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P-Tag Specialist | IKEA | Dubai II, UAE

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Date: 23-Jun-2019

Location: Dubai, AE

Company: Al Futtaim Private Company LLC

About Al-Futtaim Private Company LLC

 

No two days are the same at Al-Futtaim, no matter what role you have. Our work is driven by the desire to make a difference and to have a meaningful impact with the goal of enriching everyday lives. Take our engaging and supportive work environment and couple it with a company culture that recognises and rewards quality performance, and what do you get? The chance to push the limits every single day.

 

As a humble family business that started on the banks of the Dubai Creek in the 1930s, Al-Futtaim has expanded to a presence in 31 countries, a portfolio of over 200 companies, and 42,000 employees. You’ll find us in industries ranging from automotive and retail, to finance and real estate, and connecting people with international names like Lexus, Ikea, Robinsons, and Adidas. Our team is proudly multicultural and multinational because that kind of diverse representation gives us the global mindset to grow and impact the people, markets, and trends around us.

 

About Al-Futtaim IKEA

 

GROWING TOGETHER...

 

We are a values-driven company with a passion for life at home. Our vision is to create a better everyday life for the many people.

 

Al-Futtaim IKEA holds the franchise rights for IKEA in Egypt, Oman, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates.

 

About You

You are driven to exceed your goals. You are inspired by working together in fast paced and complex environments. You are interested in people’s everyday life at home and in home furnishings.

 

What's more, we believe that you have the following knowledge, capabilities and motivation:

  • Higher Secondary

  • 2 to 3 years Retail experience                                           

  • Advanced Computer skills (MS Office packages)

  • Operating systems (Navision & PTAG Plus/PC Hardware)

  • Knowledge of retail operations

  • Able to speak and understand English and Arabic would be an advantage

 

About the Role

You are responsible to make sure that PTAG Plus system is up to date and operational each day throughout the year, to support IKEA mechanical sales system. Essentially, you ensure that customers receive accurate information at Point of Sale.

 

Key Specific Accountabilities:

Operational

  • Ensure that the PTAG plus system works in the store each day of the year.
  • Educate all managers in the sales function (Showroom, Markethall, Self Serve and Restaurant) on how to handle the system and produce PTAG and other price and product support communication.
  • Conduct preventive maintenance on the hardware and software and consistently orders supplies like papers, toners etc to make sure that the store will be able to produce price tags and other product related communication; in charge of keeping the system up to date with IKEA latest recommendation(s)
  • Ensure the production of required and needed price tags and price signs on all sales areas.

    Checks and monitors price and product communications standards are in place as per IKEA recommendation (based on How to improve Price Tags and Price Signs Manual)
  • Keep all price marking accessories available throughout the year by keeping track of inventory and ordering required quantity from IMS Web shop
  • Work with the Com – In team to ensure availability of level 2 & 3 price and product communication - (buying guides, picking list, argument sign, dot sign, buying instruction)

People Management and Development

  • Conducts/Facilitates training on PTAG plus and price and product communication standards to sales co workers.

Operational

  • Liaise with store Graphic  Designer and Marketing department for price and product communications needed in the implementation of all commercial activities as per IKEA commercial calendar
  • Coordinate with Senior Sales in any price and product communication related improvements and actions plans derived  from functional reviews

 

A few more things for you

 

Interest? Then please join us for a rewarding career journey!

 

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Before you click, “apply”: Please read the job description carefully to ensure you can confidently demonstrate why this opportunity is right for you and take the time to put together a well-crafted and personalised CV to further boost your visibility. Our global Talent Acquisition team members are all assigned to specific businesses to ensure that we make the best matches between talent and opportunities. We not only consider the requisite compatibility of skills and behaviours, but also how candidates align with our Values of Respect, Integrity, Collaboration, and Excellence.

 

As part of our candidate experience promise, we also want to make ourselves available to you throughout the application process. We make every effort to review and respond to every application.

 

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