Develop a career. Make a difference.

At METRO GROUP, our people live and breathe retail and wholesale. We offer them a chance to develop a career they’re passionate about while making a positive difference in the industry, and we’re looking for equally ambitious and innovative people to join them.

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School leavers

Want hands-on experience? Interested in developing your skills and knowledge as well as earning a salary? Learn more about our vocational training opportunities here. Furthermore, you can also opt for one of the new combined degree courses, such as business informatics.

Find out about opportunities for school-leavers

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Students and Graduates

Are you currently studying and looking for some on-the-job training? METRO GROUP partners with career networks and student organisations to help college and university students gain the practical experience they need to kick-start their career. Our trainee programmes and internships are an exciting addition to your degree course.

Find out about entry-level opportunities

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If you’re proud of your work achievements and ready to embark on your next big career challenge, see how your talents are embraced at METRO GROUP. We offer a wide variety of roles within an international environment, as well as ongoing opportunities for your personal development.

Find out about career opportunities at METRO GROUP

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The strongest motivator is to find something meaningful in what you do. We do not want to hold back the people with whom we work. Rather, we want to see them grow.

Olaf Koch, Chairman of the Management Board of METRO AG


Founding member of the Business Social Compliance Initiative (BSCI) for minimum social standards

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Partner of the European Supply Chain Initiative (SCI) for fair trading

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Learning and development

Whether you're starting your career or building on your success, METRO GROUP will invest in your personal and professional growth. We offer several in-house training and development programmes, some of which are in conjunction with recognised institutions too.

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Career – What we offer

METRO GROUP cultivates conditions that enable its employees to find the ideal combination of free time, family life and work.

What METRO GROUP offers as an employer

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