Market Manager Trainee Program Bloom! – a incubator to develop Market Managers in 3 years
211,000 heads are 210,999 times better than 1.
We’re one big we at IKEA. A place where anyone can chip in an idea or bring their unique talent or experience to work. And there’s so much more to how we do it. We look out for each other; sit down as co-workers to see how we could improve our time together. We don’t just settle for the way things are. We question them, and even rebel against them for the better. Our work at IKEA never stands still. We’re doing things differently, for that we need Market Managers to lead the way, and this is where you come in. We’re always looking for people who think differently. This opportunity offers: • A chance to lead in a fast pace environment. • You will make a difference every day as an important part of our journey. • You will inspire and develop others. • It will challenge you to develop your skills and grow.
So let’s talk about you! You have a true passion for home furnishing & retail – you want to make the life at home better for the many people. You enjoy fast pace; retails offer this every day. At IKEA we like to challenge things, and you would love to find better ways together with all of us. You do so by being learning oriented and when faced with problems you tackle it with optimism and confidence.
What we expect from you: • Finished higher education. • Previous experience in retail minimum 5 years is a must. • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a managerial position. • Ability to see the big picture. • Full mobility inside the country is a must (any location of IKEA precense). • Fluent English oral and written is a must. • Ability to cooperate and communicate with a diverse range of people. • Proven customer-focused mind-set. • Motivation by teamwork, solving challenges, taking ownership and responsibility for making things happen. • Motivation by inspiring others, sharing your business idea and making others follow you, guiding others and creating a team in order to achieve one purpose for common success.
WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING DAY TO DAY
About the job • On the basis of experience and expertise you will be offered relevant opened position in the store. • You will have a career plan covering three positions in your country within a three-year period, with global opportunities in the future. • An exciting and empowering work environment in a global marketplace. • A start of a journey to probably having the best job in the world.
In the second and third year you would be assigned to global projects that focus on the real challenges we face in the business today.
We value simplicity, so to break it down, let’s say it like this Do you love retail as much as we do? Do you enjoy developing others and reaching goals together? Do you actively seek challenges? And are you driven to exceed goals?
Then this opportunity could be perfect.
GROWING TOGETHER IKEA offers an exciting and empowering work environment in a global marketplace. And as the world’s leader at life at home, you will have exceptional opportunities to grow and develop together with us.
In our team we take pride in seeing everyone around us grow and develop, and we encourage people to experiment, test, try - and sometimes fail. As long as they learn along the way! We know that everything is changing more rapidly today and that we sometimes need to lead in the unknown. So we throw ourselves out there to explore new possibilities and ways of doing things to make both our people and our business prosper.