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Trainee programmes: FAQs

Would you like to join the REWE Group trainee programme? Here are some answers to the most frequently asked questions.

Who can join the trainee programme?
We offer a variety of trainee positions for graduates of business programmes as well as other fields relating to retail and tourism.

How long does the trainee programme normally last at the REWE Group?
Depending on the area, the trainee programme can last between 14 and 24 months.

How does the application process work?
Once your application has been received, you will be sent a confirmation. Your application documents will then be checked by the relevant departments. If your profile is a good match for what they need, a telephone interview, assessment centre and face-to-face interview will typically follow.

What areas are currently looking for trainees?
Please take a look at our job vacancies page where you will find an up-to-date list of open positions. We're looking periodically for trainess in departments such as Category Management, Purchasing, Business Development and Consulting, Logistics, Accounting, Human Resources or Quality Assurance.

How do I apply?
You will find more information about how to apply (by post/online) in the position ad.

Is it possible to send a speculative application?
As we offer trainee positions in a wide range of areas, we usually have positions advertised. As a rule, it is not possible to send a speculative application. Please take a look at our job vacancies page for positions available.

Why should I choose REWE Group? What benefits will it offer me?
REWE Group offers a trainee programme specifically for you in order to help uncover and develop your skill and potential. Over the course of the programme, you will have access to a broad range of seminars to encourage your development. You will be given the opportunity to be involved in the numerous strategic business divisions of REWE Group.
The scope of what our Group offers in terms of the full product range (both national and international), discount stores (both national and international), DIY stores and tourism outlets will no doubt convince you we are the right choice. It’s highly possible you will a trainee position that’s perfect for you.

Is it possible to spend part of my traineeship abroad?
Yes, it is possible to complete part of your trainee programme abroad in coordination with the department and HR.

You can find more information about the application process and trainee positions available here.

Interested? We look forward to receiving your application!