Increase sales in the Swedish Bistro/Foodmarket by utilizing effective selling and merchandising skills to satisfy customer needs and to strengthen IKEA’s position as the best home furnishing store
YOUR ASSIGNMENT Your main tasks will include: • Perform cashiering opening and closing procedures as assigned and adhere to cash balancing policies. • Plan and execute sampling programs according to the Commercial Calendar. • Ensure food sales are processed in an accurate and timely manner • Follow food handling health, safety and sanitation regulations and guidelines • Perform customer flow studies as directed by the IKEA Food manager • Perform Basic Actions in Swedish Foodmarket area including replenishment, cleaning, sanitizing, and maintaining utensils and equipment for sampling areas • Maintain sanitary sales and storage facilities by adhering to state and local sanitation requirements and codes. • Maintain supplies inventory by checking stock; anticipating and communicating needs; insuring FIFO and best before dates; verifying receipt and handling storage. • Perform daily temperature tests to ensure food and refrigerated and freezer equipment is maintained at appropriate temperature. • Adhere to inventory control and monthly and weekly inventory routines and all other administration routines. • Support and develop co-operation with fellow co-workers, through working closely together, sharing knowledge and showing understanding of each others responsibilities in order to present the range in the most commercially profitable way; reflecting our range priorities, low price profile and unique offer. • Utilize the Concept Description, Documentation and manuals together with the relevant tools to develop the business and yourself. • Promote a safe working environment for fellow co-workers, customer and visitors by reporting any safety hazards, concerns or ideas for improvement. • Perform basic merchandising routines and execute SFM merchandising platforms YOUR PROFILE Your knowledge, skills and experience include: Knowledge/Experience: 6 months of experience in the following knowledge areas: • Good mathematical ability and cash handling experience • Good customer service, and verbal communication skills • Merchandising and problem-solving skills High school or equivalent Capabilities/Motivation: Knowledge and interest in Home Furnishings Effective verbal and written skills in the English language • Contribute to an environment where the IKEA culture is a strong and living reality that embraces the diversity of co-workers and customers. • Ability to work independently and in groups • Basic computer skills • Prefer fast-paced, retail work environment • Basic math skills Additional Information • Work Location: Fast-paced, deadline driven, high volume retail store Physical/Mental Demands (Essential Functions): Having the ability to access and observe all areas of the store; to handle multiple and changing priorities/deadlines and moderate stress; to communicate with customers and co-workers and manage conflict; to lift and move 50 lbs (25 kg); to use the PC for extended periods during the shift; to wear PPE (personal protective equipment); and to use small power tools and related equipment. • Physical/Mental Demands (Non Essential Functions): Bending, stretching, reaching, climbing, lifting and wearing required IKEA uniform 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 have exceptional opportunities to grow and develop together with us.
Additional Information :
This position offers at least 20, and up to 32 hours per week. This position requires open and flexible availability, including nights, Saturdays and Sundays.
IKEA - 16 months ago
Since its founding in 1943, IKEA has offered a wide range of home furnishings and accessories of good design and function, at prices so low...