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
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.
You responsible to Manage and control the Home Delivery Department which comprises of Merchandise Pick Up, Home Delivery Desk, Back Office and Loading Bay.
The prime function is to effectively organise and manage human, technical and commercial resources in order ensure achievement of customer satisfaction and company objectives with a strong customer orientation and a service orientated approach.
What's more, we believe that you have the following knowledge, capabilities and motivation:
.Live and share the IKEA values every day
.Must have a minimum of 5-7 years Home Delivery management experience, retail preferred
.Must have strong mediation and counselling skills
.Must have strategic, analytical and tactical abilities
.Must have deep knowledge of local laws and regulations concerning the labour market
.Must have the ability to acquire and analyse local market demographics as well as economic and labour market conditions
.Must be computer literate
. Provide a positive Home Delivery Service to all customers
. Develop and monitor the customer complaints system and various logs in regards to home delivery to ultimately improve overall service
. Raise the company's visibility of competitors through periodical monitoring of the local market
. Management of the Home Delivery Area in order to maximise storage space and efficiencies in delivery times for customers
. Maintenance of essential equipment ensuring available and in good working order
. Direct the activities of the Customer Service Assistants to achieve level deliverables that should ultimately lead to efficient and delivery and assembly service
. Optimise job allocation thus minimizing lead times and interacting with other departments to secure smooth operations
. Maintain quality service of external suppliers which should also include periodic home visits to verify satisfaction
. Develop and maintain policies and procedures that secure a safe environment for co-workers and customers, across the loading bay and desk areas, including fire safety
. Safeguarding Home Delivery assets and curtailing losses as a result of direct theft or administrative irregularities
. Review and monitor daily and monthly KPIs and analyse reports on various measurable factors against benchmarked figures (i.e. manpower productivity, etc). Working with the team to create meaningful actions to achieve agreed goals
. Duty Management - in conjunction with the rest of the Store Management team support the Duty management rota ensuring that there is adequate support and cover for co-workers and customer alike
. Provide support for the CRM function
. Work alongside B2B in order to manage Delivery expectations.
. Drive productivity goals in order to reduce feed time
People Management & Development
. Manpower planning. Prepare plans, set productivities and supervise the maintenance team to ensure highest levels of work efficiency within the budgeted productivities, motivation and control all the budgeted cost
. Conduct Performance development reviews and develop/create action plans based on the outcomes for the HSM team
. Recruit and retain great staff by ensuring their competence and effective training to promote best working practices
To ensure that customer & co-worker safety is upheld to the highest standards and the store standard operating procedures are adhered to at all times.
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