IKEA is a values-driven company with a passion for life at home. Every product we create is our idea for making home a better place. We share an inspiring vision: “to create a better everyday life for the many people”. How we realize this vision is based on our shared humanistic values. These values are the foundation of our work and our inclusive, empathizing, open and honest culture.
A CDO is responsible for leading and managing all IT implementation projects, including managing the resources needed to successfully achieve the goals set by the IKEA business. The CDO is responsible for execution of the digital policies of the organization, budgeting for all Digital solution and key performance indication measurement. The CDO ensures that information flow too and from the IKEA business units to Digital Development, makes sure IT personal is trained properly and keeps super user competence and concept according to the business need.
Main Assignments - Lead all digital project-implementation through a complete, well understood and agreed project plans Implement digital policies and ensure their usages. - Coordinate the digital requests of the IKEA business to the Digital Development organization. - Prioritize projects together with the Head Digital Development. - Deliver budget for both CAPEX and OPEX to ensure that the right resources are available for the digital capabilities of the IKEA business. - Define the super-user-concept and ensure the super-user-competence. - Define the KPI‘s of digital implementation and support. - Inform the organization regularly and any change or development of projects and any other relevant digital information. - Identify competitive services, opportunities for innovation by assessing the retail market in cooperation with the IKEA business. - Promote the use of new technologies and techniques.
Skills, Capabilities and Experience - Good knowledge of general IT knowledge. - Good to have experience in Microsoft Dynamics NAV, Microsoft Active Directory, Web Development, Cisco configuration etc. - Experience in leading and managing people, strong communication and leadership skills. - A self-starter that shows initiative and takes responsibility. - Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and projects, deliver result and meet deadlines. - Verbal and written fluency in English.
IKEA offers an exciting and empowering work environment in a global marketplace. And as the world’s leader at life at home, IKEA gives you exceptional opportunities to grow and develop together with us.
Interested? Please apply by sending CV and application in English specifying the position name by April 29th 2019.