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Closing Date: 
Saturday, November 14, 2020
Store Region: 
Store Phone No:
+44 20 7064 3000
Job Role: 
Employment type: 
Full time

Love sport? Experienced leader? Entrepreneurial thinker?

If yes, this is the perfect role for you!

As a Department Manager you'll be running a dynamic business from day one. To put it simply, the purpose of your role is to unite 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.

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 - your opportunities for progression are endless!

  • 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 sport 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?

Like any business, there will be some challenges that you’ll face and it won’t always be a breeze; however, 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 invaluable experience in:


  • People management including; recruitment, training and development.

  • Leadership

  • Market research

  • Economic analysis and projection

  • Financial management

  • Commercial merchandising

  • Project management

 Sound good so far? If so, here are the types of people that we’re looking for…

 Are you?

  • A self-starter with a love for sport and having fun.

  • Open minded with a natural sense of service to help others.

  • A game changer who can rethink and reinvent retail.

  • A motivated leader who invests in the development of others.

Additional Information:

As a Department Manager you will be required to work usual retail hours including evenings and weekends. The role will be shopfloor 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.

If you love sport and want an exciting career in business, APPLY TODAY!