•Experience in the field of Environmental legal compliance •Ability to make well balanced decisions taking different business, people, and ethical perspectives into consideration •Extensive knowledge of how to assess and support risks in environmental compliance in a business environment •Comprehensive knowledge of internal control design and ability to evaluate operating effectiveness •Good knowledge of operational compliance management processes, frameworks, and practices •Good understanding of IKEA’s corporate identity, core values and vision of creating a better everyday life for the many people •Motivated by finding new ways through co-creation with colleagues and other IKEA units •Performs work with care, accuracy, and attention to detail •Collaborates with others to achieve goals •Comfortably handles unclear or unpredictable situations
We aim to empower people and business to take responsibility on complying with environmental requirements throughout the organization, while safeguarding and strengthening a positive impact on the planet and IKEA brand. By integrating and applying Environmental legal compliance frameworks into our processes, not only do we do it right from the start, but we also secure our commitment to become climate positive at all times.
Please note that this position will be an assignment for two years.
You will: •Develop a common frame and ways of working that assures IKEA to be in compliance with environmental legislation at all times. •Together with Legal and Risk and Compliance team, assess internal control systems and support management in identifying control weaknesses. •Share with all stakeholders the roles and responsibilities of each to be compliant with environmental legislation. •Plan and conduct verification activities to identify improvement within the processes of all relevant stakeholder as well as assuring compliance with policies, guidelines and external regulations and requirements •Communicate verification results, give recommendations for corrective actions and follow up improvement process •Collect, communicate and support development of best practices in administrative processes and cooperate with other relevant functions within Ingka for benchmarking and continuous improvement •Strengthen the risk awareness and contribute to the improvement of risk management within retail operations
Some would call us idealists who want to change the world, but we are firm believers that we actually can have a positive impact on people, society and planet. We put our heads together to solve the big questions: how IKEA products can become circular by using material and resources in the best way, how to improve the lives of the people who create our products, and how IKEA can benefit the communities where we operate.
IKEA South East Europe is an exciting and empowering region with great growth agenda in all countries – Croatia, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia and Ukraine. We currently operate 6 stores and we will open 1 new one in the upcoming period.
We strongly encourage and warmly welcome applications of people of all cultures, backgrounds and experiences because we believe that diversity in IKEA makes us stronger.