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NIKE, Inc.

Retail Assistant (Athlete) PT 30h - East Kilbride

Isle of Lewis, United Kingdom

Become a Part of the NIKE, Inc. Team

NIKE, Inc. does more than outfit the world's best athletes. It is a place to explore potential, obliterate boundaries and push out the edges of what can be. The company looks for people who can grow, think, dream and create. Its culture thrives by embracing diversity and rewarding imagination. The brand seeks achievers, leaders and visionaries. At NIKE, Inc. it's about each person bringing skills and passion to a challenging and constantly evolving game.

To work in retail is to be the face of NIKE, Inc. With a relentless focus on product knowledge and customer service, Nike Retail teams give valuable experiences to consumers every day. From Shanghai to San Francisco, every store has a unique perspective and hosts an inspiring community of sport and style devotees. A career in Nike Retail demands creativity and ambition and offers the opportunity to grow with some of the best athletes, teammates and retail partners in the industry.

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NIKE Retail Careers

We are searching for someone like YOU to join the best retail team on the globe.

In our NIKE Retail Stores we use special job names for our positions: a store manager is called "Head Coach", an assistant store manager is called "Assistant Head Coach", a floor manager is called "Coach", a team leader is called "Lead" and a sales assistant is called "Athlete".

Join the NIKE, Inc. team!

Part-time 30 HOURS PER WEEK

Our trading hours are 10 am-8 pm Mon-Fri and 9 am-8 pm on Saturdays and 11:30-6 pm on Sundays but may extend closer to peak season.

As an Athlete you are:

  • Using your expertise in the field of exceptional consumer service and product knowledge to serve and deliver a premium brand experience to our consumers
  • Assisting our Leads and Coaches in training new employees
  • Supporting various store departments (e.g. operating cash register, managing incoming and outgoing goods, refilling products on the shop floor, building visual displays) and recommending appropriate products to reach sales targets
  • Using your knowledge of digital devices to create a bond between online and offline sales or services in the store
  • Informing consumers and new coworkers about the NIKE products and services
  • Improving your own knowledge via our tools and training courses to stay up to date and to seek for more insights on sales trends, NIKE products, services, and culture

What you get:

  • Attractive salary that evolves with the market and experience
  • Opportunity to receive monthly bonus payments
  • Attractive online and in-store employee discounts
  • Attractive Benefits Package, Pension & Share scheme
  • Exciting development and career opportunities
  • Regular training on leadership, sales and products
  • A dynamic and motivating environment which values Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DE&I)
  • Staff dress to represent NIKE and foster our team spirit
  • Access to sports activities
  • Opportunities to participate in unique NIKE moments

What you bring :

  • A passion for NIKE and/or love of sport
  • Some experience in retail and/or leadership positions
  • Very good command of English language (written and spoken)
  • Experience and competency in serving exceptional consumer service
  • Ability to coach and develop a strong team
  • Strong focus on communication
  • Flexibility to work in shifts and on weekends

Watch this video to find out about the atmosphere in our stores and learn more about our store traditions .

Come support us on our mission to bring inspiration and innovation to every athlete in the world.

Apply now. We're waiting for you!

NIKE, Inc. is a growth company that looks for team members to grow with it. Nike offers a generous total rewards package, casual work environment, a diverse and inclusive culture, and an electric atmosphere for professional development. No matter the location, or the role, every Nike employee shares one galvanizing mission: To bring inspiration and innovation to every athlete* in the world.

NIKE, Inc. is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability.


Whether it's transportation or financial health, we continually invest in our employees to help them achieve greatness - inside and outside of work. All who work here should be able to realize their full potential.

Client-provided location(s): Kilbride, Isle of Skye IV49 9AT, UK
Job ID: nike-21272_R-20755
Employment Type: Part Time

Perks and Benefits

  • Health and Wellness

    • Health Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Long-Term Disability
    • FSA
    • HSA
    • Fitness Subsidies
    • On-Site Gym
    • Mental Health Benefits
    • Virtual Fitness Classes
  • Parental Benefits

    • Adoption Assistance Program
    • Family Support Resources
    • Fertility Benefits
  • Work Flexibility

    • Flexible Work Hours
    • Remote Work Opportunities
    • Hybrid Work Opportunities
  • Office Life and Perks

    • Commuter Benefits Program
    • Casual Dress
    • Happy Hours
    • Snacks
    • Company Outings
    • On-Site Cafeteria
    • Holiday Events
  • Vacation and Time Off

    • Paid Vacation
    • Paid Holidays
    • Personal/Sick Days
    • Sabbatical
    • Leave of Absence
    • Volunteer Time Off
    • Summer Fridays
  • Financial and Retirement

    • 401(K)
    • 401(K) With Company Matching
    • Company Equity
    • Stock Purchase Program
    • Performance Bonus
    • Relocation Assistance
    • Financial Counseling
  • Professional Development

    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Learning and Development Stipend
    • Promote From Within
    • Mentor Program
    • Shadowing Opportunities
    • Access to Online Courses
    • Lunch and Learns
    • Internship Program
    • Work Visa Sponsorship
    • Leadership Training Program
    • Associate or Rotational Training Program
  • Diversity and Inclusion

    • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program
    • Employee Resource Groups (ERG)
    • Veteran founded/led