Simply because of your passion in business, environment and people. If you see yourself in a role where you are in the driving seat for better procurement, then we are looking for you!
We are looking for you with a genuine interest in the indirect procurement industry with the energy, drive and commitment to deliver better products and services for the many people by analyses and fact-based decisions.
You have an interest in procurement and experience in one or more of the areas of Digital & Tech, Marketing, Real Estate, and Professional Services and experience in analysis, preferably in a sourcing organization.
Your analytical skills are excellent, just like your evaluation and problem-solving skills. Furthermore, you are highly motivated in understanding the markets you work with and to continuously learn and develop in a curious way. We believe that you are both interested in- and driven to find common interests and agendas, to build trust and partnership to reach common goals. Furthermore you are able to adapt to a fast changing environment and have an eager to improve and drive change by challenging existing ways of working.
We believe that you have knowledge in following areas: • Business/industry knowledge and mind-set • Knowledge/interest of market & global trends in procurement, economics and data analysis • Knowledge of tools (excel, sourcing systems) and processes in area of responsibility • Experience of SAP Procurement tools are beneficial • Fluent in English both written and spoken
To be successful in this position, we think you have the capability to zoom into details but always understand the bigger picture. You have the ability to identify and capture process and business opportunities and to deliver results through involving, facilitating, training and engaging people. You have a passion in understanding sourcing options, understanding the value chain and work with value innovation.
As a Business Analyst you will work closely together with country procurement manager cross categories in North America, procurement Business Navigation as well as with colleague business analysts, supporting with data analysis and recommendations to enable fact-based decisions. You will also work with sourcing managers in the Real Estate area.
As a Business Analyst you will: • Perform data analyses to identify trends, opportunities and potential risks and present them in a actionable manner (risk, cost and spend analyses) • Secure fact based decisions by contributing with decision basis and recommendations • Provide analytical support to the Procurement organisation • Review reported savings including baselines • Train and support procurement colleagues on BI and other solutions • Communicate in a straightforward and inclusive manner and listens actively to gain information • Co-operate with team members in other and own units to accomplish common goals • Establish trusting relationships that are maintained over time • Demonstrate willingness and contributes to change by taking necessary actions and adapt to new circumstances
OUR TEAM WITHIN IKEA
Hej! We are Ingka Procurement, part of Ingka Group. We bring IKEA into the lives of the many people in more than 30 countries around the world. As IKEA grows it will be increasingly important that we have a way of sourcing and supplying that is fit to grow with IKEA. Together with colleagues all over the world we work to identify and understand all kinds of needs related to IKEA operations. Together with our suppliers we meet those needs innovatively, cost-effectively and with sustainability built in from the start. We secure a high-performing supplier base that can contribute to and grow together with IKEA in the future. Our ambition is to develop meaningful and better procurement!
QUESTIONS AND SUPPORT? LET'S CONNECT!
In this role you will report to a Business Navigation Team Lead and the role is located in Malmö, Sweden but since you will be working with stakeholders in North America, working on flexible hours will be required.
If you have job specific questions please contact our Anna Johansson Ohlin at email@example.com or our Recruitment Specialist Gürkan Gamlı at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We look forward to receiving your application as soon as possible, but please no later than the 14th of August. Send in your application in English. Please note that we will be reviewing applications on a continuous basis but process might take longer than usual due to summer holidays.