IKEA Purchasing Services s r.o. is a purchasing organization which ensures both purchasing of material from suppliers located in Europe and distribution into retail stores IKEA worldwide, or distribution of components directly to suppliers.
You see things a little differently. So do we. We believe in discovering and developing the talent in each of us. We offer positions that challenge your skills and inspire you to grow. Come see things a little differently with us
You have a solid experience and deep knowledge of the Metal industry
You have very good knowledge of the product requirements, standards and test methods
You have the ability to make decisions and solve problems with a holistic view – always act with customer, supplier and total IKEA in mind
You have capability to lead projects and secure implementation
You know how to build and maintain business relations
You are a good communicator in English, both written and verbal with the ability to communicate clearly and in a simple way
You respect values and stand by your opinions
If you are familiar with Quality tools (Six Sigma, Lean, etc.), we will appreciate it
About the job
You will lead the engineering and quality implementation/industrialization of new materials as well as improvement of existing range to secure quality and compliance to all requirements.
You will secure usage of standards when possible and/or standardization of existing and proven materials
You will lead product deviation process, secure root-cause analysis, implementation of corrective and preventive actions, all with a sense of urgency towards the causing part and where you capture learning from previous product deviations
You will secure implementation of new and updated requirements
Since the role has a global responsibility it will require approximately 100 days of travelling per year
Why will you enjoy working with us?
You will work in a company that is successful and favorite among people
You will meet the same optimists like you on daily basis
You will have a good feeling about your job because it makes sense
You will have 5 weeks of deserved holiday
You will work in a cozy working environment
How is it to work in IKEA?
Attitude towards our colleagues is very simple – honest and frank employees always get a chance to grow both in their personal and career life in a way so all of us can contribute to better everyday life for us and for our customers
We do not intend to only fill in the positions here – we want to accept unique personalities who will share our values
We listen to our colleagues, we understand their needs and we support their ambitions and skills
We offer a possibility to work in a fast growing company and in an environment where people and togetherness are the main values
If you have questions regarding the recruitment process please contact HR Site Manager Katerina Koudelova at +420 235 006 222.
Please note that we will be interviewing continuously, which means that we may close the application process earlier than stated if we find the right candidate.