Position title
Retail Store Sales Assistant - Croydon

Decathlon Sports retail store in Croydon is looking to recruit Sales Assistants.

As a Sales Assistant, (or Sports Advisor, as we call it) your role is to ensure all customers leave Decathlon store ‘satisfied or satisfied’. From a friendly and professional welcome through to a quick and easy payment process, your role is to always deliver a 5 star shopping experience.

Job Responsibilities:

Customer Service - Through your own passion for sport, you’ll share your tips and experiences with users and through Decathlon's product training you will be able to give the best technical advice for the sports you are responsible for. Decathlon has shifted over the last year into an omnichannel business so it’s essential that our sales assistants are able to assist customers in all aspects of retail shopping, whether that’s in store or online!

​Merchandising - Whether full time or part time, every Sales Assistant is encouraged to take responsibility to autonomously manage stock levels and pricing and to provide a high level of merchandising so that each customer can easily find the right product for their sporting practice.

​Team Player - You will be part of a shop floor team of like-minded Sales Assistants, practicing sport and celebrating victories together, so it’s important that you are able to work well within a team environment as well as independently.


Job tag: Sports Retail Store Assistant Purley Way, Croydon Decathlon.


Someone looking for a retail career with a difference
Problem solver with excellent communication skills.
Able to play as part of the team during the busiest times (weekends and holidays).

Job Benefits

This job provides an opportunity in Retail Business Career progression in London - At Decathlon, you choose your own career path, whether you aspire to become our next customer service manager or our next CEO - the opportunities for progression are endless!


Apply Online at Decathlon Sport Retail Careers

Employment Type
Retail & Sales
Job Location
Decathlon Sports Retail, Purley Way, Croydon, London, England, CR0 4XT, UK
Base Salary
£10.48-£11.50 Per hour
Date posted
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