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IKEA Overview

Malmö, Skåne (Sweden)
10000+ employees
1943
Company - Private
Home Furniture and Houseware Shops
Unknown / Non-Applicable
John Lewis & Partners, Argos, B&Q
How Swede it is. One of the world's top furniture retailers, IKEA sells Scandinavian-style home furnishings and other housewares in about 330 stores in some 40 countries. To cut transportation costs, IKEA uses flat packaging; customers assemble the products at ... Read more

Mission: To create a better everyday life for the many people.


Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2019 (#18), 2017 (#16)

Top CEOs: 2019 (#4), 2017 (#19), 2016 (#9)

IKEA Reviews

  • "Great company great benefits. Work life balance"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Store Steering Logistic Manager in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Store Steering Logistic Manager in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at IKEA full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Benefits
    Culture
    Work life balance
    Ability to fail quick and improve.

    Cons

    Training
    To many meetings
    Transformation seems to change how IKEA use to work and deal with co worker.

    Advice to Management

    IKEA values and culture is what made the company and its people successful. There are to many leaders who talk the talk and do not walk the walk.

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IKEA Photos

IKEA photo of: #IKEA Jacksonville celebrates being open for 100 days with giveaways and entertainment!
IKEA photo of: Culture & Values training
IKEA photo of: Employees cheering on grand opening
IKEA photo of: IKEA National Hiring Event
IKEA photo of: Apprentices
IKEA photo of: Our great co-workers
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IKEA Interviews

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    Greeter Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Boucherville, QC
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at IKEA (Boucherville, QC) in October 2016.

    Interview

    J'ai soumis mon cv en ligne pour ensuite avoir une entrevue téléphonique avec les ressources humaines et une entrevue en personne avec la superviseur de se poste et une personne des ressources humaines

    Interview Questions

    • Quelles sont vos qualitées par rapport a ce travail?   2 Answers
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IKEA Awards & Accolades

  • America's Best Employers for Diversity, Forbes, 2018
  • The 100 best companies to work for., Fortune, 2017
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