Retail salesperson (m/f/d)

Kaufmann im Einzelhandel (m/w/d)

Do you like advising clients on sales decisions and liaising with customers? Are you also interested in commercial relations and our products?
Then training as a retail salesperson at the House of 4711 in Cologne is just the thing for you.

Your role

As a retail salesperson, you will support all the activities in the House of 4711, such as:

  • Advising on and selling goods
  • Ordering goods
  • Designing the sales areas
  • Commercial activities, e.g. planning staff schedules and handling correspondence

What you can offer

  • Interest in business activities
  • Communication skills and approachability
  • Attention to detail and flexibility

The key facts

How long does the training take?

Your training lasts a total of three years.


What level of education do you need?

You should have the "Fachoberschulreife" (entrance qualification for a technical college) or have graduated from a commercial college.

What does your final examination involve?

At the end of your training, you will complete your final examination at the Chamber of Industry and Commerce. Exam preparation courses will fully prepare you for this.


What we can offer you


Hiring guarantee

If your performance is good, we guarantee you a full-time position.


Above-average training remuneration

Through the IG Bergbau, Chemie, Energie (trade union) collective agreement, you will receive an above-average training allowance as well as Christmas and holiday pay.



Upon successful completion of your training with good performance, your diligence will be rewarded with a bonus.


Travel abroad

During your training with us, you will have the opportunity to go abroad, taking part in the Erasmus Plus programme.


Induction days with introductory seminar

Our exciting induction days help you all get to know each other at the start of your training period. Expect great activities and lots of fun.


Trainee projects

With trainee projects, such as shooting a training video, you have the opportunity to have a positive influence on dalli with your creativity.


Foreign language development

We will offer you the opportunity to develop your language skills.


Exam preparation courses

You will participate in exam preparation courses for your final exam.

Your prospects

So, you've successfully completed your training? Then nothing stands in the way of being hired. After your training, you can come and work in our House of 4711.
What's more, you can also continue to develop through our continuing education courses. This means that you have many more opportunities even after your training has finished.


Any other questions? We can answer them!