METRO Potentials International graduate programme

METRO Potentials Programme Overview

Our Metro Potentials Programme is tailored to attract and cultivate young talents within our organization, offering exposure, insights, and invaluable work experience across key departments of our business. Trainee'ss undergo assignments in our stores, local head office, and culminate with an international assignment, aimed at broadening their horizons and providing relevant global work experience.

The international assignment serves as a pivotal point, extending the horizons of our trainees and equipping them with the necessary skills to excel in their future roles within our company. This program isn't just about gaining experience — it's about preparing for success and growth.

Join us on this journey of discovery and development. Apply now to be a part of our dynamic team and pave the way for your future success!

 
METRO Potentials - It's all yours

Dr Steffen Greubel, CEO of METRO AG, with participants of the METRO Potentials Programme from batch 10

Dr Steffen Greubel (top right), CEO of METRO AG, with participants of the METRO Potentials Programme from batch 10

Christiane Giesen (middle-left), CPCO of METRO AG, and Rafael Gasset (centre right), COO of METRO AG, with participants of the METRO Potentials Programme from batch 9

Christiane Giesen (centre left), CPCO of METRO AG, and Rafael Gasset (centre right), COO of METRO AG, with participants of the METRO Potentials Programme from batch 9

The Learning Journey

METRO Potentials Learning Journey

Your Benefits when joining the Programme

International exposure

  • You will be part of an international team – we connect high potentials across the borders and help them grow together
  • You will meet senior leaders from different units and countries – opportunity to learn, get inspired and build network
  • 5 months abroad assignment – real job experience while immersing in foreign culture
  • International buddy program – a METRO Potentials alumni from a different country than yours will serve as your counterpart

Proximity to the customer and assignments in the core parts of our business

  • Store operations
  • Sales Force
  • Supply chain
  • Procurement, etc.

Career guidance

  • Getting insights into diverse areas of the company will help you choose your own path and build your solid fundament for future METRO career path

  • Mentoring and coaching – you will be surrounded by professionals who will help you grow and design your path