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IT Project Manager


Houston, US

Country/Region:  US
Job Area:  Information Technology
Business Unit:  IT

Our success is based on our people who are the driving force behind Neste’s transformation to become a global leader in renewable and circular solutions. The passion that we have for creating a healthier planet for our children is what makes us unique. We believe everyone is a leader and shares a desire for collaboration. Our three values ``We care, We have courage and We cooperate'' are embedded in our everyday work. Working safely and responsibly at all times is essential to all of us.


Neste’s regional headquarters in North America is in Houston, Texas and the company employs more than 500 people across the US.


In March of 2022, Neste signed definitive agreements for the establishment of a 50/50 joint venture (Martinez Renewable Fuels) with US-based Marathon Petroleum.  The joint venture will produce renewable diesel from Marathon’s refinery in Martinez, California.  Through this joint venture Neste obtains a 50% interest in the Martinez Renewable Fuels.


We are looking for an experienced IT Project Manager to join our IT team based in Houston, Texas.


At Neste, we want to be forerunners in a rapidly changing world. This means innovating with business transformations and accelerating new growth with IT solutions and technologies.


Job Summary:

As an IT Project Manager you will implement new business solutions in a global business environment. You will be in the front row of delivering concrete business value. Your versatility and wide range of skills will enable you to grow and develop your career here at Neste.


Job Responsibilities:

  • You know the success factors of an IT project, and you are able to lead a project and develop project work based on your know-how.
  • You need to be able to understand the big picture and recognize essential matters.
  • You are capable of leading project staff by being cooperative and always aiming to find a solution for different challenges along the way.
  • You must also be able to ensure that all relevant documentation is part of the project’s deliverables.
  • IT Project Manager is a key player, who needs to be able to combine business people, IT Architects and vendor employees together.


Results Expectations:

  • As an IT Project Manager you are a key person to ensure project success and to achieve business benefits.
  • Position doesn't include direct supervisor responsibility, but to be successful in this position you should be able to lead your network of both business partners and vendors.
  • Capability to create measurable targets and business cases.


Education & Experience:

  • University level degree or similar level of education.
  • Senior PM skills: deep knowledge of both Waterfall and Agile methodologies.
  • Preferably PM certification.
  • Great communication skills: This position will work with a wide range of stakeholders (Business Owners, Product Owners, IT Experts, Vendors).
  • Systematic way of working, incl. documenting, reporting.
  • Capability to create measurable targets and KPI’s.


If this resonates with you, we look forward to receiving your application. 



The recruitment process will include interviews and possible aptitude assessment.


In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification “Form I-9” upon hire. This employer participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S. 


Join us in creating a healthier planet for our children.


Our success is based on our people who are the driving force behind Neste’s transformation to become a global leader in renewable and circular solutions. We are also committed to carbon neutral production by 2035. The passion that we have for creating a healthier planet for our children is what makes us unique.


We have set high standards for biodiversity, human rights and supply chain. We have consistently been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices and the Global 100 list of the world’s most sustainable companies. 


To carry out our strategy and business growth, our values guide our work. We support, develop and take care of the wellbeing of our people to enable them to grow, innovate and build our future. 


We care. We have courage. We cooperate. 


At Neste we want our people to feel good and do good. We provide clear and transparent targets, development opportunities, empowering leadership as well as rewards based on role and responsibilities. 


Neste’s strategy is called ‘’Faster, Bolder and Together’. It reflects the understanding that there is no time to lose in combating climate change or helping to tackle the waste plastic challenge. In order to succeed, we need to act, innovate new solutions and deliver them faster and bolder than ever before – together.


In the end, it is the people who make the company. We are Neste.

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