Transport Operations Developer

IKEA Components s.r.o.

Place of work
Továrenská 2614/19, Malacky
Contract type
Start date
Wage (gross)
1 850 EUR/month13th salary

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

We are looking for a Transport Operations Developer to our site in Malacky. In this role you will be responsible for monitoring and developing IKEA Components transport operational efficiency by analysis and close co-operation with internal and external (Transport Service Providers) stakeholders. Whenever applicable to identify and propose operational changes to gain efficiency improvements for growth of IKEA.
Other responsibilies:
• Securing and monitoring Service Provider´s operational performance in all respects (as defined by relevant KPIs, in relation to capacity, precision, qualitative parameters, claims, safety, etc.); identification, monitoring & implementation of relevant actions
• Analysing and proposing new distributions set-ups in order to secure needed capacity at total lowest cost
• Contributing to effective transport planning by providing inputs for short/mid term forecast. Supporting the tender/other procurement activity's preparation and securing implementation.
• Contributing with local operational and market knowledge (e.g. safety standards).
"Ad hoc" purchasing activities ("purchase out of tender" / "purchase out of agreed frame" / spots): Within the mandate given, contributing to secure capacity in unforeseen situations
• Maintaining, following up and improving Transport Lead-Time
• Communication with internal stakeholders
• Contributing to implementation of innovative approach both internally and at external partners
• Securing and sharing needed industry competence with all relevant functions and active participanting in relevant external forums/ networks in order to be up-to-date with transport trends
• Transport claims - Following up and handling supply quality claims with internal and external partners
• Back up responsibilty within the team

Employee perks, benefits

What can IKEA Components offer you?
IKEA offers an exciting and empowering work environment in a global marketplace. As the world’s leader in life at home, you have exceptional opportunities to grow and develop along with and within IKEA. You will get to work in a flexible and friendly environment that is characterized by humour and a willingness to share. At IKEA Components we pride ourselves with an open and warm climate and a prestige less approach.

Information about the selection process

In case of your interest , please send us your CV in English.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization

University degree in logistics, economics, business administration or relevant working experience

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Other knowledge

Microsoft Excel - advanced

Number of years of experience

At least 3 years work experience in the logistic company

Personality requirements and skills

Knowledge and experience of meeting with external partners
Strong transport background
Good analytical skills, experience with leading the projects
Good communication and presentation skills


Brief description of the company

IKEA Components s.r.o. started its business activities in 2000. We are part of IKEA's supply chain and we are focusing on the best solutions in the field of purchasing, industrial packaging and distribution of furniture fittings designed for sale in the IKEA sales network.
Our main focus is packaging and distribution. Packages and cartons with forging are packed on modern automatic lines and semi-automatic machines. We have high performance and modern technology in our automatic warehouse. Each day we pack and distribute about 1 million packages.

Number of employees

500-999 employees

Company address

IKEA Components s.r.o.
Továrenská 2614/19
901 20 Malacky


Kontaktná osoba: Ing. Renáta Matuská
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ID: 4032076  Dátum zverejnenia: 12.2.2021  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 1 850 EUR/month