide documents in time and in compliance with tender requirements
  • Gross Margin degradation between tenders and projects
  • Compliance with tender cost budget
  • Data updated and recorded (compliant with processes and legal constraint)

The company in charge of the selection is Human Value

Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesti ng challenges for tomorrow’smobility. That’s why we value inquisiti ve and innovati ve people who are passionate about working together toreinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day aft er day, we are building an agile, inclusive andresponsible culture, where a diverse group of people are off ered opportuniti es to learn, grow and advance in theircareers, with opti ons across functi ons and geographic locati ons. Are you ready to join a truly internati onalcommunity of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?

Equal opportunity statement:
Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committ ed to creati ng an inclusive working environment where all ouremployees are encouraged to reach their full potenti al, and individual diff erences are valued and respected. Allqualifi ed applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexualorientati on, gender identi ty, age, nati onal origin, disability status, or any other characteristi c protected by locallaw.