IKEA Purchasing and Logistics is the organization that forms a link between the factory floor and the products on IKEA store shelves. We work with 1600 Suppliers all over the world for home furnishing, transport, logistics and distribution services, components and food.In Russia IKEA purchasing office has been present since 1991. It is located in Moscow and it coordinates with the Suppliers.
Today more than 50% of goods in Russian IKEA stores are produced locally. Our goal is to expand local production in Russia, master new production technologies and new materials.
About the job: Business Navigation within TLS NE wants to take next step forward! Business Navigation steer the alignment of strategies, goals and KPI’s within the strategic landscape and across the value chain and take lead for the efficiency agenda. As a Business Navigator you are part of a team that works close together. Your challenging task is to navigate performance, support strategy execution and steer results towards growth, sustained long term profitability, customer satisfaction and the overall goals. In your work you plan, develop, lead and execute the Navigation tasks together with a cross functional business team and your Business Navigation colleagues both in TLS NE and the Business Navigation matrix.
About you: To be successful in the role you need to have an analytical mind together with curiosity and fact based leadership skills. We are looking for someone who is proactive, self-driven and comfortable with challenging our Business and Operational teams regarding the results and who has the ability to draw conclusions, propose actions, alternative solutions and report results.
Another important capability is to interpret figures and trends in a meaningful way by connecting figures and business. You have a proven ability to interact, communicate and simplify results to make sure that any handover to our Business and Operational teams is done in an understandable way. You will also secure that the right navigation information is available to management to support in making the correct and best decisions based on our goals defined.
You are a structured person with excellent team working skills that enjoys sharing your knowledge and interact with our organization. You need to be proactive and have the capability to build relations with other stakeholders both inside and outside our organization. You act as an ambassador for IKEA’s culture and values and you have a high personal and professional integrity.
Additional information: You will work in an environment where your ideas are heard, where there is an opportunity to learn new skills and where the goal always is “to create a better everyday life for the many people”. IKEA offers down-to-earth, straightforward people the possibility to grow, both as individuals and in their professional roles. You are also sharing our values and want to take responsibility for making these values a living reality in our everyday life.
The assignment is a permanent full-time employment and you will be placed in TLS NE Moscow office. We apply interviews during the process and there could be a recruitment of this position before the end date so please send in your application as soon as possible. We are looking forward to receiving your application online, at 30th of August the latest.