• Minimum of 10 years of relevant Retail Management experience in a high volume sales environment
WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING DAY TO DAY
This is a training program for high volume retail leaders to learn the IKEA Way for 6-24 months at the Store Manager level.
• Secures a consistent, seamless and positive customer experience through all channels by ensuring that the IKEA store is always striving to fulfill the IKEA customer motivators: "Is there something for me?", " Is it worth it?", "Can I trust IKEA?".
• Develops, leads and delivers a sustainable long-term plan for growth, visitations and profitability in the market.
• Secures competent and high-performing teams and leaders who inspire and empower every co-worker to recognize and understand their contribution.
• Positions the IKEA Brand as the leader in life at home in the local market by ensuring the IKEA Concept is implemented in a consistent manner and continually shows the depth and width of the IKEA product range through relevant, affordable, functional, inspiring and sustainable home furnishing solutions in all media and channels.
• Connects the IKEA offer with the IKEA knowledge of peoples' life at home in the market and use the strength of the IKEA Brand to make changes visible to customers.
• Increases the number of visitors to the IKEA store and the IKEA website as well as the conversion rate.
• Leads the store in a lean and simple way by using the foundations of the IKEA Concept as proven solutions while at the same time challenging the IKEA organization to improve ways of working in order to identify and develop new business opportunities and commercial potential.
• Lives the IKEA values and nurtures a strong and living IKEA culture that inspires co-workers to extraordinary achievements in the store.
• Identifies and develops the many talents within the store to secure succession planning.
• Ensures the store works ethically and in compliance with internal regulations and external laws including legislation relating to risk, the environment, health and safety