Joining Decathlon Czech Republic means becoming part of an incredible team of 1,639 team players who work every day to bring sports closer to our Czech customers. We are capturing the Czech sports market, worth 2 billion euros in 2023, making it the second-largest sports market by value in the CEE zone, with a 15% market share. With our 25 physical stores and a rapidly growing e-commerce, our business generated a GMV turnover of 331.6 million euros in 2023, at the end of 2023 our Net Result achieved 16,2M€ with a solid Roce of 51%.

Join Our Journey

As our new Chief Value Officer, you will play a pivotal role in driving the value-creation process and achieving our short- and medium-term targets. You will lead a local finance & legal team of 23 teammates and 5 leaders, an international and diverse team with 7 nationalities and English as our common language.

Your Profile

  • Passion for sports and a deep understanding of retail activities.
  • Willing to accelerate the e-commerce and circular transformations.
  • Proven team leader experience
  • Good knowledge of accounting, audit, treasury, controlling, financial tools, and taxation.
  • A good educator who enjoys developing skills and empowering others.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Critical thinking and capacity to challenge the status quo.
  • You thrive on challenges and action.
  • Fluency in English.

Key Responsibilities

  • Oversee the value creation process for the Czech Republic.
  • Ensure accurate financial reporting, tax compliance, and adherence to regulatory standards.
  • Collaborate with various teams to develop and implement innovative solutions and initiatives.
  • Manage and mitigate risks effectively.
  • Execute global corporate and financial strategies, including transformation projects.
  • Foster talent development and lead my team to achieve operational excellence and efficiency
  • Become an effective board member, managing 2 fiscal companies (Retail and Real Estate

Additional information: 

  • Place of work: Onsite from Prague, Czech Republic
  • Date of start a new job: as soon as possible
  • Deadline for application: 30th of June  2024

If you are interested in the job offer, please first talk to your leaders, then send your CV to anna.szymanek@decathlon.com directly or apply in the form.

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