WHO YOU ARE
Do you have a genuine passion for Food? You want to be part of a bold team of international digital entrepreneurs, designers, analysts and engineers jointly working on creating a better and more sustainable life at work for hundreds of millions of customers globally? Keep on reading.
You thrive in environments where all teams have equal weight. You are curious and open minded, naturally building bridges between teams.
Unafraid of complex environments, you see them as an opportunity to clarify and simplify. You are ambitious and creative about reaching common goals.
You are an insight driven problem solver and product builder, as passionate about driving outcomes as about how we get there.
Creating value is your obsession, you appreciate products that delight their users. You are motivated by the idea that Food is a way to discover new cultures and create memorable experiences by connecting different people.
And of course, you share and live the IKEA culture and values that are the foundation of everything we do.
If YES, then keep on reading until you find the apply bottom!
To be successful in this role, you will recognize yourself in the following :
Finally, you are comfortable being the first PO onboard while the first team members are hired, spending your first weeks working hand in hand with the Product Manager mapping the scope of opportunity by building and analyzing the Customer Journey and defining our vision.
IKEA Food is an important pillar in the IKEA experience globally with over 700 million customers annually and over 2,000 outlets, we also happen to be one of the largest restaurants and food operators worldwide.
Going beyond our famous meatballs, we are aiming to create new ways of interacting with our customers both in store and at home.
Our customers are seeking for affordable, sustainable and good Food. We have a unique opportunity to unleash the full potential of our range and excellent services by offering the same experiences in the digital space by attracting new customers and supporting our co-workers
In your role as Product Owner for IKEA Food you will be responsible for developing and revamping products that will make a real difference to our customers and co-workers.
You will be an ambassador for agile practices in your own team and with transversal teams. Fluent in human-centered product discovery methods, you will use design thinking and service design to identify and solve user pain points.
A real Swiss knife, you will work as easily with the business side as with the tech side, always keeping our customers in mind.
You will adjust and challenge the roadmap to reflect business and customer’s needs. You will test hypotheses and ideas on the field with ingenious MVPs and measure feature performance through A / B testing, behavior data and KPIs.
You will ensure the quality of shipped products and share best practices with other teams. Data will be your ally when building arguments and making decisions.
To be successful in this role you will have proven experience in a previous Product Owner role and a minimum 3 years of experience leading agile teams in a best-practice digital product development environment.
Previous experience in Food, Retail or a tech company will give you an extra edge. We are looking for previous international exposure and experience.
A Bachelor’s degree is preferred / required.