System Administrator | Dutch and English | Amsterdam

IT & Technology

For our client – an international organization in events industry with HQ in Amsterdam – we are currently seeking an all-round System Administrator. The System Administrator is responsible for further development and implementation of CRM and Online Administration systems, software applications and tools. Occasionally you may support the Marketing department with website maintenance as well as its online applications and video conference tools.

We are also looking for a hands-on System Administrator who does not mind providing user support in an office of about thirty staff.

The main focus will be on the operational performance of the automation infrastructure and the maintenance thereof. For CRM and Online Administration systems you work closely with a Senior Developer and external service provider(s).

As System Administrator you report to the Manager ICT and you also provide solicited and unsolicited advice to the Manager ICT regarding implementation of infrastructure improvements.

 As System Administrator you are responsible for:

  • Maintaining and monitoring computer network including workstations, Windows servers, Citrix and all other processes, services and applications running on them
  • Implementation of (new) hardware and software including mobile devices (iOS and Android)
  • The daily operational (routine) tasks including executing, controlling, checking and reporting on backup/restore, e-mail, Internet, security and related IT matters
  • Cloud management of Microsoft 365 including SharePoint online, Microsoft Teams, Exchange Online and providing CRM Support
  • Troubleshooting and resolving IT problems
  • Occasional support in regards of maintaining organization’s website and support to users and business partners regarding the website and its online applications
  • Liaison with external service providers and suppliers
  • Other IT related tasks given by IT Manager

The ideal candidate:

  • has relevant education, a completed bachelor's degree with a strong ICT component
  • has Microsoft certificates MCSA: Office 365 and MCSA: Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Operations
  • is fluent in English and Dutch in word and writing
  • has a minimum of 4 years’ working experience as a system (and network) administrator in an international organisation
  • has experience with McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator
  • is resourceful, reliable and has an eye for details
  • has the ability to learn quickly
  • is self-motivated/-disciplined and a team player
  • is flexible
  • the ability to bridge the gap between business strategy and ICT
  • is interested in new systems, ICT trends and has innovative approach

What does our client offer:

  • A full-time employment contract (37.5 hours per week) for one year with possible extension
  • A competitive salary
  • A bonus scheme based on collective targets and individual achieved results
  • A defined contribution pension plan
  • Laptop and mobile device
  • Possibility to follow courses for relevant IT developments
  • Working from home in consultation
  • 25 vacation days per year + extra company days off
  • Travel allowance