As a person you are results driven, service minded and always keep sustainability in mind. With prior experience in construction or senior facilities management you understand how to initiate, plan, execute, control and close a project, as well as balance multiple projects and priorities at the same time. You will be a strong negotiator and collaborator with the ability to build relationships across the various external stake holders, internal functions and units to drive success and business performance. You bring energy, enthusiasm and passion to the role and can take a holistic view of an operating retail environment.
In this role you will lead and manage all construction aspects of specific building projects from start to finish to secure delivery of a safe, compliant, sustainable and innovative property solution based on business needs, on time and to budget. These projects will focus on existing assets and include projects centred around store in shape as new (SISAN) and facilities management. You will manage both large and small scale projects, rolled out across all IKEA units.
Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to; • Engage with designers and contractors in projects to continuously find cost efficient and innovative project delivery by optimizing the use of our partners and stakeholder’s competence and knowledge into the projects. • Ensure that external partners, when needed, have up-to-date awareness and understanding of all Construction frameworks, guidelines and initiatives issued by Group Real Estate. • Manage the detailed architectural and engineering design of the project in accordance with Ingka standards, manuals and guidelines. • Implement all Construction Project delivery strategies, methods and procedures and align implementation and communication of those activities with all internal and external stakeholders within the current key competence areas: 1. Project Estimate, Budget & Cost Management 2. Project Delivery & Procurement Strategy: Business strategies for engaging with Design and Construction Industry including Contractual models, Collaboration strategies, Tendering & Selection Process, Dispute avoidance & resolution 3. Pre and On site Construction Project Management 4. Scheduling & Risk Management 5. Health and Safety including IWAY compliance for Construction Projects
TOGETHER AS A TEAM
As engaged, open minded and curious experts in all parts of the real estate business we take responsibility for the real estate business at IKEA as a trustworthy, appreciated and wanted business partner. We secure new and maintain existing physical locations in order to meet the needs of the many people. We provide strategic insight based on our knowledge and understanding of the real estate portfolio and take the lead in delivering safe, compliant, sustainable and innovative property solutions. We actively maintain and secure that our properties are kept in relevant shape for the business.
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