IKEA Overview

  • www.seeacareerwithus.com
  • Conshohocken, PA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1943
  • Company - Private
  • Home Furniture & Housewares Stores
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

Founded by Ingvar Kamprad in 1943 as a tiny Swedish mail-order catalog business, today IKEA is a global home furnishing brand that lives in the hearts of the many people. One of the world's top furniture retailers, IKEA sells Scandinavian-style home furnishings and other ...
Mission: To create a better everyday life for the many people. Our business idea is to offer a wide range of well-designed, functional home furnishing products at prices so low that as many people as possible will be able to afford them”. We work hard to achieve quality at affordable ...

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2017 (#45), 2013 (#43)

Top CEOs: 2017 (#58)

Best Places to Interview: 2017(#79)

Company Updates

March 16, 2023
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This Women’s History Month, we’re continuing to shout out some of our amazing senior leaders who are part of our global landscape! Read more below about the value of gender-balanced leadership from Amanda Effron, Chief Digital Officer at IKEA U.S. #WomensHistoryMonth
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March 1, 2023
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It’s officially Women's History Month! IKEA U.S. is committed to equity, and we strive to create an open and accepting place to work for all. This month, we celebrate women who #TakeUpSpace and show others that they belong.
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IKEA Reviews

3.7
66%
Recommend to a Friend
74%
Approve of CEO
Javier Quiñones
Javier Quiñones
447 Ratings
5.0
Former Employee

"overall experience at ikea"

Mar 8, 2023 - Customer Service Representative (CSR) in Frisco, TX

Pros

Really solid company overall and a great environment to work in.

Cons

just some co-workers who would not pull their own weight.
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Diversity & Inclusion at IKEA

4.1
(796 Reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

Diversity is a key to success, diversity comes in all shapes and sizes.

The uniqueness and individuality of our co-workers has always beensomething that has defined IKEA as a company.  Because even since the very beginning, we've always tried to foster a work environment that values self-expression, diversity and inclusion.  We just wouldn't make it any other way!

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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How is diversity at IKEA?

...Great staff, flexible hours, discounted meals, living wage, incredible commitment to diversity and inclusion...Read More

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IKEA Photos

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IKEA Interviews

Experience
Positive76%
Negative11%
Neutral12%
Getting an Interview
Applied online82%
In Person6%
Employee Referral4%
Difficulty
2.5
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  1. Customer Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Canada
    Declined Offer
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    Easy Interview

    Interview

    The interview process was great and the people that interviewed me were very respectful. Asked me a lot of great questions. No trick questions. It felt like a natural conversation that I was having.
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IKEA Awards & Accolades

  • America's Best Large EmployersForbes2022
  • Best Place to Work for LGBT EqualityHuman Rights Campaign2022
  • America’s Best Employers for DiversityForbes2021
  • Best Places to Work for LGBTQ EquityHuman Rights Campaign2021

Pledges & Certifications

  • Pay Equality Pledge

    Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

  • Career Advancement Program

    Helping employees "upskill" into higher-paying positions

  • Social Responsibility Pledge

    Formal programs or foundation to give back to communities

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

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IKEA FAQ

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Does IKEA offer massages?

...Amazing culture and people are super friendly, great food and free coffee, drinks and fruits...

March 8, 2021

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People Also Ask about IKEA

Employees rate IKEA 3.7 out of 5 stars based on 11,902 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor. In 2013 and 2017, IKEA employees have voted their company to be one of Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work.

To get a job at IKEA, browse currently open positions and apply for a job near you. Once you get a positive response, make sure to find out about the interview process at IKEA and prepare for tough questions.

Overall, 66% of employees would recommend working at IKEA to a friend. This is based on 2,216 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

76% of job seekers rate their interview experience at IKEA as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.5 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at IKEA.

60% of employees think that IKEA has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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