Simply because of your passion in business, environment and people. If you see yourself in a role where you are in the driving seat for better procurement, then we are looking for you!
We will also love you based on your capability to understand the bigger picture with the customer and total IKEA in mind. You identify and capture processes and business opportunities and deliver results by involving and engaging people, by building trust and long-term relationships. IKEA´s values are guiding and supporting you to take responsible decisions and initiative within the area of scope.
Furthermore, we believe you have;
• Excellent business knowledge and mindset • Fact-based business leadership • Deep knowledge of IT industry and market specific conditions as well as macro-economic trends • Good knowledge of Ingka Purchase Development Process and of Supplier Development Process • Good knowledge of People management practices, developing strong business relationships and the people side of change management • Strong project management and negotiations skills • Fluent in English both written and spoken
As the Supplier Performance manager you will be supporting the building of a fully integrated Commercial & Supplier Performance competence centre in different transformations. The team will secure that maximum values from the commercial agreements and supplier relationships during the lifecycle of the transformation. In addition, the team will secure the right competence for the future, by focusing on the development of supplier performance management in Group Procurement.
WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING DAY TO DAY
WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING DAY TO DAY • Drive the commercial and contractual agendas relating to suppliers across the transformation, meeting the business requirements and securing it is in line with the Ingka values • Responsible for developing and steering the strategic relationship and business with the assigned Ingka supplier • Establish and execute a strong supplier performance management system • Implement and ‘operationalise’ the agreements • Establish the overall supplier governance within the transformation and its linkages outside the transformation, securing one interface and one governance to the suppliers • Manage the Change Request process and the transformation’s procurement activities
TOGETHER AS A TEAM
TOGETHER AS A TEAM Together with colleagues all over the globe we work to identify and understand all kinds of needs related to IKEA operations. Then, through our sourcing and tendering process, we partner with suppliers to meet those needs innovatively, cost-effectively and with sustainability built in from the start.
We provide support all the way through our sales channels, simplifying things and creating happy customers. Our ambition is to develop meaningful and better procurement.
We are Ingka Procurement, part of Ingka Group. We bring IKEA into the lives of the many people in more than 30 countries around the world. As IKEA grows it will be increasingly important that we have a way of sourcing and supplying that is fit to grow with IKEA. Together with colleagues all over the world we work to identify and understand all kinds of needs related to IKEA operations. Together with our suppliers we meet those needs innovatively, cost-effectively and with sustainability built in from the start. We secure a high-performing supplier base that can contribute to and grow together with IKEA in the future. Our ambition is to develop meaningful and better procurement!
QUESTIONS AND SUPPORT? LET'S CONNECT!
We look forward to receiving your application as soon as possible, but please no later than August 31th. Send in your application in English. Please note that we will be reviewing applications on a continuous basis.
If you have job specific questions, please contact Malin Julius at email@example.com. If you have questions regarding the recruitment process, please feel free to contact recruiter Johanna Kelenc Fridlund at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note, summer vacation is coming up, which means you might get a slow response.