Project Manager

6-5-2020 charleroi


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, customized services (maintenance, modernization), 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.


Alstom has been part of the Belgian railway history for about 130 years.
Today, from Charleroi (BE), the company is active through two centers of excellence:
- Signalling Systems – Center of excellence ERTMS (European standard development and implementation)
- Power Electronics – Center of excellence Traction Systems (Traction solutions / auxiliary converters / low voltage cabinets)
Important efforts in R&D support the development of these activities contributing actively to promoting a safe and performant railway network as well as sustainable mobility solutions worldwide.
The Alstom Belgium teams have an excellent knowledge and reputation in the global project management and every day from Charleroi, about 1050 employees, among which 500 engineers, are working on more than 100 projects all over the world. Thanks to them, the site of Charleroi makes a significant contribution to worldwide rail transportation development.


Specific responsibilities of the role:

 In charge to deliver projects according to QCD commitments as specified at contract signature
under the joint supervision of Solutions VP (or Projects Director) and Customer Director (magic
 Manage project team: Project Engineering Manager, Project PDI Manager, Project Installation
Manager, Project Commissioning Manager, Project QSW Manager, Project Planning Manager,
Project Controller
 Support Customer Director in proposing and negotiating variation orders with customer
 Support Customer Director in getting customer acceptance
 Ensures that the Project Team supports & facilitates the mission of the PQM (Project Quality
Manager) in respect of applicable process and standards, and guarantees the independence of the
 Supports the PQM in the management of the project warranty, including performance
demonstration and timely defects clearance.
 Ensure project methods and tools are applied on project

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Educational Requirements

o Degree level or equivalent education (engineering related)
o Candidate should posses a project/general management commercial background


o Strong leadership
o Rigour and pragmatism
o Results focused
o Use of business indicators
o Excellent interpersonal skills to fulfil role of interface manager with both the customers and
o Candidate should posses a project/general management commercial background

Desired Knowledge / Experience

o World class Project Manager with proven track record in Private Sector
o 5 years experience of managing high value (>10 M Euros) or technically complex projects
o Experience of Project Management in an international environment
o Experience of railway industry and signalling projects would be a major asset
o A good command in French and English are mandatory

wat bieden wij?

You’re looking for a challenging but also meaningful job in a multicultural engineering company which sustain careers evolutions and allows international mobility?
At Alstom we offer you the opportunity to unleash your potential and reinvent yourself! As our next colleague, you will have a unique opportunity to drive our organization forward, while continuing to build your career and contribute to the expanding growth of a safer global railway industry.
You recognize yourself in this short description?

Don’t hesitate to apply! ( or

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Jérôme Hallaux 065 32 98 29
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