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Aldi careers and training schemes

We're a leading global retailer and one of the world's largest privately owned companies. We have an individual approach to business which demands exceptional standards of management, if you meet these standards your career could grow as quickly as this company has.


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The Company

A tale of unrivalled success. That's the Aldi story, with over 7,000 stores worldwide and continuing expansion throughout Europe, North America and Australia.

And the prospects for the future are hugely exciting as we continue to make a major investment in new stores, logistics and, most importantly, in people.

But this success relies on the quality of our people, starting with the recruitment of this country's brightest graduate talent.


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Live Jobs

Job title Location Salary
Aldi - Area Managers Nationwide £41,000 + benefits

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Interview Reviews

Area Manager - Aldi at Aldi

 4.4 / 5 added 28 October 2014

1. Online application This included employment history, and questions like where you have obtained leadership skills, etc. Very straightforward. 2. Group interview Around 12 of us in a room. Started off…

Area Manager - Aldi at Aldi

 4.6 / 5 added 27 March 2014

The application was in various stages. 1: Online application and competency based questionnaire. This was your average competency questionnaire ('Give an example of when you demonstrated leadership?' etc), along with questions…

Area Manager - Aldi at Aldi

 3.7 / 5 added 25 November 2013

filled out application form, attached my CV and Covering letter. was called to assessment for a group interview. had a chance to introduce myself. followed by a presentation (2 min) about…

Area Manager - Aldi at Aldi

 4.6 / 5 added 14 October 2013

In the second interview, the relaxed theme continued. It was a run through of my CV and family history along with a few pressure points where I was pressed.…


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Training & Profiles

This is a graduate training programme with a difference. It throws you straight in at the deep end of retailing and it covers every aspect of management; from store operations to financial administration, from logistics to property management.

Of course, you won't be left to 'sink-or-swim', there is a full support system in place - a team that will do everything to make you a success and achieve your full potential. You'll start in store and be managing one within weeks.

You'll apply your leadership skills, commercial awareness, technical and management ability directly. And, as and when you're ready, we'll give you a multi- million pound area of 4 to 6 stores to run as if you owned it.


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Case Study

Dilip Patel Aldi 2013

Name: Dilip Patel
Role: Area Manager
Joined: February 2010

"Aldi is a company that thrives from people giving 100% in every single task they do. Candidates have to be sure that they have the right attitude to work for the company. Having the skill set is one thing, but having the right attitude is another. At Aldi you need to have a ‘can do’ attitude and have self-motivation to carry out the job."


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Information & FAQ

Qualifications are important, but determination, competitiveness and team skills are vital. Within a few months you could be managing four to six Aldi stores, so you’ll also need to be able to take on real responsibility.

If you’re motivated and ambitious, then you never know; one day you might wake up realising you’ve landed a career that is second to none.

Graduate Area Manager - £41,000 salary rising to £67,750 after four years

Fully expensed Audi A4.

Opportunity for directorship within 5 years.

International secondment opportunities.

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Online application

Annual vacancies

80-120 Annual

Location

  • National

Job dates:

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Ongoing

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Ongoing

Sectors

Benefits

  • Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Company car

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