Yes, you are passionate about home furnishing and retail designtrends and believe in fast-paced, future-oriented retailing. You are interested in people, people’s life at home and people’s shopping behaviors and able to influence, surprise and inspire people with creative ideas, brilliant solutions and perspectives that add value to the IKEA-customer experience and support the transformation of IKEA into the new era.
You truly know how to inspire the people around you with your ability to communicate and collaborate with different contributors in the Store, to achieve the very best result together.
For sure you have previous management experience within retail and home furnishing, through which you’ve developed a thorough understanding of Retail business, and the key performance measurements that are used to plan, follow up and steer the business, while still using your creative mindset to come up with new, exciting solutions that attract and inspire the customers.
In your daily work you’re proactive, hands-on and make decisions swiftly based on your knowledge and expertise within the field, which ensures an efficient Com&In function in the store.
WAT JE DAGELIJKSE WERKZAAMHEDEN ZULLEN ZIJN
The overall purpose of the role is to lead, develop and inspire the Communication &Interior team and other functions in the store in increasing the home furnishing interest of the many people and creating demand for home furnishing solutions and know-how in the local market.
You’ll be overall responsible for the store layout, range representation and store communication and thereby contributing to positioning IKEA in the local area as a leader in life at home.
Lead and inspire the store Com&In team to use knowledge of IKEA-home furnishing and people's life at home to grow the business.
Be the creative leader by initiating and facilitating workshops to generate creative directions.
Secure vitality and seasonality in the store by creating and implementing a store commercial calendar together with the store commercial team.
Be an active and supporting member of the Store Commercial team to enable growth, cost-efficiencies and successful results.
Lead the store Com&In team in securing relevant and inspiring range presentation solutions, an optimal store layout and effective and efficient store communication that builds the IKEA Brand and distances IKEA-retailers from the competition.
Contribute with knowledge of people's life at home and consumer shopping behavior in the creation and implementation of the store businessplan.
- Lead and challenge the Com&In team to constantly take actions that exploit commercial opportunities both in the short- and long term.
ONS TEAM BINNEN IKEA
We are an international leader in the home furnishings sector and are proud of our values and Swedish culture. Together we spend every day working towards our vision of creating a better everyday life for the many people. We do this by offering a unique range of home furnishing products that many people can afford.
WHAT ELSE IS IMPORTANT
IKEA offers an inspiring working place in an international context. A place where entrepeneurs get the space they need to do what they do best. The success of IKEA is established but most of the work remains to be done. As the worldwide marketleader of home furnishing there are a lot of possibilities to grow with us and develop yourself!
Are you excited now and can see yourself in this position? Fantastic! Upload your CV and cover letter in our job portal!
An integrity check using the fraud register of the Stichting Fraude Aanpak Detailhandel (foundation for addressing fraud in the retail sector) is a part of the application process.