You have previous experience working in Graphic Design/Graphic Communication and have completd higher education in Graphic Design/Graphic Communication. You have extensive experience with Adobe Creative Suite, and have a high level of proficiency with InDesign CC. Experience with large format printing and sign installation is desirable. You have strong communication skills with the ability to build trusting relationships and influence others across many areas of the business. You have the ability to prioritise and organise your work load. You are self-motivated by your deep passion, curiosity and understanding of home furnishing and people’s everyday life at home. You have a practical hands-on approach to your responsibiliies and the ability to work in a fast-paced retail environment to tight deadlines. You are passionate about being a brand ambassador. You are driven by your desire to seek out opportunities that improve the way we work, minimising financial and environmental costs.
As a Graphic Communication Co-worker, you will be responsible for, but not limited to;
•Contributing to positioning the IKEA store as the first choice for home furnishing on the local market
•Overseeing the complete range of customer store communication
•Applying your extensive knowledge and understanding of people’s life at home and their buying behaviour to improve graphic communication inside and outside the IKEA store to facilitate the buying process
•Ensuring IKEA graphic communication is clear, consistent, understandable, uncluttered and correctly placed
•Using your graphic design skills, the IKEA Concept and IKEA visual identity to create and implement graphic solutions that support commercial priorities
•Staying up-to-date with knowledge about home furnishing, communication and retail design trends and to inspire and surprise store visitors
OUR TEAM WITHIN IKEA
The graphic communication team is responsible for ensuring all graphic communication in and outside the IKEA store complies with IKEA visual and copy identity guidelines. The team have the exciting challenge of presenting the uniqueness of the IKEA Brand and distance the IKEA store from the competition. The graphic communication team develop and implement efficient and effective store communication that supports the customer journey.
This is a permanent full time opportunity to join the Communication & Interior Design Team at IKEA Tempe!