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Are you ready to take the first step towards a challenging career in a business driven IT organization? To ensure we continue to keep and expand our leading position in our business we need skilled and ambitious Graduates who are willing to grow with us. As an IT Graduate at Salling Group you will join a professional and business driven IT organization in one of Denmark’s largest companies.

Career perspectives
We offer you a foundation for professional and personal growth where you will get a solid foundation to build an ambitious career. With your potential, drive and curiosity and our support our goal is to turn you into one of our future experts or managers within IT. Alternatively your knowledge and understanding of the business processes might open up challenging opportunities in other parts of Salling Group. 

We will offer you a permanent contract, so you are secured a job in Salling Group after your two years as a Graduate. 

Being a Graduate at Salling Group IT department
We will make sure we challenge you from day one and give you the opportunity to use your theoretical knowledge and transform this into analytical problem-solving by giving you daily tasks and project work with clear responsibilities for deliveries and deadlines. To ensure a good start in the IT Graduate Program you will be part of a comprehensive IT onboarding to understand the dependencies and collaboration across the departments. 

The program starts in September 2023 and is an intense sequence of continuous challenges providing you with a broad range of skills within the area of IT. Within the two-year program you will go through three rotations within our IT department. In each rotation, you will be given a position with clear responsibilities for assigned tasks. The flow and content of the rotations will be tailored individually to match your profile, aspirations and support your development as well as the business priorities.

Together with the other graduates you will participate in different learning modules to support your personal and professional development. You will be assigned a mentor in the individual rotations. During the program, you will be based at Salling Group’s headquarter in Aarslev near Aarhus.

Your profile
We are looking for the right mix of personal and professional skills. If you can identify with the skills outlined below, then you might be our next IT Graduate.

Professional skills
•    You have recently graduated or are about to graduate with a master´s degree
•    You have relevant work experience either gained during your studies or you have up to a maximum of one year’s full time experience after your graduation
•    You have excellent language skills in English – fluent both spoken and written

Personal skills
•    You are ambitious, goal oriented and highly motivated and committed to succeed
•    You have analytical skill with the ability to understand complex problems and identify alternative solutions
•    You are able to deliver high-quality results on time and thrives in a role with many different stakeholders
•    You have above average communicational skills and an open mind allowing you to work and communicate with colleagues in many departments
•    You might have a natural interest and curiosity about emerging technologies and/or retail

Recruitment process
Salling Group uses analysis and profiling tools as part of our recruitment and assessment process. If we find your background and application interesting we will invite you to take part in the assessment for the graduate position.  

Please send your application through the link on this page as soon as possible and no later than  the 5th of March. On the basis of application, profile and tests results, final candidates will be invited to participate in an IT Network Night on the 14th of March 2022. 

After the IT Network Night we will select a few candidates and invite them to a job interview, afterwards we will select 2 candidates who will be our IT Graduates starting September 1st 2023.

Would you like to know more?
You are invited for an informal Open House at Salling Group Headquarters in Aarhus on the 28th of February from 14.00-17.00. Come and learn about Salling Group, the IT Department, the technological landscape, the IT Graduate Program and have a chance to network directly with our present and previous IT graduates.

Sign up by email to: latest on the 20th of February.

Should you have further questions feel free to contact Lars Mosbek, Group Senior Director IT Operations at +45 29 63 06 33.

About Salling Group
At Salling Group we care about everyday life. We do so by offering more sustainable solutions, the best customer value, job opportunities for all and support to good causes through our owners, the Salling Foundations. We are one of Denmark’s largest companies with 1700 stores in 3 countries. Every day, more than 60.000 employees across Denmark, Germany and Poland are seeking to deliver the best possible shopping experience to the 10 million customers we service every week.

The desire to innovate and change to the benefit of the customers is our main goal in Salling Group. It is part of the company’s heritage to rethink retail, and Salling Group will continue to strive for setting new standards for the industry – both abroad and at home.

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Salling Group A/S is Denmark's largest retailer, with a market share of 34.9%. It owns several chains of stores - Netto, Føtex, Bilka and Salling.

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