International Paper in North America

Global Supply Chain

LAUNCH: Learning and Understanding for New Colleagues and Hires

International Paper makes products people depend on every day. As a global leader in the packaging and paper industry, we link people to products by making what matters to an interconnected world. For these products to reach our customers, it takes a talented team of supply chain professionals. Our Global Supply Chain organization is responsible for sourcing, procurement, production and distribution planning, transportation, logistics, customer service and more. 


  
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Training and Development:

At IP, we are serious about engaging, developing and challenging supply chain professionals. Our commitment to ongoing learning is called Supply Chain University (SCU). SCU is comprised of the systems, processes and methods we use to develop our supply chain talent. LAUNCH is our program for the first three years of your supply chain development. As a LAUNCH participant, you will:

  • Participate in face-to-face and virtual training events that focus on supply chain skills and professional and personal development
  • Visit IP manufacturing facilities to see the supply chain in action
  • Network with supply chain leaders from across the company
  • Interact with other recent college grads and build a community of colleagues as a resource
  • View our Year One Calendar for a more detailed look at your first year in the program


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Entry-level Career Opportunities

No two global supply chain career paths are the same at International Paper. Entry-level opportunities include:

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Account Executive

Account Executive

Fiber Supply Associate

Fiber Supply Associate

Global Sourcing Associate

Global Sourcing Associate

Process Specialist

Process Specialist

Replenishment Planner

Replenishment Planner

Supply Planner

Supply Planner

Transportation Planner

Transportation Planner

Who We Recruit

We are looking for students completing a minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Business, Forestry, Industrial Engineering or related field with: 

  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Strong communication, analytical, interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Ability to work under pressure, handling multiple tasks and projects in a fast-paced environment
  • Self-starter as demonstrated by prior internship or work experience and/or involvement in campus activities and student organizations
  • High proficiency in Microsoft® Office products




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How can we help you?

International Paper is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, religion, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, genetic information or any other status protected by law.

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Job openings and applicant inquiries: na.recruiting@ipaper.com