• IKEA relevant retailing and interior design knowledge • Project experience • Understanding of IKEA concept • Understand the commercial review standards • Computer proficient including the ability to produce CAD plans. • Good Knowledge of Common Store Planning principles and IKEA range
• To formulate, execute, evaluate and develop the commercial strategy for CN expansion and New store • Be responsible for delivering the specific expansion projects to the right quality, on time and on budget • To have matrix responsibility for the RD planners in HF&RD expansion team • To secure that the correct resources available at the right time to achieve the project goals • Lead HF&RD expansion team in securing relevant and inspiring home furnishing solutions, an optimal store layout and effective and efficient store communication that builds the IKEA Brand and distances IKEA retailers from the competition. • Competence development. Secure the Expansion HF&RD RD planner has the right competence to plan and Implement the new project. • Provide knowledge transfer and coaching support to the new store HF&RD RD team throughout the establishment process • Inform, discuss and engage with the HF&RD RD Manager in the store all HF&RD input & decision points regarding store design, range presentation solutions, an optimal store layout and effective and Efficient store communication • Document the fine plan result, secure that format and contents of fine plan documents and drawings are meeting standard requirements. • Participate in store commercial build up process after opening and follow up on the project process for continuous improvement
ABOUT THIS WORK AREA
To inspire and surprise visitors by presenting and communicating the IKEA home furnishing offer with strong visual impressions that exceed visitors’ expectations. This will strengthen the IKEA Brand and convert more visitors into customers.