• You are a strategic and approachable business partner with analytical skills and the ability to translate business needs into financial consequences and solutions • You have good communication skills (fluent in English and German) with the ability to influence and create energy and commitment within the organisation • You have a strong sense of urgency and result orientation • You are motivated by steering the business towards long term growth and profitability
In this role you are the Deputy of the Store Business Navigation & Operations Manager and a member of the store management team. Business Navigation at IKEA includes finance and controlling, as well as business steering and consulting. You work closely with business leaders and contribute with your own entrepreneurial mind and data-driven analysis. Starting as a Deputy, the goal is to become a Store Business Navigation & Operations Manager yourself in the future.
• Drive and coordinate the financial business planning process and secure alignment with the store challenges, priorities and stakeholders • Identify commercial opportunities with the commercial team and promote the use of business case thinking • Optimise and develop the store results and performance and provide relevant, user-friendly business information, promoting standardised reporting and analysis • Provide a safe, secure and compliant environment for our customers, suppliers and co-workers • Co-lead and develop the business navigation and operations team
About this work area
We see ourselves as influencers – we steer the IKEA business by finding the truth behind the figures. Together we secure compliance with local and international laws and reporting standards; we assure that accounting processes are efficient and that tax compliance meets business needs. We’re a diverse group of people driven by providing reliable financial data to a wide variety of stakeholders. At the end of the day, that’s one of the foundations to make IKEA even better!
GOOD TO KNOW
Like most roles at IKEA, this job is also possible with less than 100%. We encourage you to apply even if you don't fit the profile to it's full extend (yet).