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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.

IKEA Reviews

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IKEA President and CEO Jesper Brodin
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    Former Employee - Food Server in Renton, WA (US)
    Former Employee - Food Server in Renton, WA (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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    I worked at IKEA full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great pay, and great co workers

    Cons

    Fast Paced, and heavy lifting

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IKEA Photos

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IKEA Interviews

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    Customer Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee in West Cove
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at IKEA (West Cove) in March 2016.

    Interview

    Online form, test, assetment centre, many other candidates were there, a few group activities, 1 to 1 interview x 2, a few short breaks, the interviewers were friendly and tried to help you to get the job

    Interview Questions

    • why work for us? strength/weaknesses?   1 Answer
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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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