IKEA · Publicerad 11 jan

Experienced Senior Project Manager – Operations & Shared Services, IKEA IT Helsingborg

You see things a little differently. So, do we. Our global thinking gives you global opportunities. At IKEA we invite you to grow in your own way. Come see things a little differently with us.

We manage projects that improve customers' lives. Involve yourself in projects to improve co-worker efficiency. Whatever your focus, you could be leading the way to create change for thousands – perhaps millions – of people.

About the job

IKEA is on an ambitious and exciting growth journey. Over the coming years we are investing heavily to develop IKEA into the future. We want you to be the change.

Our task is to keep the lights on today and build the IT landscape for tomorrow, enabling IKEA to meet the many people! We do that by securing the daily IT operations, delivering shared test- and integration services and infrastructure expertise and supporting co-workers 24/7.

Project Office houses Project Management resources and is responsible for leading pre-studies and projects within the OSS Project Portfolio as well as ensuring qualitative and efficient project management processes and methods.

The Senior Project Manager is responsible for managing the project, lead people through methods and processes to make everyone perform their best. You deliver within decided scope, time and result mastering the different aspects of project management such as stakeholder-, risk- and dependency management. We see that you are excellent to manage communication to relevant stakeholders. You are also able to manage dependencies and interfaces and Identify, mitigate and manage risks within your project. You are also able to manage procurement and vendor relations in your assignment. This is naturally influenced by IKEAs values.

About you
  • You are a natural leader
  • You build trustful relations and working with leveraging diversity and inclusion among different cultures in a global organisation
  • You have great communication and good interpersonal skills
  • You have a large drive and integrity and you are capable of leading in a complex and fast -moving environment
  • You are result oriented and manage to deliver what is expected
  • You have a confident leadership and ability to see the whole picture, but at the same time you have a practical mind set and you like to be hands on
  • You have Excellent skills in change management
  • You have a desire to be an excellent Project Manager, and a genuine interest to share your experience and being a mentor to co-workers that want to grow in their role
We believe that you have at least ten years' experience as Project Manager from global companies. You also have experience from working in large global complex projects and preferably you possess experience from working with both Waterfall and Agile methodologies

As a person you have a down to earth attitude and you share our IKEA values.

The IKEA mindset

At IKEA, we believe in people´s capacity and potential and we value diversity and inclusion, which is very important to us and must be important to you.

Our offer:
  • We offer you a great place to work in a global organization where you together with inspired colleagues will have the possibility to influence and take responsibility as well as grow with IKEA.
  • The position is in Helsingborg, Sweden.
How to apply

To know more about you, please add your answers to below questions in you cover letter:
  • Describe yourself in three words
  • In a few sentences, tell why you want to work at IKEA and what the challenge will be for you
  • Motivate why we should choose you
  • Describe where do you get most energy; working in waterfall or agile ways of working?
Please send your application in English as soon as possible since we continuously choose candidates to proceed with, the recruitment process can be closed earlier than stated.

The recruitment process is handle by Women Ahead – a recruitment company with focus on women in IT, tech and telecom.

For further information, please contact Michaela Sundelin: michaela@womenahead.se or +46 705-081508
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