As a department manager business navigation you are the direct manager of the business navigation & administration team (± 2 co-workers) and you will report to the business navigation and operations manager. You are responsible for ensuring that all financial processes run properly, in compliance with prevailing laws and rules. You monitor turnover, short- and long-term profit and profit & loss at all times. In doing so, you contribute to achieving the financial goals of each department in the IKEA store.
WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING DAY TO DAY
•You convert the store business plan into a clear action plan for your department and implement the different actions. In this way you contribute to position the IKEA store as the first choice for home furnishing in your local market. •You inspire, motivate and engage your team fully in reaching goals and generating growth and long-term profitability. •You are responsible for monitoring, following-up and communicating all business navigation related KPIs. •You actively support the store management in identifying opportunities and implementing them. •You report monthly results according to national and international requirements and provide ad hoc reports on request. •You recruit, develop, and lead your team by encouraging open, constructive, and honest two-way feedback.
TOGETHER AS A TEAM
There is always room for improvement, and in our team we make sure to constantly make every part of the IKEA value chain better. We’re a diverse bunch of people who love to get involved in a variety of projects, initiatives, touchpoints and processes to create long-term value and to make IKEA accessible to more of the many people.