We are looking for you with a passion for communication and is motivated by supporting other people to be excellent communicators!
You are passionate about people, the power of communication, leading through communication and equality. Furthermore, you are energized by working both independently and interdependently with communication network and cross functions. You have an excellent understanding on translating strategic communications in a relevant, simple and inspiring way with IKEA tone of voice and visual identity.
More in detail you need to have:
- Proven advanced training in strategic communications or equivalent
- Minimum 4 years of experience in internal and external communications
- Experience in project management
- Experience in creating effective social media and digital content
- Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
- Strong communication skills in English (verbal and written)
We believe you are a natural in building long-term and strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders. You get motivated by driving business growth and contributing to overall success and results through collaboration. Most important, we see that you share and live our IKEA culture and values.
As a Communication Leader in this area you are helping to run equality campaigns and you are responsible for creating and adding equality aspects to all projects. You provide strategic advice to key stakeholders and give support by developing relevant messages and communication materials.
Your responsibilities are in particular:
Responsible for developing and executing relevant communication solutions as part of the equality movement
Develop alongside other communicators and tap into wider resources, i.e. co-worker communication, social/ digital, PR and public affairs
Drive the creation of clear, compelling content to inform and engage leaders, co-workers and the many on all IKEA channels
Provide support on stakeholder analysis and stakeholder management
Define, plan, create/ execute and follow up on effective and strategic communications: write and package messages into relevant, simple and inspiring communication
Work across function within INGKA Group and in good collaboration with other IKEA businesses
Please note that, this role is a temporary assignment for around one year.
ABOUT THIS WORK AREA
We strongly position IKEA as a truly meaningful & trusted brand in people’s hearts & minds, with a focus on us as a retailer and our positive societal impact. At IKEA we believe in people and that we are always better together. Within Group Communication we collaborate on using words, pictures and videos to tell the story about IKEA, to build our brand and inspire people with our offer. We’re also the ones who make sure to keep all our fellow co-workers informed, engaged and connected in a constantly changing business environment.
QUESTIONS AND SUPPORT? LET'S CONNECT!
We look forward receiving your application as soon as possible, latest 9th of May 2021. Please send us your application in English and note that we do not accept applications by email. If you have any questions about the recruitment process or the role, please contact recruiter Julia Schnittger at email@example.com.
We are looking forward to getting to know you soon!