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Project Office Manager

  Scorpius 30, Amsterdam

Your role

Within our Global IT Program Management Office (GPO) we are looking for a Project Office Manager. In this role you provide project managers with the guidance, support, coaching on process, best practices and methods needed to ensure successful project execution throughout its lifecycles.

Due to the globalized nature of our customer base, consistent and standardized customer experiences becomes increasingly important together with the goal to improve the efficiency, effectiveness, and scalability of our global workforce. The GPO, including teams of Data Analysis & Project Management, has been established to facilitate planning and successful execution of Global Strategic projects, as well as managing the dependencies between those projects. The GPO works closely together with the IT Domain (-leads) and business stakeholders and other business representatives to ensure that E2E processes & projects are aligned with overall business goals and priorities.

In your role as Project Office Manager you oversee the implementation of Global GPO processes, ensuring that information regarding deliverables, risks, issues, project health, and financials pass to and from management and sponsors. You will be reporting directly to the Senior Director Global IT Program Management

What you’ll need

  • Bachelor degree
  • 5-8 years’ experience within a similar role within a Project based environment
  • Knowledge and experience of formal Project Management methodologies (e.g. SCRUM, AGILE, PRINCE2)
  • A high degree of computer literacy, including using MS Office tools in a project environment (incl. MS Project, Word, PowerPoint & Excel)
  • Experience of using Smartsheet (= PPM tool) and SharePoint as a document repository
  • Experience working closely with Project Managers and IT Teams
  • Familiar with financial considerations, business cases etc.
  • Team-driven mindset among project management staff, stakeholders, and sponsors.
  • Both detail- and process-oriented.
  • Strong communication skills – objective, empirical, diplomatic, and capable of messaging effectively and communicating information to various organizational levels.
  • Fluent written and spoken English is essential. Any other European language is an advantage
  • With a team in the US & EMEA, you should be flexible with your office hours (potentially the hours during the afternoon, into the early evening (19:00 CET), could be busy).
  • Willing to travel occasionally, mainly within Europe

 A bit about us

Interxion: A Digital Realty Company, is a leading provider of carrier- and cloudneutral data centre services across EMEA. With more than 700 connectivity providers in over 100 data centres across 13 European countries, we are at the heart of the internet – powering finance, communication, healthcare, creativity, entertainment, life. As part of Digital Realty, our customers now have access to 49 metros across six continents. We’ve 2,800+ colleagues around the world who work together, come up with life-changing solutions and create connections that matter every day.

What we can offer you

Our rapidly evolving business sector offers the opportunity to be part of a courageous and passionate team who work together to understand and meet the changing needs of our global customers. Join us and you’ll be part of a supportive and inclusive environment where you can bring your whole self to work. As part of our team, you’ll get to work with people from different business areas, challenge the way we do things and put your ideas into action. We’ll also give you plenty of development opportunities so you can build a rewarding and successful career with us. This is an exciting time to join our business so apply now and make your mark on our future. #LI-DK1

Want to know more about this position?

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Daphne Koning -Olde Dubbelink

Daphne Koning -Olde Dubbelink

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Your future colleagues

“I enjoy coming to work each day to support the team and their growth.”

Isaac S.
Manager, IT Corporate Services, Dallas, TX