Students & Graduates

Still studying or already graduated?

Get early insight into an international company.

Did you know that lots of our colleagues started their careers at Dr. Oetker as interns, working students, thesis students, gap year students, or even trainees? We offer you the opportunity to get a deep insight into our company and explore various fields of work whilst still a student. Curious? Then see for yourself.

Choose your next step

Opportunities for students

From theory to practice. We offer students exciting opportunities to gain valuable experience early on. Why wait until you graduate? You can join our international team today and work on exciting and ambitious projects while completing your studies. This will help you develop your knowledge and give you the opportunity to establish valuable contacts within the company. We are here to support you with your first career step.

Join Dr. Oetker as a trainee

Cross-departmental collaboration with national and international colleagues, an assignment abroad lasting several months, individual placement planning, and the opportunity to develop yourself further and build an extensive network – our 18-month international trainee program will open doors for you. Plus, you’ll have the opportunity to interact with our large trainee community! Towards the end of the program, you will work with your fellow trainees on a strategic project, which you’ll present to the management.

Your direct entry at Dr. Oetker

Did you find the perfect position for your entry at Dr. Oetker? Then we look forward to your application. Personal onboarding and on-the-job training will give you the best preparation for your role so you can contribute your know-how right from the start.
If you have a first-rate apprenticeship or university degree, have specialist knowledge, and are highly motivated, we look forward to getting to know you. As a global company, we offer a wide range of opportunities – including international prospects. Show us what you're made of. Click here to visit our job portal.

Dr. Oetker Leyland Employees

First-hand experience

“The Dr. Oetker trainee program offers exciting tasks, variety, internationality, a collaborative culture, and a strong network. This makes it the perfect place to start your career." – Leonie Remter, International Trainee Supply Chain - Logistics

"The Oetker Group's gap year program opened the door for me: I was accepted into the Stay-in-Touch program and wrote my master's thesis with Dr. Oetker. I then joined Controlling on a permanent basis." – Timo Stork, Professional Reporting & Business Intelligence

“I choose my different placements in the company. Whether in Marketing, Field Sales or abroad – at Dr. Oetker I have the chance to gain insights." – Lara Horsmann, International Trainee Commercial Marketing

"I came to get a taste of the practical side of things and stayed because of the team spirit. Open and supportive cooperation is very important here. We work together ambitiously – both in teams and independently." – Victoria Pohl, Professional Process & Recruiting

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