Co-workers in this area combine a decisive and enterprising approach with thoroughness and structure. They play an important support role in delivering the IKEA vision and business idea.
Finance is in charge of financial requirements and follow-up. They provide information to the management teams, ensure fulfilment of legal demands and help secure the long-term development of IKEA.
Business navigators use their entrepreneurial skills and management information to identify and evaluate business opportunities.
Both Finance and Business navigation functions span the whole company, and the work is performed in a similar way regardless of location. As with other work areas within IKEA, co-workers from one part of IKEA can transfer to another, which allows for many professional and personal development opportunities.
Typical roles in this work area
Store business navigator