The IKEA vision is to create a better everyday life for the many people. We do this by offering a wide range of well-designed, functional home furnishing products at prices so low that as many people as possible can afford them. We operate in Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand – and have an ambitious expansion plan to bring a little bit of Sweden to new markets in the region. We are part of the Ikano Group of companies and the only IKEA franchisee owned by the Kamprad family that founded IKEA.Job description
We also develop, own and operate Shopping Centres that are anchored by IKEA and create walkable communities by including residential, office and other types of real estate in our development plans.
We work towards making sustainability a natural part of our everyday work. We are active in our communities, driving and supporting social initiatives that benefit children, women and the environment.
To lead, develop and inspire the Com&In team and other functions in the store in increasing the home furnishing interest of the many people and creating demand for home furnishing solutions and know how in the local market. Accountable for the store layout, range presentation and store communication thereby contributing to positioning the IKEA brand as the leader in life at home.Qualification
-Extensive experience of working in a design-oriented role (interior design, graphic design, visual merchandising and/or store planning)
-Experience in managing, inspiring, leading and developing people and creative processes in a changing environment
-Demonstrate clear communication and coaching skills i.e. clear & concise in concept & visual interpretation
-Proven ability to prioritise and organise work in order to efficiency and effectiveness
-Excellent in English (speaking, writing and reading)
-Experience of working in retail and home furnishing be preferable.
-Experience gained as a management team member and leading leaders/managers.