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A TECHY LEADER THAT DRIVES THE EXPANSION AGENDA

Malmö, Skåne County - Explore location IT & Digital Solutions Full Time

Job description

WHY WE WILL LOVE YOU

At Digital Expansion we lead, develop, and implement the digital vision and strategy for the establishment of new physical Customer Meeting Points and Fulfilment units, in both new and existing markets. We work in close collaboration with other teams and functions across both INGKA and INTER to ensure successful deployment of new units, aligned with the INGKA Expansion strategy.

We are transforming our way of working, and we believe that we will become stronger with your experience from starting up and leading agile teams, and your drive to always improve the everyday for our customers. We value someone that can challenge the current state and always prioritize the work based on what will generate the most value. You excel in creating and maintaining good relations, independent if the language is business or tech. Entrepreneurship comes naturally for you.

To be successful in this role we believe that you have the following skills:

• Extensive knowledge of the product management role including all financial aspects and knowing best practices in building agile and outcome-oriented ways of working.

• Thorough knowledge in how to create a successful product strategy and how to story tell to gain buy in and trust with a variety of key stakeholders.

• Deep knowledge in how to enable entrepreneurship while working with multiple stakeholders in a complex environment.

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

• You will plan and organize the assigned Digital Expansion products and manage all aspects, including defining and communicating a tangible vision, of the assigned product(s), and follow up on metrics.

• You are responsible for prioritization and execution of the backlog to ensure maximized customer value in our new establishments of IKEA Customer Meeting Points and/or Fulfilment Units.

• You will need to secure that key stakeholder are involved to ensure successful collaboration and deliveries, of all digital components across INGKA to enable expansion plans in a cost-efficient and simple way, that meets the expectations from the markets.

• You will have people responsibility and lead, coach, develop and manage the team, promoting individual growth and mentorship to enable a high performing team, with an agile and product mindset.

TOGETHER AS A TEAM

We’re a team of approximately 20 persons that lead and work with the expansion agenda within Group Digital. We’ve started our journey to become a product-oriented organization where we want to implement an agile mindset in everything we do, and we need your help to lead in this journey. We believe in empowerment and collaboration and rely on hundreds of people across the organization to deliver our work. We’re based in the south of Sweden, but a healthy dose of remote work is positive.

We’re passionate delivering new establishments to IKEA. Always with an improvement mindset that everything can be done even better. To find, together with colleagues outside of the team, solutions to challenges that can decrease costs, shorten lead times, and give our customers more value is something that motivates us in our daily work.

We value teamwork and collaboration. We value teams and team members that self-organize to solve problems. We take pride in our Leadership that drives the expansion agenda within Group Digital, and other functions we work with. There’s no better reward than getting great feedback from our customers in the countries.


INTERNAL TITLE: Digital Expansion Leader

QUESTIONS AND SUPPORT? LET'S CONNECT!

The role is based in Malmö, and you will report to the Digital Expansion Manager. For more information about the role, reach out to hiring manager Dennis Berggren

If you have any questions about the recruitment process, please reach out to tech recruiter Therese Carlsson at therese.carlsson@ingka.com. During the summer we screen candidates continuously and therefore the ad might close earlier if we find the right candidate, please apply as soon as possible!


PLEASE NOTE
Due to GDPR we cant review any applications coming to us in other ways than trough our recruitment program.


Our primary concern since the outbreak of corona virus has been the health and safety of our co-workers and candidates. Because of this, we have adapted our recruiting processes to be fully digital.