First listed on: 14 June 2022

OHS, Risk and Compliance Manager



You are an inspirational leader who can energise, motivate and lead your team of dedicated co-workers to provide a safe and secure environment for our customers and co-workers. You will lead, manage, coach and support your Safety & Security Team and are experienced with advising and influencing key stakeholders and business partners on best practice. You have a passion for Safety & Security, and you will drive this message within the store and maintain a consistent positive customer experience. You can adapt to change quickly and possess the ability to multitask and prioritise within a dynamic environment.


As the OHS, Risk and Compliance Manager, your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to: 

  • Driving a safe and secure environment for the store’s visitors, co-workers, and contractors, and being the ambassador in leading a strong safety culture in the store. 
  • Business partnering with the store management team to guide and support all risk and compliance measures and ensuring best practice safety systems and processes are secured. 
  • Monitoring internal and external IKEA related incidents, closing the loop on incident reporting, and taking a risk-based approach with focus on ‘safety meeting commerciality’. 
  • Lead training, audits, and inspections for the store. Ensure coordination with the store's Emergency Response Team to manage emergency cases and provide appropriate action according to the IKEA Emergency Response rules.
  • Actively work together with the Country Safety & Security Leader to ensure all IKEA standards, risk management frameworks, and legal requirements are met. 
  • You are the first point of contact for any out of hours Safety & Security incidents. This role will require you to be on call.


Safety & Security are responsible for ensuring a safe and secure environment for our all our visitors, customers and our co-workers. The team is highly motivated and partners the business to protect our assets by being knowledgeable about the IKEA business. As OHS, Risk and Compliance Manager you will lead your co-workers to create a better everyday life!

IKEA believes in equal pay for work of equal value.

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