• Minimum 10 years of experience, preferably in the field of risk management and/or business operations. • Minimum 7 years of managerial experience, preferably in a multinational company • Good understanding of IKEA’s corporate identity, core values and vision of creating a better everyday life for the many people; • Good knowledge of how to profile, model, analyze and report on all data, cross-channel, to gain insights for business purposes and decision making; • Thorough knowledge of how to assess and mitigate risks in a business environment; • General knowledge of how to set up a plan or framework for programs and work structures in order to meet the standards set by government laws and regulations as well as internal IKEA policies. Thorough understanding of business requirements on market and unit level; • Thorough understanding of business requirements on market and unit level. • To be successful in this position you need to be able to drive strategy; • To be able to direct efforts to achieve long-term business objectives. You coordinate people and financial capital, material, and information to maximize efficiency and performance; • To be able to build and maintain a system of strategic business connections; • Comfortably handle unclear or unpredictable situations honestly and in accordance with moral or ethical principles; • To be able to anticipate problems with the use of digital data and other insights to forecast and detect errors, gaps, and potential flaws; • Excellent stakeholder management skills: good communication, listening and influencing skills • Ability to make well balanced decisions taking different business, people and ethical perspectives into consideration • Strong sense of integrity and high ethical standards. • Ability to communicate confidently and clearly in English.
WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING DAY TO DAY
• Responsible for overall development of country Operational Risk team including capability, competence and tools needed in digital business environment • Lead the development to secure state of art tools and working method in strategic and enterprise risk management for all Ingka companies in Russia, also in line with Ingka group development direction and requirement; • Lead the continuous development of country risk appetite and tolerance; • Lead the development of a system of internal control for all Ingka companies including a set of common policies and standards; • Responsible for mitigation plans and reporting for country top 10 risks; • Lead the development for new business concept assessment and action as contact window for assigned new projects; • Be the owner of Business Continuity Plan and ensure it’s up to date to meet the changing business needs; • Lead the development of operational quality assurance program for all Ingka business units in Russia; • Responsible for Business Risk & Compliance general reporting; • Be a matrix partner for all compliance activities in Ingka business units in Russia
TOGETHER AS A TEAM
You could think that we have supernatural powers, but the truth is that our team is really great at putting our insights together to detect potential risks early on. We’re a diverse group of people who work together to protect and strengthen the IKEA brand through our laser focus on risk management, data protection, compliance, business operations, health and safety. Thanks to us our assets, co-workers, visitors and customers can feel safe. At least we think that’s pretty cool!