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Retail Equipment Operations Manager

Malacky, Slovakia (Slovak Republic) - Vyľadať polohu Vedenie a manažment plný úväzok

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Company description

IKEA Components s.r.o. started its business activities in 2000. We are part of IKEA's supply chain, and we are focusing on the best solutions in the field of purchasing, industrial packaging and distribution of furniture fittings designed for sale in the IKEA sales network.
Our main focus is packaging and distribution. Packages and cartons with forging are packed on modern automatic lines and semi-automatic machines. We have high performance and modern technology in our automatic warehouse. Each day we pack and distribute about 1 million packages.

As a second role of IKEA Components s.r.o. is Retail Equipment business. Our task is to provide IKEA retailers with defined range of goods with required quality, time and specifications to secure the operation of IKEA stores/ Customer meeting points. By doing this we build customers trust and confidence for IKEA as a retailer.

Job description

Retail Equipment Operations Manager leads and develops Business & People agenda of Retail Equipment operation, globally. In this role you will be responsible to deliver excellent performance and efficiency in running operations. To secure establishment of strategic goals to contribute to the overall IKEA Vision. To identify and act on continuous improvement to secure high service towards to IKEA customers and retail units.

Other responsibilities:

  • To lead, organize and develop service providers based on IKEA strategies and customers need. 
  • Responsible to establish and secure good communication, business relation and partnership between IKEA Components Retail Equipment Operations, Furniture Components Operations (P&D) and IKEA stakeholders.
  • Responsible for driving Leadership and Competence agenda, identify gaps and needs, and build leadership, competence and succession plans to meet the short and long-term business needs.
  • Overall budget responsible for all the cost related staff, service providers, operational, travel and investment, including follow-up and deviation reporting within the area of responsibility.
  • Ensure health and safety work environment with zero accident approach and secure compliance with internal/external regulations.
  • Promote and strengthen the IKEA culture and values.



Knowledge of IKEA Structure, IKEA Supply Chain, key stakeholders and how they impact operation.

Knowledge and understanding of customer needs.

At least 3 years of experience from working with development in manufacturing/logistic management.

Knowledge of cost drivers/profit and lost including key performance indicators.

Knowledge of analyzing, reporting and data visualization tools

Good knowledge and experience of change management, coaching and mentoring.

Personal capabilities:

Building trust and engage stakeholders in solving challenging and unknown situations with respect, curiosity, and authenticity.

Communicate clearly with diverse stakeholders in various situations.

Effective problem-solving by identifying relevant stakeholders, bringing in the relevant data and mediating the conversation.

Ability to prioritize when dealing with multiple tasks and requests from stakeholders.

Experience of working in a complex and multicultural environment.

More Information

IKEA offers an exciting and empowering work environment in a global marketplace. As the world’s leader in life at home, you have exceptional opportunities to grow and develop along with and within IKEA. You will get to work in a flexible and friendly environment that is characterized by humor and a willingness to share. At IKEA Components we pride ourselves with an open and warm climate and a prestige less approach.

In case of your interest, please send us your CV in English latest the 2 October 2023.

This position is based in Malacky.

We look forward to receiving your application.

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