Decathlon Netherlands B.V.


Your role

As the E-commerce Financial Business partner, you will lead, steer and support the e-commerce business model securing profitable growth and financial sustainability. Your purpose is to secure long-term and profitable growth through financial steer, decision support, operational excellence and compliance.

You will thrive in this role and team if you:

  • Are a team player and passionate about sports
  • Get energized by driving business growth and increasing customer value
  • Can identify yourself with Decathlon culture and values: Vitality and Responsibility
  • Are eager to learn and like to challenge yourself and others

Your main responsibilities

  • Ensure relevant, accurate and timely accounting and financial reporting
  • Coordinate the budget, forecast and cost follow-up of the online business unit
  • Create insights into costs and performance
  • Act as the linking pin between core areas, business owners, group functions and process teams
  • Provide support to the e-commerce team with commercial and strategic initiatives
  • Manage and optimize the administrative organisation / internal control processes

Your profile

You have at least two years of experience in accounting, controlling and budgeting in an omnichannel retail company. You have a strong ability to prioritize, provide clear directions, and communicate confidently and clearly in Dutch and English. French is a plus.

Do you have experience and knowledge in the following?

  • How to measure, process and communicate financial information regarding economic entities
  • How to plan and measure financial records in compliance with internal and external regulations, ensuring value for money in reaching business objectives and long-term profitable growth
  • How to create and implement change initiatives and manage stakeholders
  • How to assess, analyze and mitigate risks in a business/accounting environment
  • Data visualization tools (Qlik Sense and/or Tableau)
  • Networking, able to build your network and get the right information independently
  • Managing the challenges regarding the current and future online market

The company

Decathlon is active in 56 countries around the world and has a clear mission: make sport accessible to the many in a sustainable way. Decathlon Netherlands is growing really fast and the administration and accounting processes are becoming more complex and strategic to master. The number of transactions, employees and financial risk are increasing and need to have the right attention to make sure the company still grows in a sustainable way.

These are the steps in the recruitment process:

  • Great to receive your CV and short motivational letter!
  • Screening process (sometimes a short telephone call is part of the screening)
  • First interview
  • Second Interview
  • Offer
  • Sign your contract
  • Welcome aboard!


Locatie: Amsterdam

Functie groep: Sportretail

Specialiteit: Finance

Ref nr: 97505


Naam: Sander Fonville


Tel: +31652520346