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IKEA Food Team Leader

Johor Bahru, Johor - Explore location Food & Restaurant Full Time

Job description

Company description

The IKEA vision is to create a better everyday life for the many people. We do this by offering a wide range of well-designed, functional home furnishing products at prices so low that as many people as possible can afford them. We operate in Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand – and have an ambitious expansion plan to bring a little bit of Sweden to new markets in the region. We are part of the Ikano Group of companies and the only IKEA franchisee owned by the Kamprad family that founded IKEA.

We also develop, own and operate Shopping Centres that are anchored by IKEA and create walkable communities by including residential, office and other types of real estate in our development plans.

We work towards making sustainability a natural part of our everyday work. We are active in our communities, driving and supporting social initiatives that benefit children, women and the environment.

Job description

• Ensure our customers are always in focus, look at my store through the eyes of our customers, get continuous feedback about their experiences and to learn more about their needs and wants then take action based on their input.
• Support your manager with the store business plan and IKEA Food action plans by contributing to the action plan in
the area of your responsibility and implementing them together with your team
• Secure an irresistible food offer by ensuring an attractive presentation and communication of the range.
• Actively learn about product/food range content, origins and other benefits and share this knowledge with customers
and colleagues.
• Actively contribute and support relevant marketing and in-store activities.
• Initiate commercial activities that attract store visitors and increase the take-up rate, or take other actions to secure
• Maintained a well, clean, organized, attractive and inviting area to provide a positive customer experience.
• Ensure that the IKEA Quality and Food Safety Policies and routines are followed.
• Contribute to create a “safety first” culture and report any food incidents or potential incidents through appropriate
• Plans work roster and supervise activities of co-workers to ensure that operation optimize in an efficient manner.


• Experience of working in vibrant retail or food environment with proven track record.
• Sales & service driven and passionate about food and people.
• Decision-making and problem-solving abilities with the drive to make things happen.
• Ability to prioritiseand organise work.
• Takes responsibility and can delegate when necessary.
• Communicates well with others.
• Ability to use office programes and prepare & analyze report.

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Important Note:

You are invited to this Life at Home journey with IKEA. Click here to begin Life at Home Journey with IKEAYour job application will be prioritized when you complete the life at Home Journey with IKEA.

Please apply by 15 August 2022


Working with us has its rewards

Wherever you work within IKEA Southeast Asia, you enjoy a wide range of benefits. Here are just some of them:

IKEA discounts

Co-workers are our most values customers and are entitled to a 15% discount on any home furnishings and food sold in our stores, from the first day of work.

Flexi benefits

We offer flexi benefits to cater our co-workers who are in different life stages with differing benefits needs. Within an annual Flexible Spending Account, co-workers can claim against dental, optical, fitness memberships or classes, vaccination or immunisation, non-insured outpatient medical expenses, health screenings, health supplements, IKEA purchases, health aid & equipment and mental health.

Maternity and paternity leave

We give mother four consecutive months of maternity leave and father receives four weeks of paid time off after a baby has arrived to help share the joys – and responsible – at home.


We enjoy special occasions together and give tokens to mark birthdays, marriage, the arrival of a baby. We reward loyalty through our Long Service Awards/

Work environment

As home furnish experts, we take pride in providing inspiring workplaces that showcase IKEA products and crate a relaxed, open atmosphere where we work side by side.

Incentive plan

All co-workers may earn an annual financial reward when we meet our shared business objectives.