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Architect & Design Advisor Nordics - Unilin Panels Divison

UNILIN is part of Mohawk Industries, Inc., the world’s largest flooring company with manufacturing facilities in North and South America, Europe, Russia and Asia. The group is listed on the New York stock exchange (NYSE), with a turnover of $ 9,5 billion and 38.800 employees internationally. UNILIN employs 5.000 people at 20 production sites worldwide.

UNILIN has three divisions, flooring, panels and insulation with a total turnover of 1,55 billion euros. The Unilin Panels Division has a strong market position in the Nordic region. The division offers products with a high degree of added customer value to professional builders, carpenters and shop fitters. The products are mainly used for interior decoration of shops, offices and public spaces. Thanks to the strong Unilin brand, well known for quality and innovation, you will work in a very positive environment with potential for strong for continued growth in the Nordic region. Sustainability in every sense when it comes to safety, social responsibility, and environmental aspects is on top of the company agenda, as an example the chipboard products consist of 90% recycled content.

Main tasks and responsibilities
The newly installed role as A&D Advisor will focus on the prescription market for the Unilin panels product range. The main objective will be to influence architects and designers in the early project stage of building or re-designing shops, offices and other public spaces. The role requires a combination of strong technical- and communication skills. Understanding of the prescription community as well as own contacts and networks are essential keys to success. You work from your home-based office, ideally in the Stockholm, Gothenburg or Malmö region. The role includes frequent travel requirements, mainly within Sweden and to headquarters in Belgium. You report directly to the Global Specification Director based at headquarters in Belgium.

Your background and experience

  • Strong commercial experience within decorative building & construction
  • Elaborate network of architects and designers
  • Good presentation and communication skills
  • Relevant academic degree strongly preferred but not mandatory
  • Fluent English, verbally and in writing

Your personal profile
As a person you have a commercial and entrepreneurial mindset with an open attitude towards new ideas. You are an inspiring relation builder with strong self-management skills. You are driven and enduring with a high level of energy to follow through on your goals and commitments.

For more information, please contact K2 Search, Senior Consultant Arne Nordström, +46 70 69 89 200 or Research Consultant Linus Nilsson, +46 708 91 82 81. All contacts are handled with strict confidentiality. Submit your application soonest to: www.k2search.se