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IKEA Components China- Warehouse Manager

Nantong, Jiangsu Sheng - Esplora la località Logistica & Supply Chain Full Time

Descizione del ruolo

Company description

The task of IKEA Components within IKEA is to pursue the development of future unique and customer-friendly solutions within fittings and components to the IKEA range. We create substantial cost and quality benefits for IKEA in our development and supply of raw materials, components and fittings. IKEA Components is part of the Inter IKEA group and shares the IKEA vision and values. Our business is global and employs 1500 people based in Sweden, Slovakia and China. Through co-operation with IKEA Purchasing and Logistic areas, we are also represented at several other sites around the world.

IKEA Components in China is responsible for packaging and distribution of furniture components. The packaging is done of automatic packaging lines. In the new factory we will invest in new technique for automatic warehousing and internal logistic.

Job description

  • Responsible for overall warehouse goals setting, initiate local business plans/projects implementation and commitment to achieve excellent in running operation.

  • Responsible for staff, shift and equipment planning based on volume forecast to secure operational business and activities to meet goods availability

  • Responsible to increase efficiency of Warehouse operations to reduce cost, improve productivity and work spirit

  • Focus to Everyday Product Quality, Create co-workers quality awareness & behaviours to reduce damage and make 5S “ Neat & Clean” reality in operation

  • Secure that working processes are in compliance with IKEA rules and guidelines as well as laws and regulations are followed and maintained (e.g. work instructions, system instructions, internal routines)

  • Provide information about plans and results to co-workers and explain their overall importance

  • Responsible to maintain a clean, organized and safe environment throughout the Warehouse.

  • Ensures adherence of all safety requirements and proper training across their function.

  • Ensure adherence according to IWAY Standards on the daily operations.

  • Support and execute the ideals of "The Human Resource Idea" with regard to recruitment, training, development and leadership.



  • Proven knowledge and working experience in managerial function (preferably in warehouse operations and logistics with automatic warehouse, AGV, ERP system etc.)

  • Proven leadership and success in building teams and motivating people

  • Potential or experience to lead people

  • Fluent in English and local language, both written and spoken

  • MS Office knowledge

  • Proven knowledge of health and safety laws, standards and regulations related to warehousing activities


  • Ability to communicate, inspire and motivate IKEA co-workers

  • Ability to communicate effectively with people in different positions in the organization

  • Dynamic and Action oriented leader and team member that takes responsibility and is confident in making independent decisions

  • Ability to be Being a leader and a team player

  • Being an ambassador for IKEA culture and values both internally and externally

More Information

Do you have what it takes to challenge and uphold an environment where the IKEA culture is a strong and living reality?

We are looking for you who together with us at IKEA Components China and we actively want to build people and business together and ensure that we are an excellent place to work and develop. IKEA Components in China stands in front of a fantastic journey, with ambitious expansion plans to build a new factory for our packaging operations in Nantong.

In this job it is your task to lead and coach your team to enable the warehouse to receive, pick and deliver goods within the agreed time and quality to the lowest possible costs with the customer in focus and the total supply chain in mind, as well as reaching excellence in daily running operations. The role of Warehouse Manager will be very important contributor in the project for future success to set up the factory and set routines for the automatic in-house logistic operation. You will lead, coach and develop teams.

Are you passionate about leading people and developing business? Do you want to be part of something big? Then this might be the next challenge for you.

Please contact responsible HR Emma Xu for more details.