Finance Business Partner

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Finance Business Partner

Decathlon Netherlands has grown significantly during the last 5 years, from 3 to 22 stores, a successful web-shop, a nice head office and our own warehouse. The coming years we have the ambition to continue to grow into an e-commerce giant! To make sure we grow in a responsible way, we are looking for a finance Business Partner. Interested? Read on!

Full-time · Amsterdam

Your job

 As a Finance Business Partner you will be part of our Finance team which contains 16 finance specialists. This department is segmented into 2 different teams; Finance Process Experts (FPE) and Business Finance. You will be part of our business team be responsible for a number Decathlon stores and their financial development. 

In your role you will support the business in making the optimized decisions in short and medium term by providing user-friendly business information. You will create and animate long-term vision by driving a strategic plan per entity, were you wil develop a trusted relationship with the local Store Managers and Area Managers. You will be focussing on forecasting and make analyses regarding topics such as costs, turnover, stock and investment. 


  • Analyzing, monitoring, forecasting financial data

  • You will be a key person within the company and wil take an advisory role

  • As Business Partner you will keep close contact with stakeholders and visit them monthly 

  • Attend to trainings/synergies at our HQ in Lille.

What we offer

At Decathlon we not only believe in sports as a lifestyle, but also in creating a stimulating working environment where colleagues with a passion for sports can enjoy exercising together. Job satisfaction is our priority and we ppromote a great sports culture in which you can be yourself and share your passion for sports. In addition, we offer:

  • A salary between €3750,- and €4250,-, a possible monthly bonus, 8% holiday pay and 24 wonderful holiday days.

  • 20% discount on our own brands. Whether it concerns sportswear, shoes or equipment, you benefit from great discounts on the products that support your sporting adventures.

  • We understand that personal growth and development are crucial to a successful career. That is why we offer the unique opportunity to participate in training through our Decathlon Academy.

  • Decathlon shareholding plan: We believe in sharing success with our employees and offer you the opportunity to become a co-owner of our successful company

  • To make your trip to our Decathlon team even more pleasant, we also provide a travel allowance.

  • Decathlon encourages a healthy mind in a healthy body. That's why we offer access to the 'Open Up' platform, where you can find professional support for mental and physical challenges in both your work and private life.

  • We organize great events such as an annual event where all your colleagues from the Netherlands come together for a day full of sports, fun, food & drinks and a dance! An annual ski trip is also organized for which you can register. 

What we expect from you

  • You have a passion for sports!

  • You have at least 3 years of relevant work experience, preferably within retail

  • You are result-and solution-oriented, you do this with a proactive and stress-resistant attitude;

  • You are persuasive and have excellent communication skills and good in internal/external stakeholder management

  • Analytical and tech savvy

About Decathlon

Decathlon is much more than just a sports retailer. We are an international sports community with a mission to 'move the people through the wonders of sport' regardless of age, background or experience. As the market leader in sports retail, we are constantly evolving and continuing to grow.

Read more about our commitment to sustainability

At Decathlon we are committed to improve our way of working and take responsibility for our activities. We invest in multiple initiatives that help us reduce waste and extend the life cycle of our products such as selling second hand products, renting sports equipment, buying back used products and repairing and maintaining sports products.

Application process

  • Apply now by sending your cv and motivational letter

  • Telephone acquintance

  • First interview

  • Second interview

  • Contract proposal

  • Welcome at Decathlon!

Apply now and become part of our sportif and passionate team at Decathlon!