To create a maven project using IntelliJ we can to import: pom.xml file or create a project from scratch. This post describes how to use this second option.
First, we must to open Wizard and select: Create New Project
From next window select: maven and after that mark: Create from archetype
On the same wizard window select: org.jetbrains.idea.maven.model.maven-archetype-quickstart
On the next window view type GroupId and ArtifactId:
Select Maven home directory:
The last but not least, insert location directory of your project:
The last step is to click Finish button to create a project.