Are you a highly motivated, creative and hardworking individual with a passion for people?
Are you looking for an exciting new opportunity to be part of making history?
If you answered yes then this is for you… IKEA is coming to Chile, Colombia and Peru and you can be part of our growing family!
What we’re looking for
We want to give realistic and honest people the chance to grow, both professionally and personally. We’re looking for that special person who, like us, is passionate for home furnishing, thinks out of the box, wants to always surpass our customers’ expectations, loves teamwork and leads by example. Passionate about the behaviors and life at home of the many people and the trends that influences them with a strategic thinking and pragmatic approach.
Common sense and great human quality is part of our everyday life, and it’s why we believe that people and their values are more important than their CVs. We are inviting you to challenge yourself and see things differently with us.
Direct Report: Establishment Manager IKEA Chile, Colombia & Peru
Based In: IKEA Service Office Santiago, Chile
Company: IKSO franchise
Responsible for planning, preparation, compilation, placement and execution of IKEA retail equipment orders during establishment of all new Customer meeting points and major re-buildings. Support commercial briefing and planning process with the specialist up-to-date knowledge of IKEA retail equipment offer. Work closely with retail project managers in time planning and coordinating build-ups. During fit-out and build-up physically oversee on site retail equipment deliveries, organize and supervise implementation. Keep regular contact with INGKA procurement and CBF retail equipment contacts securing up-to-date knowledge of retail equipment.
Support store design process, commercial briefing and planning process, fit-out and build-up preparations with the specialized detail IKEA retail equipment knowledge.
Keep regular contact with INGKA procurement and CBF retail equipment contacts securing up-to-date knowledge of retail equipment.
Responsible for project follow-up and feedback to INGKA procurement regarding retail equipment
Responsible to train and coach store planners for the proper use of IKEA retail equipment (especially regarding safe working practices and planning). To be physically present during commercial planning to check detail plans for safety implementation and planning accuracy.
Time plan, compile and place in Order Tool all IKEA retail equipment orders during the whole duration of establishment process.
During fit-out and build-up physically oversee on site retail equipment deliveries, organize and supervise implementation.
Ensures together with PR&C and INGKA procurement of relevant range of retail equipment for Chile, Peru & Colombia
Provides support during commercial briefing process, informs local stakeholders in case of equipment range changes
Prepares and checks retail equipment orders for new CMPs (Customer Meeting Points) and major re-builds
Responsible for budgeting, detail ordering, delivering and installation timeline of retail equipment and co-ordinates it with main project timeline
Responsible to plan, prepare and check the installation of retail equipment in all CMPs on the market – on site 100% during fit-out and build-up processes
Core Experience, Competences and Skills:
Relevant work experience and knowledge
Ability to read technical drawings
Microsoft Excel user (advance)
Fluent in English and Spanish, both written and spoken.
Strong communication skills.
Self-reliant and motivated with proven ability to work as part of a team as well as independently.
Ability to coordinate and manage different projects at the same time.
Ability to build trustful relationships.
Enjoys working in a vibrant and rapidly changing multi-dimensional environment.
Passion for retail design and home furnishing.
Enjoys being part of a team with a strong focus on people, service and performance delivery.
Working on different projects with drive to improve work methods and solutions.
If you believe you have the passion, values, skills and experience then we are waiting for your application!
How to apply: Send an email with the subject “IKEA Retail Equipment Specialist”, motivation letter and your CV to Nicolás Trewhela – firstname.lastname@example.org