The product range is our identity and Range & Product Engineering at IKEA of Sweden (IoS) is one of the most important enablers to ensure that we live up to our vision. We have the responsibility to lead and ensure that IKEA always develop and create outstanding, creative engineering solutions that are built on requirements enabling all products to be safe at all times. We lead proactive identification and establishment of needed product requirements and associated verification methods to meet the exponential growth of demands in an ever changing world.
Imaging a role at IoS, where you work with requirements for product information, as compliance and legal aspects, for the entire range of products and beyond.
Do you think this could be interesting?
And do you know a lot about it? If yes, this could be your next challenge.
We are looking for a Product Requirement Specialist with focus on the requirements of product information, and to support in the development and verification process. The product information is intended to meet the customer, based upon market requirements (e.g. laws and standards) on all markets and in all media (e.g. in/on package, store, print and digital). Your main tasks is to identify, develop and document correct and clear requirements for our legal product information. Internally you´ll work in close collaboration with different teams for product development and product engineering. By building a network of stakeholders in external alliances and standardisation organisations, you will keep yourself updated on relevant new and existing legislation, regulations and standards.
You have good knowledge and experience from working with identification of legal requirements and standards applicable to product information. You have an education from University or similar level, which is providing you with solid knowledge within this area of competence in a good way. You are well versed of the ways in which legislation and standards for product information are being developed and maintained in different standardisation organisations. You have an interest in improving ways of working and as the true networker you are and you know how to take lead in contacts with internal and external stakeholders. Your skills in English are very good, both in verbal and in written communication.
Are able to interpret complex subjects and identify needed actions, while translating these complex issues to something that is easy to comprehend
Know how to show the way forward for development of requirements for product information and how to secure that they are documented and communicated in a clear and simple way
Are interested in to give support to the organization with competence development activities and implementation of product requirements
NOTE! this is a temporary assignment until August 2022.
The position is located in Älmhult, Sweden. If you have any questions about the role please reach out to our Hiring Manager Jens Ekwall +46 (0) 766 190915 and if you are having questions about recruitment process you are welcome to contact Recruitment Specialist Maria Fröberg Larsson +46 (0) 706 190 996.
Warm welcome with you your CV and motivational letter in English latest by February the 28th.