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Department Manager in Training

Salary:  £19,500 - £22,000.
City:  Nottingham
Sport:  Any Sport
Contracted Hours:  39 per week
 

 

LOVE SPORT? WANT TO GROW INTO A MOTIVATIONAL LEADER? DO YOU WANT TO LEARN HOW TO RUN YOUR OWN BUSINESS?

IF YES, THIS COULD BE THE PERFECT ROLE FOR YOU!

 

As a Department Manager in training you'll learn how to grow a dynamic business from day one. To put it simply, the purpose of your role is to empower and develop your team; all to ensure that your local customers can get everything they need from your department to practice their favourite sports; and most importantly, they have an amazing shopping experience in the process. From day one, you'll learn all the ropes thanks to our hands on training programme. Each day you'll gain the confidence to nurture a team of sales assistants in order to grow your business within your local catchment.

 

What will you benefit from?

 

  • Career progression - At Decathlon, you choose your own career path, so whether you aspire to become a Store Manager or our CEO - we'll support you the whole way!
  • Share holding & Profit sharing scheme - We’re one big international family who exclusively co-owns our business and shares the profit we make with our employees.
  • We play Sports together and have regular team socials!
  • Cycle to work scheme - At least 25% discount on a bike of your choice.
  • 30% staff discount on our Decathlon products

 

Discover more of our company benefits here.

 

What's involved?

 

Store life is full of energy where no two days are the same, you’ll be sure to face some challenges but with the support of your team we guarantee that you will surpass even your own expectations. Here are parts of the role that you'll gain experience in: 

 

  • People practices, including; recruitment, team training, development and satisfaction
  • Customer experience enhancement
  • Leadership
  • Market research
  • Economic analysis and projection
  • Commercial merchandising
  • Project management
  • Duty management, health and safety assurance. 

 

Sound good so far? If so, here's the type of person we're looking for...

 
Who are you?
 
  • An energetic self-starter with well rounded leadership skills and a love for sport!
  • People-centered, with a sense of service to help others.
  • A game changer who can rethink and reinvent retail.
  • A motivational person who nurtures the development of others.
  • An eager learner with a desire to take responsibility.
  • Open to relocation for future career progression opportunities.
 
Additional Information:
 

As a Department Manager in training you will be required to work usual retail hours including evenings and weekends. The role will be shop-floor based with full Covid-19 safety regulations and precautions in place. The safety of our teammates and customers is our main priority during these times.

 

Salary: £19,500 - £22,000.

 

IF YOU LOVE SPORT AND WANT AN EXCITING CAREER IN BUSINESS, APPLY TODAY!