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Digital Portfolio and Deployment Leader CZ/HU/SK

The position has responsibility for three countries. The position is located in the head office in Prague, Zličín and you will travel occasionally and mainly within Czech, Hungary and Slovakia.

WHO YOU ARE

As a person you are passionate about the possibilities of digital to delight and inspire others to rapidly adopt new digital products, and you appreciate the mix of strategic thinking and turning developments into deployments. You are motivated to keep learning, to forget the obsolete, work agile and being open to change. Working both independently and interdependently and cross functions gives you energy.

WHAT WE EXPECT FROM YOU

  • fluency in English, both spoken and written; one of the local languages is favoured
  • more than 3 years of experience in managing and delivering complex change processes/products in digital
  • more than 1 year working experience in a leadership position
  • proven experience with leading in change across multi-functional teams
  • proven skills in planning management
  • understanding of business in retail and eCommerce

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

As a Digital Portfolio & Deployment Leader you will own the Country Digital roadmap plan and you will be responsible for implementing an industrialized product deployment approach to launch new/changed products and services as they are released by the IKEA Group. You will also drive and ensure exponential rollout of products across all countries and continuously provide feedback and contribute to refinement of the deployment approach.

YOU WILL

  • ensure that product rollouts run according to plan, based on detailed digital roadmap plans received from roadmap teams
  • facilitate flow of roadmap feedback from countries to roadmap teams
  • lead implementation of all digital launches in the countries
  • ensure proper multifunctional staffing for successful launches in the countries
  • evaluate and report all launches as per defined metrics; provide feedback & recommendations based on evaluation to improve digital toolbox components to Central Group Digital deployment team
  • ensure rapid adoption of new products across countries through an exponential rollout plan with contribution from assembled deployment support teams
  • secure that country teams organize for deployment in close collaboration with global deployment support teams, in terms of people and tools
  • ensure timely implementation of change management activities with Digital Project Leader & Digital
  • successfully drive the adoption of products, including communications, training, and stakeholder management for some countries also manages the country specific product portfolio in the country
  • work across initiatives within Ingka Group, steering a successful digital product deployment that drives IKEA business results
  • create and lead a small team of project leaders and specialists, inspire and develop them, build a team spirit.

WHAT WE CAN OFFER TO YOU

  • a great team in a value-based company with a fantastic networking environment
  • the opportunity to grow and develop, both locally and internationally
  • permanent job contract with possibility of home office (4x per month)
  • 25 days of vacation
  • a chance to use your English daily
  • standard benefit package (e.g. HELP programme, staff discount, refreshments, canteen etc.)

Do you want to take this challenge? Come and join us!
Warmly welcome with your online application (CV and Motivation Letter in English). In our recruitment process will be used video questionnaire, and Assessment Centre.

Information about the vacancy

Job location

Skandinávská 144/15a, 155 00  Praha-Třebonice, Czech Republic

Employment type

Full-time work

Duration of employment

Permanent

Benefits

Bonuses, discount on company products / services, contributions to the pension / life insurance, transport allowance, holidays 5 weeks, educational courses, training, company catering, refreshments on workplace, contribution to sport / culture / leisure, corporate events, opportunity to work up hours

Required education

College

Required languages

English (advanced)

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Contact

IKEA Česká republika
Lucie Chlupová
Skandinávská 131/1
155 00  Praha-Zličín
Česká republika