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JumpStart Customer Associate - Spring or Summer 2023



Who are we? 

At Koch Industries, our mission is to help people improve their lives by making and innovating valuable products and services. But Koch Industries isn’t just Koch. We have a variety of companies that work in many industries and create thousands of essential products that you use every day. Industry leaders like Georgia-Pacific, Invista, and Guardian manufacture many of the materials that go into your home. We even have companies who create transformative technology and fuel transportation, like Infor, Molex and Flint Hills Resources! 

At Koch, we believe that everyone should be an entrepreneur no matter what role they are in. As an intern, co-op or new graduate, there are countless opportunities for you to be challenged, have your voice heard and gain real experience within our companies. Sound exciting? Do you want to be a part of meaningful work? Kick start your career with us by applying today!  

This role will be at Georgia-Pacific, one of the world’s leading makers of tissue, pulp, packaging, and building products. You may recognize our household brands, such as Brawny® paper towels, Quilted Northern® bath tissue and Dixie® cups and tableware.  


From the time we were founded in 1927, Georgia-Pacific has never stopped growing. We started in a single building in Augusta, Georgia, and now have more than 300 Georgia-Pacific locations around the world. Through all the ups and downs of the past century, we have kept one eye on tomorrow, watching for opportunities to grow with customers and expand into new industries and markets. 


What You Will Do In Your Role 

This full-time training program with Georgia Pacific is a unique program across various capabilities including sales, category management, customer planning & customer service. The core program focuses on business and capability training where participants take a deep dive into the business, selling strategies, and bundle product assortments across both Retail and Away-From-Home. In this program, you will gain organizational connectivity and work on strategic projects aligned with key business needs. 

Following the core program is a cross functional rotation. Upon completion, and/or during the cross functional rotations, you will transition into a permanent role that best complements your skillset, and fill real business needs across geographic areas where there is current demand. 

As a global company spanning multiple industries and offering limitless opportunities for growth, we offer an opportunity to launch your sales career with us with a focus on the future. Entry level professionals at Koch companies learn about our unique Principle-Based Management culture, while applying their skills working alongside experienced employees to solve real problems and offer insights that benefit society through improving our products and services. 

We are hiring JumpStart Customer Associates at our Atlanta, GA location for Spring or Summer 2023 with permanent placement location to be determined depending on business need. 

The Experience You Will Bring: 


  • Eligible candidates will be available for full time employment by May 2023. 
  • Able to work in the U.S. without sponsorship. 


  • Preferred candidates will have a passion for serving our customers.

  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office including the ability to design templates, queries, tables, forms and reports is highly desired. 

 At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy. 


Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter. 


Want to Learn More? 


Let’s keep the conversation going! Visit our website and connect with us on LinkedIn to learn more information about the Koch Companies. 


Salary and Benefits Commensurate with Experience. Equal Opportunity Employer. Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test. This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf 


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