Denbora erabiltzeko modu berriak
Nuevos usos del tiempo
Innovative Uses of Time

In recent years, Bilbao and Bizkaia have been undergoing major changes that have affected the population’s lifestyles and time management. Faced with this situation, the City Council of Bilbao and the Provincial Council of Bizkaia are supporting the creation of the NETWORK of AGENCIES in BILBAO and BIZKAIA, consisting of firms and organisations that are committed to the achievement of better time management and the reconciliation of work and family and personal life.

Our Network’s best practices

Ms. Beatriz Fernandez
Head of Human Resources

Parque Comercial Megapark,
48902 Barakaldo (SPAIN)
Phone: 902 40 09 22


Ikea Norte S.L.

IKEA is an international company of Swedish origin, and a market leader in the retail business for furniture and household goods, It started trading in Småland (Southern Sweden) in 1943, when Ingvar Kamprad, the company’s founder, registered the IKEA trademark. The acronym consists of his initials (Ingvar Kamprad), the farm where he grew up (Elmtaryd) and his hometown (Agunnaryd).
Now in 2015, the IKEA Group has in all 315 outlets distributed across 27 countries, providing work for 147,000 people.

Its concept of human resources is to use common sense to offer people an opportunity to grow, both personally and professionally, jointly embracing the commitment to create a better life for ourselves and for our customers.

IKEA in Barakaldo has a workforce of 430 people, 280 women and 150 men.