METOD - IMPACT ON PLANNING & SALES TOOLS
Assignment for IKEA Retail Service AB
IKEA Retail Service AB supports, among other things, the retail organization with Planning and Sales tools.
Within the department Methods and Sales tools a project was initiated.
Project called: Secure the implementation of the METOD range in Planning & Sales tools.
The challenge was to be able to support the overall goals and time plans for the implementation of the METOD range
Secure functionality supporting METOD in all affected Planning & Sales tools and also secure performance when handling approx 1100 new METOD items and 40 000 - 50 000 new combinations as a consequence of METOD
Thore´s role in the project was Deputy Project Manger and Business Analysts. The role entailed thus have overall responsibility for budgets and time frames and writing business requirements on the underlying source systems to provide planning and sales tool with source data and ensure that they were implemented within the time frame of the project. Thore was also responsible for planning and execution of business acceptance testing
Project budget 2 600 000 €