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Communication & Interior Design Manager

Ottawa, Ontario Interior Design & Visual Merchandising Full Time

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• You have will be reporting to the Store Manager and be part of the Steering Team to lead the Communication & Design Team. • You have significant experience of working as a Leader and leading a large team of individuals/ Co Workers. • You are an inspiring and motivating leader. • You have the ability to use commercial and visual competence, through a keen eye for aesthetics, to capitalize on short- and long-term business opportunities. • You have a design-based educational qualification. • You support fiscal year sales goals and achieve related P&L objectives i.e. Comm-in staff costs, remodel budgets, ROI and transfer type goals. • You ensure implementation of range priorities and low price profile as per the IKEA concept, Commercial Review standards and IKEA Canada range strategy. • You hire and develop a team of specialists who want to support optimizing sales and commerciality, service and profitability while ensuring visual integrity, high visual standards, a safe environment and the store in “shape as new”. • You create an inspirational shopping experience that strengthens IKEA’s local market position and positively impacts CSI and Market Capital results. • You attract, develop, and inspire co-workers by realizing the Human Resource Idea. • You create an environment where the IKEA Culture is a strong and living reality that embraces the diversity of co-workers and customers. • You assume responsibility for other tasks and projects as they occur. • Together with the Store Steering Group, achieve yearly P&L goals by securing positive results in CSI, Market Capital, Voice, Commercial Review and Internal Audit. • You provide solutions for living that reflect current trends in design and demographics ¡ Support and promote the use of the work brief process. • You employ cost effective, safe and environmentally friendly solutions and working methods.


• Securing that the home furnishing solutions are relevant to the many people’s life at home in my national market, and that they reflect our visitors’ needs and dreams providing a successful shopping experience for our customers. • Working together with global partners and Country Communication & Interior Design Managers to develop the IKEA Concept effectively. • Being an active partner in the business planning process, translating global directions into local actions and addressing local needs in a global context. • Leading, developing and working with your team to visualise the IKEA Brand identity.


Where others see home furnishing products, we see smart solutions to create a better everyday life. With a great deal of passion, imagination and brainstorming we turn colours, textiles and furniture into inspiring environments that excite, engage and convince IKEA visitors that they can do it too!