Manager (ERP Operations Functional Leader)

Wabtec Corporation

Bahadurgarh, India


Position summary

Wabtec Corporation is a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions and value-added services for freight and transit rail. Drawing on nearly four centuries of collective experience across Wabtec, GE Transportation and Faiveley Transport, the company has unmatched digital expertise, technological innovation, and world-class manufacturing and services, enabling the digital-rail-and-transit ecosystems. Wabtec is focused on performance that drives progress, creating transportation solutions that move and improve the world. Wabtec has approximately 27,000 employees in facilities throughout the world. Visit the company’s new website at:

It’s not just about your career… or your job title…it’s about who you are and the impact you are going to make on the world. Do you want to go into uncharted waters…do things that haven’t been done to make yours and someone else's life better? Wabtec has been doing that for decades and we will continue to do so! Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, Wabtec delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Exposure to Operations and SCM

  • To verify business processes used by organization are optimized for better growth and Business process upgradation
  • Accountable for getting best in class business practices in the areas of supply chain operations.
  • Configure supply chain systems to work in tandem with operations to ensure peak efficiency


  • Consulting with business units to determine ERP requirements
  • Create detailed functional design, process flows, build solution and design user-friendly interfaces
  • Provide necessary support to Operations department during actual customization 
  • Perform end-to-end system testing to validate system configuration
  • Install and integrate ERP software/apps
  • Creating training processes and documentation to teach others how to use new systems.

Leadership qualities

  • Taking over the solution leadership from implementation partners. Ensuring our implementation partners are delivering best solution to the business.
  • Provide daily system support by performing root cause analysis for system issues
  • Actively identify opportunities for continuous improvement within a supply chain

Collaborative approach

  • Work with cross-functional teams to drive system/solution/technical architecture
  • Communicate with clients to understand business requirements and perform network analysis
  • Utilize industry expertise to assist clients in selecting the perfect supply chain software

Project Management

  • Ensure assignments are completed within the agreed timelines and budget
  • Planning new systems that address any issues with the current systems.
  • Keep track of timelines and scope and resolve conflicts between business and technology teams by communication and guidance and avoid any deviations
  • Streamline operations by collaborating with cross-functional teams

Education / Skills:

  • Full Time Engineering Degree in any discipline (preferably Mechanical/ Automobile/ Electrical from reputed Institute
  • Optional (added advantage): MBA in Supply Chain Mgmt from reputed B school
  • Optional (added advantage) APICS training or equivalent
  • Demonstrated skills on ERP Oracle, MPS, MRP, MTS and MTO strategies
  • Hands on experience in ERP & Excel Macro skills
  • Analytic & synthesis skill
  • Communication skills with site multiple departments
  • Problem Solving skills (RCA, 8D, PDCA, …)
  • Organizational & time management skills to maintain on time analysis and reports

Professional Experience

  • 15+ years of relevant experience in ERP implementation
  • An analytical thinker with a desire to understand all aspects of Supply Chain Operations
  • 5+ years of leadership experience as a direct manager
  • Strong project management skills, including relevant industry-standard certifications
  • Strong skills on Budgeting and forecasting
  • Solid experience of working in multi-functional teams and large-scale projects encompassing multiple enterprise applications/systems
  • Appreciate teamwork and enjoy working with others at all levels of the organization
  • Enjoy working in a fast paced environment
  • Strong emotional intelligence and relationship building ability
  • Solid communication, presentation, facilitation, and discussion skills
  • Highly organized and able to remain flexible to the changing business needs
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Highly data-driven and process orientated
  • Self-motivated/ Go getter/ Self Driven/ Needs minimum supervision
  • Demonstrated commitment for process improvement                               

Ability to deliver effective presentations and educate at all levels of the organization  


English & Hindi are mandatory

Wabtec Corporation is committed to taking on the world’s toughest challenges. In order to fulfill that commitment we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles…people like you! Wabtec Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, or protected Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

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About the company

Industry: Industrial: Equipment Manufacturing

At Wabtec, we are in the business of realizing potential. Our employees are the architects of the future. Go just about anywhere and you’ll find us. If you want to move and improve the world, start here.