Administrative specialist or IT specialist

Apprenticeship openings in our Corporate Office

Our Corporate Office also trains apprentices, based on demand. While apprenticeships in stores focus on the skills of retail specialists, the Corporate Office offers training opportunities for administrative specialists or IT specialists in system technology. This section contains further details on the two job descriptions.

Professional training to become an administrative specialist

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In your three apprenticeship years, you will learn to work with various computer programs, answer e-mail, interact with other departments and coordinate with suppliers and partners. You will not only be responsible for processing correspondence, but will also coordinate and organise meetings. In addition, you will create statistics, presentations and documents.


You have good communication skills and are:

  • able to work in a team and independent
  • reliable and helpful
  • well-organised and friendly
  • willing to learn and committed

Qualifications you need:

  • completed secondary school with positive reviews/good marks
  • familiarity with MS Office
  • broad interests
  • pleasant personality

Professional training to become an IT specialist

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In your four apprenticeship years, you will learn to become a competent point of contact to support our employees with their IT needs. You will support users with application questions as well as analyse and resolve technical problems. You will quickly become a pro at installing, configuring and checking hardware and software. As a special aspect of your IT apprenticeship at HOFER, you will be collaborating with national and international departments.


Ideal for people who:

  • enjoy working in a team
  • are motivated and ambitious
  • have good technical understanding
  • are ready to learn

Qualifications you need:

  • completed secondary school with positive reviews/good marks
  • skilled handling of PCs
  • enthusiasm and interest in IT
  • friendly personality

Conditions we offer to apprentices in the Corporate Office:

  • above-average apprenticeship salary
  • participation in annual team events
  • structured onboarding and supportive mentoring
  • career prospects in a large, innovative company
  • bonus for completing the apprenticeship with good marks
  • EUR 1000 HOFER travel coupon for the best apprenticeship exam
  • option to earn a school-leaving certificate parallel to the apprenticeship
  • pleasant work atmosphere in a friendly team
  • secure job prospects with a well-established, dependable employer

Find out more about our current apprenticeship openings!

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