Careers at HOFER

That's my way

When it comes to top customer satisfaction, HOFER is clearly in the lead. Over 12,000 employees work at HOFER Austria to create optimal shopping experiences every day. Find out more and start your career at HOFER with a job in one of our 530 stores and six regional offices all over Austria, in our corporate headquarters in Sattledt and Eberstalzell in Upper Austria or within our International Management Holding in Salzburg. Take the first step now and join our successful team!


Top HOFER job openings of the week

Every week, our recruiters put together a list of top picks among our current job openings.
These vacancies are also marked with an asterisk in our job search. 
Apply now to join our HOFER team!

Our promise as an employer

Team spirit, continuous learning and ongoing motivation to take the next step as a team: Those are our cornerstones for successful professional cooperation.

Join us to find the right career path for yourself!

Lots of companies claim to have a great corporate culture, but at HOFER, we are certain of it. Do you tend to be a “fact checker”? Then you will like this information.

HOFER as an employer

Start your apprenticeship at HOFER

Are you interested in an apprenticeship with HOFER,
but still have questions?

Our apprenticeships page contains further information about our company’s vocational training, salary and career prospects!


Go to HOFER apprenticeships

Finding a job at HOFER in a few simple steps

Whether you’re applying to work in stores or administrative positions, an apprenticeship or a management role – our application process is always optimised for the respective career opportunity.

Fairness, transparency and professionalism are high priorities for us. Read more to learn what else we look for in your application.

Our application process

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Inside HOFER – blog

Learn more about HOFER as an employer in our blog and look behind the scenes of Austria’s most popular food retail company.

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Yanet, Expat: Foreign assignment in our GBC-Team


Yanet took the chance and moved from the USA to Austria for a foreign assignment. In this interview she tells us about her experiences so far, the challenges and much more about her life.

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From South Africa to Austria - Sean found his career-match at HOFER


The South African, Sean Smit, turned his life upside down in 2020. After months of strict lockdown in South Africa, he decided to change his life fundamentally. He discoverd a job ad from the International Management Holding of HOFER, applied for it and received a job offer. He moved to Austria with his partner and started his HOFER career in International Supply Chain Management in November 2020. Sean told us more about his life-changing decision in the following interview.

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Discover HOFER benefits that can save you money!


In addition to a wide range of career paths, HOFER offers numerous benefits to its employees. In this post, you will learn more about our employee benefits and how they can help you save money. We also asked three of our employees to share their favourite HOFER benefit.

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