Decathlon Employee Reviews about "working hours"

Updated 20 Jun 2020

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3.9
77%
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93%
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Decathlon CEO Michel Aballea
Michel Aballea
772 Ratings
Pros
  • "The work environment was really good if you have any questions they were helping you really kindly(in 72 reviews)

  • "Excellent work culture that company stands for(in 57 reviews)

Cons
  • "working hours - not a healthy work life balance(in 40 reviews)

  • "Low salary, not having a good system(in 34 reviews)

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  1. "Good organisation to learn"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Manager 
    Recommends

    I worked at Decathlon part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Huge learning opportunity Growth is really good Good for starting your career Great work culture Freedom to implement your own idea Continues mentoring and evaluation Exceptional team work

    Cons

    Long working hours Work on weekend No public holidays (Have good amount of payed leaves though)

  2. "Excellent work culture"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Intern - Sports Player in Hyderābād
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Decathlon for less than a year

    Pros

    Various benefits No hierarchy Flexible working hours

    Cons

    Saturdays and Sundays are the most hectic as well as the best day for learning


  3. "Worth working"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Sport Leader in Hyderābād
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Decathlon part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Best place to start working Growth Learning Friendliness Environment

    Cons

    Long working hours. Sometimes 12 hours, ten hours minimum.

  4. "-"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager 

    I have been working at Decathlon full-time

    Pros

    Good values, freedom of decision making, selecting our own team

    Cons

    Long working hours, Not competitive salary, Reward package isn't parallel with the level of responsibility, Rigid retail frame when it comes to promotion and reward, Ideas aren't really listened to

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    Decathlon Response

    July 7, 2020Decathlon UK

    Thanks for the review ! We appreciate your detailed feedback and will taken it onboard. Please don't hesitate to contact your manager to communicate this feedback. Decathlon UK

  5. "Life is busy at Decathlon"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Decathlon

    Pros

    People, Company culture, Autonomy, Trust & Flexibility

    Cons

    Long Working hours & No personal life

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  6. "Good retail experience but poor store managment"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sports Leader 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Decathlon full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    good working environment given responsibilities

    Cons

    working hours - not a healthy work life balance poor management

  7. "Verkäufer"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Community Marketing Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Decathlon part-time

    Pros

    Good for students, it allows to organize your working hours.

    Cons

    In some departments is difficult to achieve bonus.

  8. "Learned a lot"

    4.0
    Former Intern - Management Trainee in Dehra Dūn

    I worked at Decathlon for less than a year

    Pros

    Good work environment Good people and seniors

    Cons

    Bad working hours Low satisfaction levels

  9. "Nice Working environment"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sports Advisor in Reading, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Decathlon part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Working in cycles provides nice task variety Fair and equal pay that isn't conditional to age Part time working hours are very flexible

    Cons

    communication between staff and managers isn't always the best

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    Decathlon Response

    January 28, 2020Decathlon UK

    Thank you for taking the time to do a review on our company and for your kind praises. Your feedback has taken on board and we will make sure this passed on to the relevant manager. Thank you

  10. "Good overall"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Sales Manager in New Delhi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Decathlon for more than a year

    Pros

    No dress code for entry

    Cons

    Working hours is frexible for employees

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