Project Manager – Web (BlueX)

Location: Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands


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Requisition Number: 1444

Position Title: Project Manager (Non-Technical)_G01

External Description:

The world around us

We live in extraordinary times. Technology, society, the job market - they’re all rapidly advancing, and opening up previously unimagined opportunities. With innovation driving the world of work even faster, many of us are left wondering: how can I find a job that works for me?

People at the heart of everything we do

Working at Randstad is unlike working at any organization. Because at Randstad we put people at the heart of everything we do; this goes for our clients, our candidates, our employees and society. By combining our passion for people with the power of today’s technologies, we support people and organizations in realizing their true potential. We call this Human Forward. Are you our new colleague?


What we’re looking for…

Project Manager – Web (BlueX)

On behalf of our parent company Randstad, we are currently seeking a talented Project Manager – Web based in Amsterdam, Netherlands on a Permanent Full-time basis to join their BlueX team.

BlueX is our global digital experience platform that will enable us to become a customer centric organisation. Our vision is to provide a seamless experience to all our customers, no matter the platform or device. We will achieve this by empowering our people around the globe to innovate where it matters. This will enable our bigger counties to lead and our smaller countries to learn, meaning we all grow together, at scale. BlueX connects the dots, provides a service, and allows everyone to work on making us a better organisation by putting our talent and customers at its centre.


What you will be doing…

As a Project Manager, you are planning and overseeing all aspects of a project. You make sure that project’s goals will be met on time and within budget. Therefore, you need to organise people, tasks, and resources to make the project successful. You need to be a smart and hands-on colleague who is able to work on several levels and in a diverse context.

Examples of your responsibilities are: 

  • Communicating the project vision with the team
  • Working with colleagues and suppliers driving projects from inception to completion
  • Writing project plans to define necessary steps for implementation
  • Planning the activities and organising a project team to deliver
  • Managing dependencies, context, and stakeholders
  • Controlling time management and monitoring progress
  • Establishing and regulating project meetings
  • Supporting OpCo’s in planning and implementing projects
  • Conducting project review and creating detailed reports for executive staff, program management team
  • Optimising and improving processes and the overall approach where necessary
  • Overseeing all incoming and outgoing project documentation
  • Managing projects in JIRA and removing bottlenecks for the team
  • Being a contact person for project escalation

What’s essential for you to have…

  • 5+ years of experience in a similar role with good technical project management skills
  • Proven track record of successful stakeholder management with an empathic, pragmatic and results-driven attitude in managing multiple stakeholders
  • Excellent analytical skills and accuracy
  • Hands-on, service-oriented, self-starting, and self-supporting attitude
  • Enjoy working in an international environment with different cultures
  • Master’s degree (or equivalent) in IT, Digital or Business Administration
  • Good command of the English language
  • You fully understand the processes we use at Randstad, and the unique challenges faced by our business
  • You see a need to continuously improve to delight our users, have flexibility and supportiveness in adapting and meeting changing needs of the business and understand the workings of a digital, multinational enterprise
  • You have strong problem-solving skills and a hands-on mentality, capability to manage and work together with different stakeholders to grow relationships and are able to work independently but also a team player
  • You have exceptional organisational and interpersonal skills
  • You have an innovative personality with a critical/creative thinker mindset focussed and being results-driven
  • You can shift gears quickly between outlining and guiding the strategic use of the product to describing detailed functionality questions and relay these back to the team
  • You are focussed and can work towards a vision / target that is set
  • Strong Business and Product strategy acumen
  • Data-driven and tech-savvy attitude
  • High attention to detail

What will make you stand out…

  • Background/speciality in the fields of Product Development, Marketing, Process Management
  • and/or the HR/Recruitment/Staffing industry


About Randstad

Within Randstad we defined the following Human Forward Leadership competencies: delighting people: connect people (client, talent, employee, society), building strong client relationships and delivering client-centric solutions. performing today: resourcefulness securing and developing resources effectively and efficiently. leading change: manages ambiguity operating effectively, even when things are not certain or the way forward is not clear. securing the future: drives vision and purpose painting a compelling picture of the vision and strategy that motivates others into action. what do you get in return? In return for your talent and effort we pay a good, competitive salary and offer attractive benefits. Job security and a great work-life balance mean we take care of each other.

Imagine having an instant network where everyone wants you to succeed. And we have the numbers to back that up: we’re 38,331 employees strong, with over 4,800 offices in 38 countries. And 47% of our management is female. Randstad’s performance standards are high, but as a team, we’ll make sure you reach and even exceed them through a wide range of learning and development opportunities. Joining our team means getting to work with great people. Each of them is crucial to maintaining our open-minded, entrepreneurial, and vibrant company culture. Sure you’ll work hard, but this hard work is also rewarded, and success is celebrated. It’s the culture you’ll find in any of our global Randstad offices. human forward starts with you Randstad’s purpose is: supporting people and organizations in realizing their true potential. And this starts with making your work meaningful every day. It’s people-work at its best. Making work meaningful.

So if you recognize yourself in the profile above, we gladly invite you to apply for this role.


Additional job details:

  • Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Job type: Permanent Full-time
  • Salary: Competitive




Community / Marketing Title: Project Manager – Web (BlueX)

Company Profile:

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