Sports Department Manager (Full time - Retail - Catchment Sport Leader)

Hong Kong
Decathlon Sports Retail Team – Sports Retail /
Full time /
Company Overview:
At Decathlon, we live and breathe sports! With our presence in over 60 countries, we share a vibrant and energetic company culture fueled by our four core values: Vitality, Responsibility, Authenticity, and Generosity. In Hong Kong, we're on a mission to “Move People through the Wonders of Sport” and transform the way people experience sports. From our cutting-edge research to innovative retail solutions, we're passionate about bringing the thrill of sports to every corner of the city. With our expanding network of 8 stores and exciting projects in the pipeline, we're looking for sporty superstars to join our team!
Role Overview:
Are you a proactive, outspoken, and passionate leader who thrives on solving challenges? Join our Hong Kong retail team as a Sports Department Manager (Full-time Catchment Sports Leader)! In this role, you'll be responsible for leading a small team at one of our locations across the city, working hand in hand with the Store Leaders to achieve our goals. You'll play a pivotal role in driving omnichannel and business performance while delivering exceptional customer experiences and human successes.

We believe in empowering our team members and providing incredible opportunities for growth and development. As a Catchment Sports Leader, you'll build the autonomy to implement strategies, drive performance, and effectively manage resources. Working closely with the store management team, you'll align objectives and collaborate to achieve collective success. Your ideas and efforts will be recognized, making a significant impact on our overall performance and fostering a culture of growth and success.

Embrace the challenge of collaboration, teamwork, and effective communication as you shape the success of your team, foster a positive work environment, and make a meaningful impact in the dynamic world of sports retail in Hong Kong!

Your responsibilities:

    • 1. Sporting Excellence and Customer Enchantment:
    • Take charge of your sports department, running it with finesse and strategic thinking.
    • Utilize data-driven insights to make informed decisions that enhance product performance and create exceptional in-store experiences.
    • Meticulously plan and manage working hours to optimize sales and achieve targets like a pro.
    • Ensure seamless availability of products, replenishing stock efficiently to meet customer demands.
    • Deliver top-notch service that leaves customers delighted with every interaction.
    • Collaborate with various departments to create visually appealing merchandising displays that reflect Decathlon's standards.

    • 2. The Winning Team Symphony:
    • Recruit, mentor, and develop a high-performing team, empowering them for long-term success at Decathlon.
    • Efficiently manage schedules and rostering for part-time and full-time teammates.
    • Foster a positive and engaging work environment, keeping team members motivated and challenged.
    • Conduct regular individual meetings to track progress, provide feedback, and support professional growth.
    • Maintain a safe and secure department, prioritizing the well-being of both team members and customers.
    • Foster teamwork and shared responsibility by involving the team in exciting challenges.
    • 3. Local Sports Empowerment Projects:
    • Collaborate closely with teammates, peers, and City Sport Team leaders to co-create and execute business strategies for your sport.
    • Develop comprehensive commercial and marketing strategies to amplify the sport's presence and impact.
    • Take a long-term approach to the sport's development in Hong Kong, implementing localized strategies within your store.

What you bring:

    • Sports Lover: If you live and breathe sports, this is the perfect role for you! We want your contagious enthusiasm to spread the wonders of sports across Hong Kong.
    • Retail Superstar: Have you worked in retail leading roles before? Awesome! Your experience in motivating teams and running a retail operation will make you shine in this role.
    • Customer Champion: Whether you've worked in sales or customer service, your ability to provide exceptional customer experiences will set you apart.
    • Fearless and Eager: Challenges don't scare you! You thrive on them. With your positive "can do" attitude, you're always ready to tackle any obstacle that comes your way.
    • Coordination Pro: Juggling multiple tasks and working with different people is a breeze for you. As a Catchment Sports Leader, you'll be the go-to person for coordinating activities and collaborating with various stakeholders.
    • Creative Problem Solver: When faced with a problem, you're not afraid to think outside the box. You're full of innovative ideas to overcome any challenge that comes your way.
    • Language Skills: Fluent in English and Cantonese? Great! If you also have Mandarin skills, that's an added advantage to communicating with a wider audience.
    • Ready to Dive In: If you're available to start immediately, that's fantastic! We're excited to have candidates who are ready to hit the ground running and make an impact right away.

What we offer:

    • Fast Learning: Immerse yourself in a dynamic setting that promotes continuous growth and personal development.
    • Entrepreneurial & Team Spirit: Embrace ownership, innovation, and collaboration as we work together to achieve success.
    • Rapid Growth Opportunities: Your exceptional performance will be recognized, opening doors for rapid career advancement.
    • Competitive Salary Package & Monthly Bonus: Enjoy a competitive salary and monthly bonuses as a reward for your hard work.
    • Medical Allowance & Employee Discount: We prioritize your well-being with medical allowance, and you'll receive exclusive employee discounts on our sports products.

    • Apply now and get ready to score big in your career! Game On!

    • We estimate that completing our application form will take approximately 30 minutes to ensure you have enough time to provide us with the necessary information and showcase your potential. We appreciate your dedication and look forward to getting to know you better!
Disclaimer: Decathlon Hong Kong Ltd.does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor. All information collected will be kept strictly confidential and will be used for recruitment purpose only.