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IT Portfolio Analyst - Atlanta, GA

Atlanta, GA, US, 30328

APG Headquarters


Job ID:  150182


Oldcastle APG, a CRH company, is a leading supplier of products for North America’s building and landscaping markets. Its products include concrete masonry and hardscapes, packaged cement mixes, packaged lawn and garden products and composite decking products that are sold through a variety of channels.  Oldcastle APG is the innovator behind many of the industry’s well-known brands including Belgard Hardscapes, Echelon masonry products, Sakrete bagged dry-mixes, Anchor Wall Systems, MoistureShield composite decking, among others.  With over 195 operating locations and 6,500 employees, Oldcastle APG operates across 36 states and 5 Canadian provinces.  Oldcastle APG is a U.S. subsidiary of CRH plc., a leading global diversified building materials group.




The Analyst role is focused on the consistent flow of current, accurate, and useful information amongst the Steering Committee, the Lean Portfolio Office, project managers, and functional managers.  The Analyst will also collect and create report on the benefits realized by successfully completed projects in accordance with the company’s benefits realization management processes.




Strategy & Planning


  • Reporting on status of current portfolios, programs & projects.
  • Forecasting future resource capacity based on resource projections.
  • Attendance at various steering committee and PMO meetings, along with administrative support for recordkeeping and follow-up with both attendees and non-attendees.


Operational Management


  • Ensuring the timely entry and updating of data by the various process owners and reporting on deficiencies in that currency to PMO leadership.
  • Validation of portfolio-level reporting before alerting senior leadership of its availability.
  • Coordination of various events in terms of facility, invitation, equipment, catering, and other logistics.


Position Requirements


Formal Education & Certification


  • College diploma or university degree in the field of computer science, technology, and/or project management, with two+ years equivalent work experience.
  • Certifications in technology-related and project management disciplines. Project management professional (PMP, Agile SCRUM, SAFe) certification preferred, but not required.


Knowledge & Experience


  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office, especially Microsoft Excel, is required.
  • Working technical knowledge of Clarizen & ServiceNow preferred.
  • Strong understanding of project and portfolio management techniques.
  • Familiarity with the functioning of a Lean Portfolio Office and IT Steering Committee.


Personal Attributes


  • Strong customer service orientation.
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
  • Good written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Ability to conduct research into project and portfolio management issues as required.
  • Ability to present ideas in business-friendly and user-friendly language.
  • Highly self-motivated and directed.
  • Keen attention to detail.
  • Team-oriented and skilled in working within a collaborative environment.


What CRH Americas Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


Oldcastle Architectural, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH family!


CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Date Posted:  Apr 05, 2019

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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