Copywriter at Ikea
What if you could inspire to make everyday life just a little bit better?
The answer is simple: You can. This is what motivates us at IKEA. We’re constantly searching to find new ways to be better. We use insights from real life at home all over the world, learning about the needs and dreams of people. We use our home furnishing knowledge to help inspire people with ideas and solutions that will help them live the life they want.
At IKEA Communications, we’re people-centric, have a passion for making great stuff, and we aim to be the best communication partner for the whole of IKEA. We work closely and together with our colleagues across IKEA, creating state-of-the-art communication at the lowest price. Located in Älmhult, Sweden, we’re a melting pot of many different nationalities and cultures. Because in order to make things better for the many, we want to involve people from all parts of the world. Nonetheless, we never forget our Swedish heritage that forms the backbone of who we are today.
We’re on the lookout for passionate doers, idea makers, creative thinkers – people who want to find answers to everyday problems in people’s lives, for society and the planet.
Do you also believe in celebrating the everyday life? Do you want to be part of making it happen from idea to paper or pixel? Then keep on reading.
Do you want to reach the hearts and homes of people all over the world?
Who you are:
You are skilled at turning strategies into creative concepts. You are comfortable collaborating at all levels of the organization, including presenting and selling-in your ideas, and working directly with internal partners. You’ll be open to learning a new way of working, and be willing to take on assignments big and small.
You have 5+ years of relevant experience. You’re a strategic thinker who is self-motivated, adaptable, talented and passionate about collaboration. You have innovative ideas and you’re not afraid to question things. You’re focused on meeting your deadlines but willing to lend a hand when needed.
Sound like fun? If so, we want to hear from you! This is your chance to work for a company that encourages personal development and embraces a work/life balance. An interest in sustainability, home furnishings, or passion projects is always a plus.
We’re looking for a mid-level to senior copywriter to join our team at IKEA Communications.
- Fluency in English, spoken and written.
- Write clear, conversational and persuasive copy in our brand tone of voice.
- Execute on campaigns from concept stage to completion.
- Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously, and manage your own workload.
- Up-to-date knowledge of today’s multi-channel landscape, market and industry trends.
- Able to present ideas to internal stakeholders, with confidence and professionalism.
- Ability to craft messages based on the same material for multiple audiences.
- Be flexible, and comfortable working in an unpredictable environment.
- A portfolio of writing samples will be required.
This is a place where you can focus on doing what you love . There are no dress codes or closed offices. No day is ever the same. All ideas are welcome. Everyone tries to pitch in when needed, and failures are seen as a way of learning. When you enter our building, we want you to feel that you can inspire billions of people all over the world.
Are you ready to make the world a little better, together? We want to hear from you!
We look forward to receiving your application in English. The latest by 13th of November.
We do not accept applications by e-mail. If you are one of the candidates we think have the required experience we will contact you by email or phone to plan a telephone interview. In some cases recruitment processes may take time, so we kindly ask you to be patient in this regard.