You are passionate about leading business through people and have a strong belief in individual’s potential. Being customer oriented you see the customer first and consider the impact on the customer when taking decisions. You apply strategic, tactical and operational thinking when analyzing business opportunities from a customer/market perspective and you are inspired by challenging situations. Naturally you share the IKEA vision, values and culture. For this role you have a university degree in Economics, Logistics, Supply Chain Management or proven performance in logistics/ commercial or supply chain management. You bring 5-7 years working experience in a management position, preferable in distribution, retail, logistics or similar and have experience of working as a management team member. You have proven successful leadership in delivering both business result and people development in a global matrix organization. You also bring experience from leading successful projects or processes on international and country level securing the implementation of mid-term and long-term strategies. You have knowledge in following areas: • Good business understanding and excellent knowledge of supply chain processes, warehousing operations and service business leading to an excellent customer fulfilment • Good knowledge of change and stakeholder management • Strong focus on achieving and exceeding goals and challenging business for constant improvement and higher efficiency • Understanding of cultural differences and importance of diverse teams to meet the customers’ expectations • Being passionate about leading business through people and having a strong belief in the individuals potential.
WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING DAY TO DAY
As a person you have excellent collaborative mindset in building relationships across the organization by using your end-to-end orientation and good communication skills. Your ability to identify need and drive change within the organization on market level acting in multi-cultural, interdependent and international matrix environments is strong and you have the ability to act within the global framework in order to achieve local/market/organization goals. • Being part of the Country Retail Management Team as a strategic business partner. Accountable for setting the strategic direction for Customer Fulfilment on the French market. • Accountable for promoting and stimulating entrepreneurial orientation and contribution to development and innovation for the French market and total IKEA in close cooperation with the Group Functions • Strong focus on achieving and exceeding goals and challenging business for constant improvement and higher efficiency. • Accountable for the Customer Fulfilment sustainability agenda based on the INGKA Sustainability Strategy goals with a special focus on the distribution network including the last mile. • Cooperate with the Global Matrix and The Management team by co creating the business of tomorrow and the future set up of Customer Fulfilment with a connection with the Business plan and Digital aspects.
OUR TEAM WITHIN IKEA
CFF purpose is to deliver a seamless shopping experience with great quality throughout for the many people - and make IKEA products and services available for customers in a profitable and affordable way. To be a positive force in society by offering sustainable delivery and improving social conditions for people where we corporate. CFF represents 1500 coworkers in France working in stores, warehouse and service office.
TOGETHER AS A TEAM
IKEA is all about people, and our team makes sure to bring the best people on board to keep our strong spirit of togetherness. We believe that different experiences and backgrounds collectively make us wiser and stronger, and we ensure that our co-workers bloom into their best selves as they contribute to our business.