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<IKEA Kohoku/ Kanagawa> Goods Flow Team Leader Full-time

Yokohama, Kanagawa - Explore location Logistics & Supply Chain Full Time

Job description


• Ability to lead based on performing and delivering while learning and developing.
• Ability to build trust and communicate in a clear and targeted way with different people in various situations.
• Understanding of budget, cost and key performance indicators and how to use them to plan, follow up and steer the business.
• Analytical and numerical skills.
• Knowledge and skills of safe and efficient forklifts' driving working methods confirmed by Forklift operator certifications according to IKEA rules and Local legislation
• Experience of working in a retail and/or logistics role.
• Ability to work during early and late hours of the day.
• Ability to communicate confidently and clearly in English.


• Work closely with the Goods Flow team to secure correct usage of short term capacity of the store in order to maximise efficient logistics operations with the right balance in inbound and outbound volume by considering space, equipment and people.
• Influence and lead the goods flow co-workers within the assigned area or responsibility to secure the highest goods availability and enable customer order fulfilment at all times at the lowest possible cost.
• Live the IKEA values and nurture a strong and thriving IKEA culture that inspires colleagues to reach extraordinary achievements in the store and especially in the goods flow team.
• Contribute with relevant goods flow input and feedback to the logistics action plan and ensure that these actions are implemented in the inbound- and/or outbound goods flow processes.
• Share knowledge of effective and efficient goods flow operations within assigned area of responsibility with colleagues and business partners to support their competence development, including understanding of the principles of health and safety in goods
• Contribute to the task and goals of the IKEA Value chain as stated in Global Service Protocol, local appendices and service agreement with Transport Service Providors through correct execution of the assigned goods flow processes.


【Employment Status】
- Full-time employee- 40 hours per week contract
- Indefinite employment with no contract period (probation period: 6 months after joining)
- Start date is the first day of every month (consult with us about your start date)
- Retirement age: 65 years old

- Social insurance (mandatory): welfare pension, health insurance, and unemployment insurance
- Transportation expense stipend (up to 1,530 yen/day): Commuting by car is permitted (parking space provided)
- Paid Time Off: Paid vacation (granted after 6 months of employment), congratulations or condolence leave, maternity leave, nursing care leave, childcare leave, paternity leave, childcare leave for partners, personal injury leave, nursing leave, volunteer leave, family care leave
- Uniform rental (if required)
- Locker room and shower room available
- Employee discount system
- Employee cafeteria
- Christmas gift
- Life insurance, long-term medical care insurance
- Retirement allowance system (corporate defined contribution pension plan: 5 years or more of service)
- Employee smoking area

【How to apply】
We are looking for an experienced and motivated individual to join our team.
This is a great opportunity to work in a fast-paced environment.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.
We will close the recruitment as soon as the positions are filled, so please apply as soon as possible.

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