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Job Details Kuwait

Communication & Interior Design Manager - Store

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media

Interior Designer



Subahiya, Egypt

Jobbeskrivning Company descriptionThe 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 affordable prices . We are part of IKEA Al-Homaizi Limited, operating in three countries - Kuwait, Jordan, and Morocco.Our keywords are Home, People, Happiness, Development, Leadership, Inclusion & Diversity, All with Passion!Join us to bridge your dreams and unique ideas within an organization that believes in People !Job descriptionWe are looking for a leader who can speak home furnishing?If it’s a language you understand, pull up a chair and let’s talk. ABOUT THE JOBThis challenging position of Store Communication & Interior Design manager calls for a talented person who can lead and inspire a team. Your task is to maximise the impact of the IKEA store as a retail medium that converts visitors into satisfied customers, and stimulates repeated visits by presenting the IKEA range in a way that is attractive and relevant to the local market. You do this through your deep knowledge and passion for peoples’ life at home and expert home furnishing competence. A day in your life with us:Contributing to positioning the IKEA store as the first choice for home furnishing in your local market.Using the richness of the IKEA product range to show many relevant, functional, beautiful, sustainable and affordable solutions in different distinct styles.Visualising the uniqueness of the IKEA offer to distance us from the competition.Securing the use of the interior design layout as a commercial tool to plan and implement commercial strategies throughout the store.Recruiting, developing and leading your team by encouraging open, constructive and honest two-way feedback.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 sales and margin targets for the store with the commercial team.Partner with the store manager to stimulate and increase interest in home furnishing for all co-workers in the store.Take an active part in creating the IKEA store business plan and use the country business [Register to View] the creative leader by initiating and facilitating workshops to generate creative directions.Secure vitality and seasonality in the store by creating and implementing a store commercial calendar together with the store management team.Secure with the management team all reviews for the unit (Commercial, Concept, Growth reviews)Contribute with knowledge of people's life at home and consumer shopping behaviour in the creation and implementation of the store business plan.Ensure budget control and cost consciousness.Assure that systems and methods provided in the IKEA concept documentation are implemented in areas of responsibilities.Lead and challenge the Com&In team to constantly take actions that identify commercial opportunities both in the short- and long term.QualificationA design-based educational qualification and a solid background of working in a design-oriented role.Strong passion, curiosity and understanding of home furnishing and people’s everyday life at home.Acting as an inspiring and motivating leader who can engage people fully in reaching goals, generating growth and long-term profitability.Setting and implementing action plans and budgets.Continually seeking opportunities to make improvements in the way we work and encouraging your team to do the same.Challenging your team and yourself in order to strengthen the IKEA offer and exceed customer expectationsProven customer-focused mindset. Demonstrate clear communication and coaching skills, Set and implement action plans, set expectations, provide clear direction and follow up goals.Proven ability to prioritise and organise work and the work of others in order to make the most efficient use of time available and meet agreed goals and deadlines.Communicate confidently and clearly in English.Experience of problem solving.