Employer profile

Decathlon UK

Updated
Updated: November, 2016

About Decathlon UK

Welcome to Decathlon; Europe’s largest sporting retailer.

Only 40 years young, Decathlon has grown and developed into one of the biggest sporting retailers globally. Offering sports users a variety of sporting goods for more than 70 sports, over a multiplatform environment. Our network consists of over 1,000 stores operating in excess of 30 countries, combined with our rapidly expanding ecommerce service.

Everything we do at Decathlon is related to our purpose, ‘to make the pleasure and benefits of sport accessible to all.’ We know the secret to offering outstanding products and service to our customers is our teams. Our social responsibility is what makes Decathlon different: We focus on our employees.

Opportunities

We are currently looking for Logistic Managers in training.

Sport is a part of who we are. Therefore first and foremost, we are looking for people to join us who are passionate about their sport.

As a Logistics Sports Manager, you’ll be taking decisions to optimise the operations of your department from day one.
You will recruit, train and coach your own team of 15-20 people.

Your challenge is to organise your department and team to provide the best service to our stores in lead-time, quality, safety and cost.

Your determination together with our training will teach you the fundamentals of how to run your operation.

Decathlon is committed to training its colleagues and developing their skills. Consider this role as a welcome to the world of Decathlon Management. Our Logistic Managers have been promoted to a variety of roles within the business, from; store or warehouse managers to country leaders or international brand managers.

Our management is based on close involvement, based on decision-making and responsibility. The policy of internal promotion is a priority at the heart of our business, and of all the brands in the Decathlon network.

The opportunities are limitless, and open to all who demonstrate outstanding performance at their current level. Your progress in the company is driven by your results, abilities and passions.

Work sectors

leisure, sport and tourism, transport and logistics, retail

Location

Northampton

Other opportunities available nationwide

Contact details

Address
Brackmills Industrial Estate
NN4 7PW
Northampton