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IKEA Alexandra - Communication & Interior Design Manager

Singapore - Tutki sijaintia Leadership & Management Kokoaikainen

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Company description

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.

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.

Job description

You see things a little differently. So do we. We believe that what you value is more important than what your CV says. We offer positions that will challenge your skills and let you grow. Come see things a little differently with us.

About the job

  • Lead and inspire the store Com&In team to use knowledge of IKEA home furnishing and people's life at home to grow the business. 
  • Secure vitality and seasonality in the store by creating and implementing a store commercial calendar together with the store management team. 
  • Lead the store Com&In team in securing relevant and inspiring range presentation solutions, an optimal store layout and effective and efficient store communication that builds the IKEA Brand and distances IKEA retailers from the competition. 
  • Secure that the store commercial team has the right understanding of store layout, range presentation and store communication thereby contributing to the work method for range presentation. 
  • Contribute with knowledge of people's life at home and consumer shopping behaviour in the creation and implementation of the store business plan.  Based on the national competence development plan, identify current and future business needs in order to recruit, develop and retain a high performing and passionate store Com&In team. 
  • Lead and challenge the Com&In team to constantly take actions that exploit commercial opportunities both in the short-and long term. 
  • Being an active partner in the business planning process, translating global directions into local actions and addressing local needs in a global context.
  • Work with team to visualise our company Brand identity through the unique way we furnish the home, design stores and communicate our Swedish roots.
  • You will contribute to the knowledge of people's life at home and customer shopping behaviour in the creation and implementation of the store business plan.


Your profile

  • Must have a minimum 5 years’ experience of working in a management and design-oriented role (interior design, graphic design, visual merchandising and/or store planning). 
  • A passion for fast-paced, future-oriented retailing, home furnishing, people’s life at home and the IKEA product range and provide home furnishing solutions that improve people’s life at home. 
  • Understand trends that influence home furnishing. Work method for presenting the range the IKEA way.
  • Understand the IKEA Concept and IKEA Brand objectives.

More Information

Please apply by 28-FEB-2021.