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Site supply chain manager

Veliky Novgorod, Novgorod Oblast - Explore location Logistics & Supply Chain Full Time

Job description

Company description

IKEA Industry, part of  the Inter IKEA Group, is the world’s largest producer of wooden furniture and is an integrated part  of the IKEA value chain. IKEA Industry has 40 production units in 8 countries with about 17 500 co-workers. Every year, IKEA Industry produces more than 100 million pieces of furniture for IKEA customers.

IKEA Industry Novgorod is represented by 2 production units Boards and Furniture. We`re looking for Site supply chain manager for the both factories.

To ensure that IKEA products are available to the customer at right quantity and at the right time. Site Supply Chain Manager is responsible for whole supply chain process on the site, contribution to site management teams and meeting site goals as well as development and realization of the Business Plan.

Job description
  • Provide major contribution to site business development, support development of strategic footprint from product range and markets dimensions; participate in business planning and setting strategic goals.
  • Secure dynamic and effective cooperation and communication processes between supply chain team and business partners inside and outside IKEA.
  • Being a member of site management team actively contribute to team and leadership development.
  • Lead consistent dialogue with IKEA Purchasing about volumes and prices development in short- and long-term perspectives, ensure quality and consistency in used calculations and evaluations.
  • Ensure Supply chain team development based on IKEA culture and values; support consistent professional and personal growth of co-workers; provide mentor and coach roles as natural part of leadership development.
  • Secure systematic development of Logistics, Planning, Warehouse management, Procurement processes; ensure it resulted in properly implemented and documented policies, procedures, and routines.
  • Take active role in implementing Lean principles (IPS) and continuous improvements programs and projects within Supply chain department.
  • Ensure attitudes and behaviors in the team according to Key IKEA Values and Inter IKEA Code of Conduct.
  • Secure compliance with IWAY Standard internally and by Factory suppliers as per IKEA requirements.

  • University degree (Management, Economics)
  • English at Upper-Intermediate level
  • 5+ years of supply chain manufacturing experience; or alternative Logistics management experience in IKEA retail organization
  • 3+ years of managerial experience with 10+ direct reports
  • Hands-on experience in material flow, production planning, warehouse management, continuous improvement practices, and process analysis
  • Proficient PC user, preferably including ERP, presentation skills in PP
  • Developed communication and leadership skills, team player, problem solver, out-of-the-box thinking
  • Experience with Talent Management systems and Succession Planning – preferable
  • Readiness for business trips

More Information
  • Employment according to the Labor Code of Russian Federation
  • Permanent employment contract
  • Career growth and development opportunities
  • Corporate pension plan
  • Loyalty program of the company Inter IKEA Group
  • 15% discount on products in the IKEA range
  • Accident insurance
  • Business trip insurance
  • Voluntary medical insurance (after probation period)
  • Reduced-price meals in the canteen for employees
  • Corporate buses to and from your place of work;
  • Trips to IKEA stores
  • Additional support for employees in important life situations (marriage, birth of a child, etc.) and much more.
  • Complete the quest and learn about the work of different divisions of IKEA in Russia from the inside:

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