Senior IT Project Manager - Amsterdam

Amsterdam, NH, NL, 1083 HL


Country: Netherlands 
City: Amsterdam
Req ID: 475497


About CRH

We are CRH, and we are committed to contributing to a more resilient and sustainable built environment. We understand the wider impact our businesses can make in supporting human activity. We continue to do this through the delivery of unique, superior building materials and products for use in road and critical utility infrastructure, commercial building projects and outdoor living solutions.


CRH is the leading provider of building materials solutions that build, connect and improve our world. Employing c.75,800 people at c.3,160 locations in 29 countries, CRH has market leadership positions in both North America and in Europe.


Without you noticing our products, we are everywhere you live, work, and relax.


Our project portfolio includes some of the most sustainable and cutting-edge building projects around the world. Think of the asphalt on the Silverstone Grand Prix Circuit, the Paris Metro Rail project, but also the Louis Vuitton Museum in Paris, parts of the Burj Khalifa, and the Kennedy Space Centre.


Learn more about us through the following Link.


Position Overview 

CRH is looking for an IT Project Manager. The role will be expected to lead a variety of technology projects covering Infrastructure, Security and Applications.


The IT Project Manager will build a broad range of relationships throughout European IT and CRH Operating Companies to ensure projects are both technically and operationally delivered for CRH.


Key Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for managing the relationships with stakeholders at all levels throughout the organization
  • Responsible for providing leadership to project teams across Europe
  • Responsible for ensuring projects are communicated clearly to stakeholders
  • Assisting the business to clearly define project requirements and scope
  • Align projects with internal processes e.g., cost management, CAB
  • Ensure project momentum is always maintained
  • Responsible for aligning all projects with the CRH project methodologies
  • Develop a detailed project plan to track progress
  • Measure and report on project performance and status
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks
  • Responsible for ensuring projects are delivered on-time, within scope and budget


Travel expectations: Some travel (20%) is expected in this role.


Key Functional Competencies and Relevant Experience

  • Ability to form relationships and collaborate effectively with a wide range of stakeholders
  • Proven IT Project Management delivery
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Eager to learn and develop: CRH is an employer who invests in its people
  • Organization
  • Leadership
  • Controlling
  • Stress tolerance
  • Client/Business oriented
  • Persistent and tenacious
  • Analytical
  • Desire to expand knowledge and skills


Your Education and Experience

  • 5 years of IT Project Management experience
  • University degree or equivalent in Information Technology
  • Project management accredited e.g., Prince 2


What CRH Offers You

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

  • Highly competitive salary package

  • Comprehensive secondary benefits

  • Significant contribution to your pension plan

  • Health and wellness programs, including an on-site gym and fitness classes

  • Excellent opportunities to develop and progress with a global organization

Connect your future to CRH

We are curious to learn more about you. At CRH, we believe our mutual differences contribute to the healthy, productive, and enjoyable workspace we create. Please introduce yourself and apply for this great opportunity.


Is this role not for you, but do you know someone who is a perfect fit? Please let us know:

CRH is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment for all employees and actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.


Benefits/perks listed above may vary depending on the nature of the employment with CRH and the country where you work.


Please note that we cannot accept any applications submitted through email for GDPR purposes. Candidates must apply through our job portal.


We do not accept candidate introductions for this position from recruitment agencies, unless you have been instructed to do so by our recruitment team.


Date:  18 May 2023

Job Segment: Project Manager, Manager, Network, Technology, Management