• Previous experience at management level from large-scale retail real estate development • Previous experience in contract negotiations with landowners, landlords and other parties. • Previous experience of dealing with authorities • Academic degree in law/urban planning/business administration/architecture • Preferable knowledge of Ingka investment procedures and establishment
A DAY IN YOUR LIFE WITH US
• Lead the work to secure and divest locations according to the Ingka Real Estate scope, by delivering safe, compliant, sustainable and innovative property solutions that meet the needs of the business and the many people. • Own, control and minimize costs and risks related to the acquisition, divestment, zoning, planning, permitting, value and operation of Ingka Properties. • Manage the procurement and contribution of all necessary external consultants and other stakeholders to enable tasks related to real estate development. • Support definition, development and securing implementation of Ingka Groups’ internal strategies and processes related to the assignment. • Develop working relations with local authorities and communities, and proactively engage with authorities to gain support for development, planning and permitting of Ingka business such as big box retailing, large property developments, logistic developments, shopping centres and mix-use developments. • Lead and supervise the approval and execution of all public infrastructure, utilities and other offsite improvements in connection to all new and existing IKEA properties. • Work with other Ingka functions, real estate partners and local authorities to finalize the projects pending legal obligation and ensure the satisfactory hand-over of completed projects along with the relative documentation to other functions after completed acquisitions (title) and permits approval (building permit). • Create an environment where the IKEA culture is a strong and living reality that embraces the diversity of co-workers and customers.