Senior Digital Project Leader

  • Vacature
  • Noord-Holland
16 juli 2024

Details van de functie

Logo We believe you are a delivery-oriented team player who thrives in a global, values-based setting. You have solid experience in how to manage complex projects in a global digital environment and demonstrate strong leadership capabilities. You are excellent in advising and building trustful relationships with your stakeholders as well as coach both other project leaders and project teams, reviewing projects and seeing the bigger picture.

We believe you come with

- Formal qualifications in Project Management and 8+ years of experience in leading projects
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to engage and communicate with senior
business leaders and digital leadership
- Successful track record of managing business change
- Ability to coordinate and direct activities to help achieve project objectives and to support long-term business
- Sound judgment skills to make timely and effective decisions
- Ability to understand the complexity of IKEA business and the role of digital as an integrated part of the
- A university degree and the possibility to commute to one of our offices in Malmö, Helsingborg or Amsterdam

Een dag met ons in jouw leven
You will be leading and driving projects to deliver business value. You will also support and coach digital project office team members and contribute to common ways of working. You help drive development initiatives in the team as well as on the digital project office (DPO) level.

As part of the job, you will be:

- Responsible for planning, managing and delivering assigned projects, including time, cost, scope and quality
with a focus on maximized business value overall and a clear business case
- Identify, mitigate, monitor and control risks to keep projects on track and create awareness on time in case of
- Report to and communicate with DPO leadership, steering group and other stakeholders to manage
expectations and support prioritization s
- Manage dependencies and interfaces between projects and the line organization
- Drive continuous improvement of quality and performance in assigned projects to ensure targets are met
- Identify and communicate resource needs, within assigned projects, to the DPO leadership to secure a better
utilization of team resources
- Work in compliance with our Project Framework e.g. in planning, execution and quality assurance processes,
steering and follow-up in order to promote best practices and ensure a common high-quality output
- Provide support and guidance to assist in the development of projects and junior project leaders

Wie je bent
If you have any questions about the recruitment process, please reach out to recruiter Annette Björkquist-Åhstedt ( [stuur een e-mail]). We will be interviewing continuously so please do not wait with your application.

As you might know, in Sweden it's common to take a few weeks of holiday during July, most people take over multiple weeks in a row; at IKEA we are no different. We believe in a healthy work-life balance and encourage our co-workers to take time to relax, recharge, and unwind. Because of this great benefit, we might take a bit longer to get back to you, we will return in August, and you should hear from us as soon as possible.

We look forward to learning more about you!


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